Family Law Amendment (Annuities) Bill 2004

Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General 
Originating house
Senate 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
41
Summary
Amends the
Family Law Act 1975
  to extend the regime by which future superannuation payments can be split on marriage breakdown or divorce, to certain superannuation-like annuity products. Also contains application provisions. 

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Progress

Senate
17 Nov 2004Introduced and read a first time
17 Nov 2004Second reading moved
29 Nov 2004Second reading debate
30 Nov 2004Second reading agreed to
30 Nov 2004Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
30 Nov 2004Introduced and read a first time
08 Dec 2004Second reading moved
09 Dec 2004Second reading agreed to
09 Dec 2004Third reading agreed to


15 Dec 2004Assent

Act no.: 153

Year: 2004

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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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