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Appropriation Bill (No. 6) 2019-2020


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Finance

Summary

Introduced with the Coronavirus Economic Response Package (Payments and Benefits) Bill 2020, Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus (Measures No. 2) Bill 2020 and Appropriation Bill (No. 5) 2019-2020 to respond to the economic impacts of the coronavirus, the bill appropriates money out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund for certain expenditure, in addition to the appropriations provided for by the Supply Act (No. 2) 2019-2020, the Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2019-2020, the Appropriation Act (No. 4) 2019-2020 and the Appropriation (Coronavirus Economic Response Package) Act (No. 2) 2019-2020.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 08/04/20  
Second reading moved 08/04/20  
Second reading debate 08/04/20  
Second reading agreed to 08/04/20  
Consideration in detail debate 08/04/20  
Third reading agreed to 08/04/20  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 08/04/20  
Second reading moved 08/04/20  
Second reading debate 08/04/20  
Second reading agreed to 08/04/20  
Committee of the Whole debate 08/04/20  
Third reading agreed to 08/04/20  
     
Finally passed both Houses 08/04/20  
Assent 09/04/20 Act no: 40 - Year: 2020
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (13/05/2020): Senate Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills; Scrutiny Digest 6 of 2020
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)