Minerals Resource Rent Tax Repeal and Other Measures Bill 2013 [No. 2]

Type
Government
Portfolio
Treasury 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Before Reps 
Parliament no
44
Summary
The bill: repeals the
Minerals Resource Rent Tax Act 2012
,
Minerals Resource Rent Tax (Imposition—Customs) Act 2012
,
Minerals Resource Rent Tax (Imposition—Excise) Act 2012
  and
Minerals Resource Rent Tax (Imposition—General) Act 2012
; amends the:
Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
  and
Income Tax (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997
  to provide that companies can carry tax losses forward to use as a deduction for a future year;
Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
  to: amend the instant asset write-off threshold provisions for small business entities; provide that motor vehicle purchases made by small business entities will be treated as normal business assets for depreciation purposes; and provide that geothermal energy exploration and prospecting expenditure are no longer immediately deductible;
Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992
  to delay increases in the superannuation guarantee rate for a two-year period;
Superannuation (Government Co-contribution for Low Income Earners) Act 2003
  to abolish the low income superannuation contribution;
Social Security Act 1991
  and
Social Security (Administration) Act 1999
  to abolish the income support bonus payment; and
A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999
,
A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999
,
Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
  and
Social Security (Administration) Act 1999
  to abolish the schoolkids bonus payment; and makes consequential amendments to 13 Acts. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
23 Jun 2014Introduced and read a first time
23 Jun 2014Second reading moved
26 Jun 2014Second reading debate
26 Jun 2014Second reading agreed to
26 Jun 2014Third reading agreed to
Senate
07 Jul 2014Introduced and read a first time
07 Jul 2014Second reading moved
14 Jul 2014Second reading debate
15 Jul 2014Second reading debate
17 Jul 2014Second reading debate
17 Jul 2014Second reading agreed to
17 Jul 2014Committee of the Whole debate

Amendment details: 2 Opposition and 2 Palmer United Party agreed to
17 Jul 2014Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
18 Jul 2014Consideration of Senate message

Details: House disagreed to Senate amendments
Senate
18 Jul 2014Consideration of House of Reps message

Details: Senate insisted on its amendments

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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.

Proposed amendments

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