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  • Pregnancy Counselling (Truth in Advertising) Bill 2006 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    07 Dec 2006 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha;TROETH, Sen Judith;NETTLE, Kerry;BROWN, Sen Carol 
    Summary
    Prohibits misleading or deceptive advertising or notification of pregnancy counselling services. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Privacy (Extension to Political Acts and Practices) Amendment Bill 2006 [2008]

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    Date
    22 Jun 2006 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Privacy Act 1988
    to remove the exemption in the Act for political acts and practices. 

    Bill

  • Same-Sex Marriages Bill 2006 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    15 Jun 2006 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha;BARTLETT, Andrew 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Marriage Act 1961
    to ensure that same-sex marriages are given equal status to heterosexual marriages, including repealing the definition of ‘marriage’ as the union between a man and a woman and repealing provisions which prevent same-sex marriages entered into under the law of another country from being recognised in Australia. 

    Bill

  • Transparent Advertising and Notification of Pregnancy Counselling Services Bill 2005

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    23 Jun 2005 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha 
    Summary
    Prohibits misleading or deceptive advertising or notification of pregnancy counselling services. 

    Bill

  • Taxation Laws Amendment (Scholarships) Bill 2005 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    21 Jun 2005 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Income Tax Assessment Act 1997
    ,
    Social Security Act 1991
    and
    Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986
    to: abolish the distinction between full-time and part-time scholarships and make all scholarships which satisfy certain criteria tax free; and extend the exemption for fee-waiver, fee-pay and Commonwealth Learning Scholarships from the social security personal income test to University Equity Scholarships. 

    Bill

  • Textbook Subsidy Bill 2003 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    18 Jun 2003 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha 
    Summary
    Extends the Educational Textbook Subsidy Scheme beyond 30 June 2004 (when it was due to lapse). 

    Bill

  • Workplace Relations Amendment (Paid Maternity Leave) Bill 2002 [2004]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    16 May 2002 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha 
    Summary
    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. 

    Bill

  • Ministers of State (Post-Retirement Employment Restrictions) Bill 2002 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    13 Mar 2002 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha;MURRAY, Andrew 
    Summary
    Regulates certain pre and post-retirement conduct of, and places post-retirement employment restrictions on, ministers and ministerial advisers; and includes offence and penalty provisions. 

    Bill

  • Republic (Consultation of the People) Bill 2001 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    26 Sep 2001 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha 
    Summary
    Provides for electors to be consulted, at the same time as the next House of Representatives general election, on whether Australia should become a republic and on whether they should vote again, if applicable, to choose from different republic models. 

    Bill

  • Constitution Alteration (Appropriations for the Ordinary Annual Services of the Government) 2001 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    26 Jun 2001 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha;MURRAY, Andrew 
    Summary
    Amends the Constitution to ensure that if the Senate fails to pass a proposed law appropriating revenue or moneys for the ordinary annual services of the government in respect of that year, an amount of money is appropriated for those services equal to the amount appropriated for those services in the preceding year. 

    Bill

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