Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Cheaper Child Care) Bill 2022 [Provisions]

November 2022

© Commonwealth of Australia 2022
ISBN: 978-1-76093-438-5

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List of Recommendations


Chapter 1—Introduction

  Purpose of the bill
  Context of the bill
  The Child Care Subsidy
  Key provisions of the bill
  Financial implications
  Consideration by other parliamentary committees
  Conduct of the inquiry

Chapter 2—Key issues

  Broad support for the bill
  Improving the affordability of ECEC
  Increasing transparency in the ECEC sector
  Improving payment integrity and reducing fraud
  Other issues raised by stakeholders
  Committee view

Coalition Senators' additional comments

Australian Greens Senators' additional comments

  Workforce Issues
  Activity Test
  Affordability of ECEC
  Supply and Child Care Deserts

Appendix 1—Submissions and additional information

Appendix 2—Public hearing and witnesses

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Education and Employment Committees
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3521