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A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to taxation, veterans' entitlements and social security, and for related purposes.
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Registered 31 May 2007
Introduced HR 24 May 2007

2004‑2005‑2006‑2007

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Social Security Amendment (Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up for Australian Apprentices) Bill 2007

 

No.      , 2007

 

(Vocational and Further Education)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to taxation, veterans’ entitlements and social security, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up                                                             3

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                              3

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                            3

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986                                                                              3

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to taxation, veterans’ entitlements and social security, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Social Security Amendment (Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up for Australian Apprentices) Act 2007.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

1 July 2007.

1 July 2007

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

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 1Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up

  

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997

1  Section 11‑15 (table item headed “education”)

Before:

bursary, educational allowance etc......................................

51‑10 and 51‑35

insert:

Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up payment, recipient of.......

51‑10

2  Section 51‑10 (at the end of the table)

Add:

2.4

a recipient of a payment known as the Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up

the payment

none

3  Application of amendments

The amendments made by items 1 and 2 of this Schedule apply to assessments for the 2007‑08 income year and later income years.

Social Security Act 1991

4  After paragraph 8(8)(t)

Insert:

                    (ta)  a payment made by the Commonwealth known as the Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up to the person;

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

5  After paragraph 5H(8)(x)

Insert:

                  (xaa)  a payment made by the Commonwealth known as the Apprenticeship Wage Top‑Up to the person;