Farm Household Support Amendment (Relief Measures) Bill (No. 1) 2019 [Provisions]

November 2019

© Commonwealth of Australia 2019
ISBN: 978-1-76093-014-1

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List of Recommendations

Chapter 1—Introduction and Background

  Referral of the inquiry
  Conduct of the inquiry
  Structure of the report
  Consideration by other committees
  Farm Household Allowance
  Review of the FHA program
  Farm Household Support Amendment Bill

Chapter 2—Key provisions and committee views

  Increasing the maximum payment time
  Expanded off-farm income offset threshold
  Lump sum relief payment
  Committee views

Additional comments from the Australian Labor Party

Appendix 1—Submissions

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3511