Dental Benefits Amendment Bill 2012

Type
Government
Portfolio
Health and Ageing
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
43
Summary
Amends the
Dental Benefits Act 2008
to: establish a framework for the Child Dental Benefits Schedule to extend eligibility for subsidised dental care to children at least two years of age but under 18 years of age from 1 January 2014; and enable different monetary caps to apply to different groups of persons or different groups of services.

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Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 12 Sep 2012
Second reading moved 12 Sep 2012
Second reading debate 19 Sep 2012
Second reading debate 09 Oct 2012
Second reading debate 10 Oct 2012
Referred to Federation Chamber 10 Oct 2012
Second reading agreed to 10 Oct 2012
Reported from Federation Chamber 11 Oct 2012
Third reading agreed to 11 Oct 2012
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11 Oct 2012
Second reading moved 11 Oct 2012
Second reading debate 31 Oct 2012
Second reading debate 19 Nov 2012
Second reading debate 22 Nov 2012
Second reading debate 26 Nov 2012
Second reading agreed to 26 Nov 2012
Third reading agreed to 26 Nov 2012
Text of bill as passed both Houses 26 Nov 2012
Assent
  • Act no.: 183
  • Year: 2012
10 Dec 2012

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • 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

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changed to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either theĀ Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.

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