Tax Laws Amendment (2005 Measures No. 1) Bill 2005

Originating house
House of Representatives 
Parliament no
Amends the:
Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act 1986
  in relation to exemptions for employer-provided remote area housing, relocation consultant costs and certain work-related items;
Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
  to: set maximum periods over which deductions for the decline in value of buses, light commercial vehicles, trucks and truck trailers; and introduce a mature age worker tax offset; and
A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999
  to ensure that the goods and services tax applies to transactions involving non-residents who supply options or rights to things which are connected with Australia. 

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House of Representatives
10 Feb 2005Introduced and read a first time
10 Feb 2005Second reading moved
16 Feb 2005Second reading agreed to
16 Feb 2005Third reading agreed to
07 Mar 2005Introduced and read a first time
07 Mar 2005Second reading moved
23 Jun 2005Second reading agreed to
23 Jun 2005Committee of the Whole debate

Amendment details: 8 Government agreed to
23 Jun 2005Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
23 Jun 2005Consideration of Senate message

Details: House agreed to Senate amendments

29 Jun 2005Assent

Act no.: 77

Year: 2005

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  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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