National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill 2013

Type
Government
Portfolio
Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
43
Summary
Establishes a framework for the National Disability Insurance Scheme by: setting out the objects and principles of the scheme, including people with disability being given choice and control over the care and support they receive, and giving effect to certain obligations under the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; providing for the establishment and functions of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Launch Transition Agency, including implementing the scheme from July 2013; and providing for a review of the operation of the Act after a two-year period. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
29 Nov 2012Introduced and read a first time
29 Nov 2012Second reading moved
06 Feb 2013Second reading debate
07 Feb 2013Second reading debate
11 Feb 2013Second reading debate
12 Feb 2013Second reading debate
13 Feb 2013Second reading debate
14 Feb 2013Second reading debate
12 Mar 2013Second reading debate
13 Mar 2013Second reading debate
14 Mar 2013Second reading debate
14 Mar 2013Second reading agreed to
14 Mar 2013Consideration in detail debate

Amendment details: 77 Government agreed to
14 Mar 2013Third reading agreed to
Senate
18 Mar 2013Introduced and read a first time
18 Mar 2013Second reading moved
18 Mar 2013Second reading debate
19 Mar 2013Second reading debate
20 Mar 2013Second reading debate
20 Mar 2013Second reading agreed to
20 Mar 2013Committee of the Whole debate

Amendment details: 16 Government and 1 Australian Greens agreed to
20 Mar 2013Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
21 Mar 2013Message from Senate reported
21 Mar 2013Consideration of Senate message

Details: House agreed to Senate amendments


21 Mar 2013Text of bill as passed both Houses
28 Mar 2013Assent

Act no.: 20

Year: 2013

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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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