- 16 May 2002
- Not Proceeding
- STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha
- Amends the
Workplace Relations Act 1996 to provide for a system of paid maternity leave, including provision for a government funded basic maternity payment, for employees not employed by Commonwealth, State or Territory governments; and
A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999 to provide that women who receive this new maternity payment will be ineligible for the existing maternity allowance and maternity immunisation allowance.