Aged Care Amendment (2008 Measures No. 1) Bill 2008

Type
Government
Portfolio
Health and Ageing 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
42
Summary
Amends the
Aged Care Act 1997
,
Aged Care (Bond Security) Act 2006
  and
Aged Care (Bond Security) Levy Act 2006
  to: simplify the fees and charges paid by residents of aged care facilities and the subsidies paid by the Commonwealth Government for residents who are unable to meet their own care and accommodation costs; broaden eligibility for community care grants for providers of Community Aged Care Packages and to providers of certain flexible care types; extend the application of aged care legislation to include Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands; and make technical amendments. 

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House of Representatives
13 Feb 2008Introduced and read a first time
13 Feb 2008Second reading moved
13 Feb 2008Second reading debate
13 Feb 2008Second reading agreed to
13 Feb 2008Third reading agreed to
Senate
14 Feb 2008Introduced and read a first time
14 Feb 2008Second reading moved
14 Feb 2008Second reading debate
14 Feb 2008Second reading agreed to
14 Feb 2008Third reading agreed to


18 Feb 2008Assent

Act no.: 1

Year: 2008

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Explanatory memoranda

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Text of bill

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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

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  • 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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