Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Jobs Path: Prepare, Trial, Hire) Bill 2016

Type
Government
Portfolio
Employment
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Senate
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the: Social Security Act 1991 and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to provide that fortnightly incentive payments made to young job seekers undertaking internships under the Youth Jobs PaTH do not affect social security payments or veterans’ entitlements; and Social Security (Administration) Act 1999 to provide that young job seekers employed by a Youth Jobs PaTH employer may have their social security payments suspended rather than cancelled in certain circumstances.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13 Oct 2016
Second reading moved 13 Oct 2016
Second reading debate 08 Nov 2016
Second reading debate 10 Nov 2016
Second reading debate 22 Nov 2016
Second reading debate 23 Nov 2016
Second reading agreed to 23 Nov 2016
Consideration in detail debate 23 Nov 2016
Third reading agreed to 23 Nov 2016
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 24 Nov 2016
Second reading moved 24 Nov 2016
Second reading debate 13 Feb 2017

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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

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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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Schedules of amendments

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