Income Tax Rates Amendment (Research and Development) Bill 2011

Originating house
House of Representatives 
Parliament no
Introduced with the Tax Laws Amendment (Research and Development) Bill 2010, the bill amends the
Income Tax Rates Act 1986
  to provide that the rate of additional income tax payable on all or part of a recoupment for research and development activities is 10 per cent. 

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House of Representatives
30 Sep 2010Introduced and read a first time
30 Sep 2010Second reading moved
22 Nov 2010Second reading debate
22 Nov 2010Second reading agreed to
22 Nov 2010Third reading agreed to
23 Nov 2010Introduced and read a first time
23 Nov 2010Second reading moved
22 Aug 2011Second reading debate
22 Aug 2011Second reading agreed to
22 Aug 2011Committee of the Whole debate
23 Aug 2011Committee of the Whole debate

Requests details: 1 Government agreed to
House of Representatives
24 Aug 2011Consideration of Senate message

Details: House made Senate requested amendment
24 Aug 2011Third reading agreed to

24 Aug 2011Text of bill as passed both Houses
08 Sep 2011Assent

Act no.: 92

Year: 2011

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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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