30 Oct 14 Repeal bills passed by House
On 29 October 2014, the following bills were passed by the House of Representatives without amendment:
- Omnibus Repeal Day (Spring 2014) Bill 2014
- Amending Acts 1970 To 1979 Repeal Bill 2014
- Statute Law Revision Bill (No 2) 2014
The Omnibus Repeal Day (Spring 2014) Bill 2014 is a whole of government initiative to amend or repeal legislation across nine portfolios, including Social Services, Treasury and Veteran Affairs. The Bill also includes measures that repeal redundant and spent Acts and provisions in Commonwealth Acts, and complements the measures included in the Statute Law Revision Bill (No 2) 2014 and the Amending Acts 1970-1979 Bill 2014. In total, the Bills will repeal over 666 Commonwealths Acts.
See 2014 TAXVINE No 39 (24 October 2014) for details of the taxation and related provisions affected by the Bills.
The Bills now proceed to the Senate.