09 May 2007
House of Representatives
Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Social Security Act 1991,
Social Security (Administration) Act 1999,
Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986,
Income Tax Assessment Act 1936 and
Income Tax Assessment Act 1997 to: provide one-off payments to certain older Australians, veterans and carers; provide one-off compensation payments in respect of certain World War Two internments; increase the amount of funeral benefits payable in respect of veterans and the rate of certain veterans’ pensions; and extend backdating periods in relation to war widow and widower pensions.