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representatives vote 2014-06-25#6

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:21:52

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  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2014-06-25.115.1 motion] to read the bills for a second time. This means that they agree with the main idea of the bills and will now discuss them in more detail.(Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through to become law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here]. )
  • ''Background to the bills''
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5286 Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014] and related bills were introduced to index the rate of excise and excise-equivalent customs duty applying to fuels, including gaseous fuels, in line with changes in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The amount gained through this fuel indexation will be put into a special account created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5283 Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Bill 2014], which can only be used to fund road infrastructure.(Read more about the bills in the [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr5286_ems_1b0f9393-cfbc-49eb-a8d9-e75945e82404%22 explanatory memorandum] of the Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014.)
  • The two other related bills are:
  • * the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5285 Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014]; and
  • * the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5284 Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Bill 2014].
  • The majority voted in favour of a [motion](http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2014-06-25.115.1) to read the bills for a second time. This means that they agree with the main idea of the bills and will now discuss them in more detail.(Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through to become law [here](http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html). )
  • _Background to the bills_
  • The [Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5286) and related bills were introduced to index the rate of excise and excise-equivalent customs duty applying to fuels, including gaseous fuels, in line with changes in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The amount gained through this fuel indexation will be put into a special account created by the [Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Bill 2014](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5283), which can only be used to fund road infrastructure.(Read more about the bills in the [explanatory memorandum](http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr5286_ems_1b0f9393-cfbc-49eb-a8d9-e75945e82404%22) of the Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014.)
  • The two other related bills are:
  • - the [Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5285); and
  • - the [Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Bill 2014](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5284).
representatives vote 2014-06-25#6

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:16:59

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Description

  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2014-06-25.115.1 motion] to read the bills for a second time. This means that they agree with the main idea of the bills and will now discuss them in more detail.[1]
  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2014-06-25.115.1 motion] to read the bills for a second time. This means that they agree with the main idea of the bills and will now discuss them in more detail.(Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through to become law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here]. )
  • ''Background to the bills''
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5286 Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014] and related bills were introduced to index the rate of excise and excise-equivalent customs duty applying to fuels, including gaseous fuels, in line with changes in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The amount gained through this fuel indexation will be put into a special account created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5283 Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Bill 2014], which can only be used to fund road infrastructure.[2]
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5286 Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014] and related bills were introduced to index the rate of excise and excise-equivalent customs duty applying to fuels, including gaseous fuels, in line with changes in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The amount gained through this fuel indexation will be put into a special account created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5283 Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Bill 2014], which can only be used to fund road infrastructure.(Read more about the bills in the [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr5286_ems_1b0f9393-cfbc-49eb-a8d9-e75945e82404%22 explanatory memorandum] of the Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014.)
  • The two other related bills are:
  • * the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5285 Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014]; and
  • * the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5284 Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Bill 2014].
  • ''References''
  • * [1] Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through to become law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here].
  • * [2] Read more about the bills in the [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr5286_ems_1b0f9393-cfbc-49eb-a8d9-e75945e82404%22 explanatory memorandum] of the Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014.
representatives vote 2014-06-25#6

Edited by mackay

on 2014-07-25 19:09:53

Title

  • Bills — Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014, Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014, Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Bill 2014, Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Bill 2014; Second Reading
  • Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014 and related bills - Second Reading - Read a second time

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  • <p class="speaker">Ross Vasta</p>
  • <p>Pursuant to the resolution agreed to earlier, I will now put the question on the Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014 and three related bills. The question is:</p>
  • <p class="italic">That these bills be now read a second time.</p>
  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2014-06-25.115.1 motion] to read the bills for a second time. This means that they agree with the main idea of the bills and will now discuss them in more detail.[1]
  • ''Background to the bills''
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5286 Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014] and related bills were introduced to index the rate of excise and excise-equivalent customs duty applying to fuels, including gaseous fuels, in line with changes in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). The amount gained through this fuel indexation will be put into a special account created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5283 Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Special Account Bill 2014], which can only be used to fund road infrastructure.[2]
  • The two other related bills are:
  • * the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5285 Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014]; and
  • * the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5284 Fuel Indexation (Road Funding) Bill 2014].
  • ''References''
  • * [1] Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through to become law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here].
  • * [2] Read more about the bills in the [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr5286_ems_1b0f9393-cfbc-49eb-a8d9-e75945e82404%22 explanatory memorandum] of the Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Indexation) Bill 2014.
  • <p>The House divided. [17:02]</p>
  • <p>(The Deputy Speaker&#8212;Mr Vasta)</p>