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Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Amendment Act 2007

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  • - C2007A00043
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Act No. 43 of 2007 as made
An Act to amend the Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997, and for related purposes
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Originating Bill: Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Amendment Bill 2007
Registered 12 Apr 2007
Date of Assent 10 Apr 2007
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Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Amendment Act 2007

 

No. 43, 2007

 

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997                                                                   3

 


 

 

Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Amendment Act 2007

No. 43, 2007

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997, and for related purposes

[Assented to 10 April 2007]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Amendment Act 2007.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on 1 July 2007.

3  Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.


 

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Act 1997

1  Subsection 5(1)

After “169(1B)”, insert “or 185LD(3)”.

2  After paragraph 6(1)(aa)

Insert:

                   (ab)  is the administrator of a debt agreement under Part IX of the Bankruptcy Act 1966; or

3  After subsection 6(1A)

Insert:

          (1B)  Charge is not payable by a person in the person’s capacity as administrator of a debt agreement under Part IX of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 if the person is the debtor to whom the debt agreement relates.

4  Application of amendments

The amendments made by this Schedule apply in relation to a debt agreement made as the result of the acceptance of a debt agreement proposal given to the Official Receiver on or after 1 July 2007.


 

 

 [Minister’s second reading speech made in—

House of Representatives on 15 February 2007

Senate on 20 March 2007]

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