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A Bill for an Act to amend the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in relation to the amount of a FEE-HELP debt, and for related purposes
Administered by: Education, Skills and Employment
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Registered 13 May 2021
Introduced HR 13 May 2021
Table of contents.

2019‑2020‑2021

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Higher Education Support Amendment (Extending the Student Loan Fee Exemption) Bill 2021

 

No.      , 2021

 

(Education, Skills and Employment)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in relation to the amount of a FEE‑HELP debt, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Extending the student loan fee exemption                                 3

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                       3

 

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in relation to the amount of a FEE‑HELP debt, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act is the Higher Education Support Amendment (Extending the Student Loan Fee Exemption) Act 2021.

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

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this Act

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3  Schedules

                   Legislation 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 1Extending the student loan fee exemption

  

Higher Education Support Act 2003

1  Subparagraph 137‑10(2)(b)(i)

Omit “30 June 2021”, substitute “31 December 2021”.

2  Subparagraph 137‑10(2)(b)(ia)

Omit “1 July 2021”, substitute “1 January 2022”.