Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Fees and Charges) Bill 2006

Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
41
Summary
Amends the:
Bankruptcy Act 1966
  and
Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997
  to facilitate implementation by the Insolvency and Trustee Service Australia of cost recovery arrangements by enabling the Minister to make legislative instruments to determine fees and charges;
Bankruptcy Act 1966
  to: remove possible impediments to electronic service delivery; and clarify and update certain provisions; and
Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997
  to provide for an annual payment by bankruptcy trustees of realisations charge and interest charge rather than a twice yearly payment. Also repeals the
Bankruptcy (Registration Charges) Act 1997

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House of Representatives
16 Feb 2006Introduced and read a first time
16 Feb 2006Second reading moved
29 Mar 2006Second reading agreed to
29 Mar 2006Third reading agreed to
Senate
29 Mar 2006Introduced and read a first time
29 Mar 2006Second reading moved
29 Mar 2006Second reading agreed to
29 Mar 2006Third reading agreed to


03 May 2006Assent

Act no.: 34

Year: 2006

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