National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Small Amount Credit Contract and Consumer Lease Reforms) Bill 2019 (No. 2)

September 2020

© Commonwealth of Australia 2020
ISBN: 978-1-76093-119-3

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Acronyms and Abbreviations

Chapter 1—Introduction

  Referral of the inquiry
  Purpose of the bill
  Background
  Provisions of the bill
  Commencement
  Human rights implications
  Legislative scrutiny
  Regulatory impact and financial burden
  Conduct of the inquiry
  Acknowledgements

Chapter 2—Views on the bill

  Financial hardship, SACCs and consumer leases
  Views relating to the bill's SACC provisions
  Views relating to the bill's consumer lease provisions
  Views relating to provisions that apply to both SACCs and consumer leases

Dissenting Report : Labor and Centre Alliance Senators

  Introduction
  Government ignores evidence presented to the Committee
  Economic impacts of COVID-19 increases urgency
  Conclusion

Appendix 1—Submissions and additional information

Appendix 2—Public hearings

Committee Secretariat contact:

Senate Standing Committees on Economics
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3540
Fax: +61 2 6277 5719
economics.sen@aph.gov.au