Education Services for Overseas Students (TPS Levies) Amendment Bill 2017

Type
Government
Portfolio
Education and Training
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
45

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Summary

Introduced with the Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment Bill 2017, the bill amends the Education Services for Overseas Students (TPS Levies) Act 2012 to: enable the minister to set the administrative and base fee components of the TPS levy by legislative instrument; allow an annual indexed amount to be applied to the dollar amounts for the administrative and base fee components worked out by the minister; set an upper limit which the minister cannot exceed in determining the administrative and base fee components; and require the minister to cause the amount of the indexed administrative and base fee components to be published in any manner he or she considers appropriate.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 10 Aug 2017
Second reading moved 10 Aug 2017
Second reading debate 05 Sep 2017
Referred to Federation Chamber 05 Sep 2017
Second reading debate 06 Sep 2017
Second reading agreed to 06 Sep 2017
Reported from Federation Chamber 06 Sep 2017
Third reading agreed to 06 Sep 2017
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 07 Sep 2017
Second reading moved 07 Sep 2017
Second reading debate 07 Sep 2017
Second reading agreed to 07 Sep 2017
Third reading agreed to 07 Sep 2017
Finally passed both Houses 07 Sep 2017
Assent
  • Act no: 98
  • Year: 2017
14 Sep 2017

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Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • 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

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changes to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either the Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

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