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Defence Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2020

Type
Government
Portfolio
Defence
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
46

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Summary

Amends the: Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme Act 2008 to extend the period after a member leaves the Australian Defence Force (ADF) within which they can access the Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme, from two to five years; Australian Defence Force Superannuation Act 2015 to enable former ADF members, who have provided at least 12 months of service, to continue to make contributions to their ADF Super accounts; and Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 to require ADF Super to obtain relevant insurance products for ADF Super members who are no longer serving in the ADF.

Progress

Bill progress
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13 Feb 2020
Second reading moved 13 Feb 2020
Second reading debate 14 May 2020
Second reading agreed to 14 May 2020
Third reading agreed to 14 May 2020
Bill progress
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 14 May 2020
Second reading moved 14 May 2020
Second reading debate 14 May 2020
Second reading agreed to 14 May 2020
Third reading agreed to 14 May 2020
Bill progress
Finally passed both Houses 14 May 2020
Assent
  • Act no: 45
  • Year: 2020
25 May 2020

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

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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

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.