Report

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Ending Carbon Tax Compensation) Bill 2017 [Provisions]

9 August 2017

© Commonwealth of Australia 2017
ISBN 978-1-76010-609-6

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MEMBERSHIP OF THE COMMITTEE (PDF 25KB)
LIST OF RECOMMENDATIONS (PDF 24KB)
Chapter 1 - Social Services Legislation Amendment (Ending Carbon Tax Compensation) Bill 2017 (PDF 162KB)

Purpose of the bill
Background
Financial implications
Conduct of the inquiry
Legislative scrutiny
Issues identified during the inquiry
Committee view

Australian Labor Party Senators' Dissenting Report (PDF 99KB)

Exacerbation of poverty in Australia
A two-tiered income support system
Carbon Tax justification
Adequacy of consideration by Government

Dissenting Report by the Australian Greens (PDF 25KB)

Creation of two-tiered system
Unfair reduction to inadequate income support payments
Inequity in treatment of carbon price compensation
Energy Prices
Conclusion

APPENDIX 1 - Submissions and additional information received by the Committee (PDF 14KB)
APPENDIX 2 - Public hearings (PDF 9KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3515
Fax: +61 2 6277 5829
community.affairs.sen@aph.gov.au