Tax Laws Amendment (2012 Measures No. 5) Bill 2012

Originating house
House of Representatives 
Parliament no
Amends the:
Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
  to: expand the application of the conservation tillage refundable tax offset by providing that an eligible no-till seeder can comprise just the tool, or the combination of the cart and the tool; phase out the mature age worker tax offset from 1 July 2012 for taxpayers born on or after 1 July 1957; and include The Diamond Jubilee Trust Australia in the list of deductible gift recipients; and
A New Tax System (Wine Equalisation Tax) Act 1999
  to: provide that a wine producer will not be entitled to the wine equalisation tax producer rebate on other wine they use in manufacture, except where the producer of the other wine notifies the subsequent producer; and make technical amendments. 

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House of Representatives
19 Sep 2012Introduced and read a first time
19 Sep 2012Second reading moved
29 Oct 2012Second reading debate
30 Oct 2012Second reading debate
30 Oct 2012Second reading agreed to
30 Oct 2012Consideration in detail debate

Amendment details: 3 Government agreed to
30 Oct 2012Third reading agreed to
19 Nov 2012Introduced and read a first time
19 Nov 2012Second reading moved
22 Nov 2012Second reading debate
22 Nov 2012Second reading agreed to
22 Nov 2012Third reading agreed to

22 Nov 2012Text of bill as passed both Houses
10 Dec 2012Assent

Act no.: 184

Year: 2012

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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.

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Schedules of amendments

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