Inquiry into Family and Community Services and Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Income Streams) Bill 2004

Inquiry into Family and Community Services and Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Income Streams) Bill 2004

On 16 June 2004 the Senate, on the recommendation of the Selection of Bills Committee, referred the above Bill to the Committee. The Committee is due to report by 21 June 2004.

In recommending the reference of the Bill to the committee, the Selection of Bills Committee provided the following issues for consideration:

The Bill and Second reading speech may be accessed at:
http://www.aph.gov.au/ParlInfo/BillsNet/main.htm

The Government's policy paper outlining several measures to improve the accessibility, flexibility and integrity of the retirement income system is available at the following weblink:
http://demographics.treasury.gov.au/content/_download/flexible_retirement_income_system/flexible_retirement_income_system.pdf

Report

Submissions

Public Hearings

18 June 2004 Canberra Transcript (PDF 211KB)