Supplementary Order Paper No 9

No 9

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Rates Rebate (Retirement Village Residents) Amendment Bill

Proposed amendment

Hon Ruth Dyson, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 2

Replace clause 2 (page 1, lines 5 to 7) with:

2 Commencement

This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent, but only for the purpose of rates in a rating year that begins on or after 1 July 2018.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper provides that the Bill it amends will come into force only for rates assessed on and after 1 July 2018. This ensures that the Bill does not have retrospective effect.

Departmental disclosure statement

The Department of Internal Affairs considers that a departmental disclosure statement is not required to be prepared for this Supplementary Order Paper.