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Boosting Cash Flow for Employers (Coronavirus Economic Response Package) Bill 2020

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

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Summary

Part of a package of eight bills to respond to the economic impacts of the coronavirus, the bill provides for the Commissioner of Taxation to make cash flow boost payments to eligible entities comprising the first cash flow boost payments and the second cash flow boost payments.

Progress

Bill progress
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 23 Mar 2020
Second reading moved 23 Mar 2020
Second reading debate 23 Mar 2020
Second reading agreed to 23 Mar 2020
Consideration in detail debate 23 Mar 2020
Third reading agreed to 23 Mar 2020
Bill progress
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 23 Mar 2020
Second reading moved 23 Mar 2020
Second reading debate 23 Mar 2020
Second reading agreed to 23 Mar 2020
Committee of the Whole debate 23 Mar 2020
Third reading agreed to 23 Mar 2020
Bill progress
Finally passed both Houses 23 Mar 2020
Assent
  • Act no: 23
  • Year: 2020
24 Mar 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.