Crimes Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme—Worker Screening) Bill 2018

Type
Government
Portfolio
Social Services
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the Crimes Act 1914 to enable the convictions of persons who work, or seek to work, with people with disability in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) to be disclosed to, and taken into account by, Commonwealth, state and territory agencies in determining whether a person is suitable to work with people with disability in the NDIS.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 15 Feb 2018
Second reading moved 15 Feb 2018
Second reading debate 28 Feb 2018
Second reading agreed to 28 Feb 2018
Third reading agreed to 28 Feb 2018
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19 Mar 2018
Second reading moved 19 Mar 2018
Second reading debate 10 May 2018
Second reading agreed to 10 May 2018
Third reading agreed to 10 May 2018
Finally passed both Houses 10 May 2018
Assent
  • Act no: 33
  • Year: 2018
22 May 2018

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Proposed amendments

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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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