National Rental Affordability Scheme Bill 2008

Type
Government
Portfolio
Housing 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
42
Summary
Introduced with the National Rental Affordability Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2008, the bill provides for regulations to prescribe the National Rental Affordability Scheme which will provide refundable tax offsets or cash payment incentives to providers of new dwellings on the condition that they are rented to low and moderate income households at 20 per cent below market rates. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
24 Sep 2008Introduced and read a first time
24 Sep 2008Second reading moved
15 Oct 2008Second reading debate
15 Oct 2008Referred to Main Committee
16 Oct 2008Second reading debate
21 Oct 2008Second reading debate
22 Oct 2008Second reading debate
23 Oct 2008Reported from Main Committee

Details: Bill returned for further consideration
23 Oct 2008Second reading agreed to
23 Oct 2008Third reading agreed to
Senate
10 Nov 2008Introduced and read a first time
10 Nov 2008Second reading moved
13 Nov 2008Second reading debate
24 Nov 2008Second reading debate
24 Nov 2008Second reading agreed to
24 Nov 2008Committee of the Whole debate
24 Nov 2008Third reading agreed to


25 Nov 2008Assent

Act no.: 121

Year: 2008

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

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Committee Information

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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.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

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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