Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment Bill 2013

Type
Government
Portfolio
Education 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
44
Summary
Amends the
Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000
  to: clarify the arrangements for refunds of pre-paid tuition fees by registered providers to overseas students as a result of a default; enable the minister to make a legislative instrument to stipulate the methods of calculation for refunds to students in the case of default for the reason of visa refusal or where there is no written agreement in place; and amend the title of the National Code. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
04 Dec 2013Introduced and read a first time
04 Dec 2013Second reading moved
11 Feb 2014Second reading debate
11 Feb 2014Second reading agreed to
11 Feb 2014Third reading agreed to
Senate
12 Feb 2014Introduced and read a first time
12 Feb 2014Second reading moved
13 Feb 2014Second reading debate
13 Feb 2014Second reading agreed to
13 Feb 2014Third reading agreed to


13 Feb 2014Text of bill as passed both Houses
28 Feb 2014Assent

Act no.: 2

Year: 2014

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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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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