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  1. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Paid Parental Leave Act 2010 (No. 104, 2010). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2010-06-15 | Date of entry into force: 2010-10-01 | AUS-2010-L-84645

    Chapter 1 - Introduction
    Chapter 2 - When parental leave pay is payable to a person
    Chapter 3 - Payment of parental leave pay
    Chapter 4 - Compliance and enforcement
    Chapter 5 - Review of decisions
    Chapter 6 - Miscellaneous

  2. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Paid Parental Leave (Consequential Amendments) Act 2010 (No. 105 of 2010). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2010-06-15 | AUS-2010-L-84646

    Provides for what amendments are to be made to a number of Acts following the adoption of the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010. These also include the following:
    - A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999
    - A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999
    - Data-matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990
    - Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act 1986
    - Income Tax Assessment Act 1936
    - Taxation Administration Act 1953

  3. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Family and Community Services Legislation Amendment (Family Assistance and Related Measures)Act 2005 (No. 61 of 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-06-26 | AUS-2005-L-73112

    Amends various Acts related to family assistance and community services, inter alia with respect to maternity benefits, including: New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999; New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999; Social Security Act 1991; Social Security (Administration) Act 1999; Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986;

  4. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Sex Discrimination Amendment (Pregnancy and Work) Act 2003 (No. 103 of 2003). - Act No. 103 of 2003

    Adoption: 2003-10-15 | AUS-2003-L-66157

    Amends subsections 5(1), 27(1) and 27(2) of Sex Discrimination Act 1984. Applies to situations such as job interviews. Provides for prohibition to aks a woman during job interview whether she is pregnant or intends to become pregnant if that information is requested in connection with determining whether to offer her employment.

  5. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Social Security Legislation Amendment (Family Measures) Act 1995 (No. 106 of 1995).

    Adoption: 1995-09-29 | AUS-1995-L-42560

    Amends Social Security Act 1991 in relation to family benefits. Schedule 1 provides amendments in relation to maternity allowance. Maternity allowance is not payable unless a person has reported his or her tax number to the Secretary. Schedule 2 provides amendments amalgamating the basic family payment and additional family payment. Schedule 3 stipulates new rates of calculation of family payment. Also amends the Data-Matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990, Income Tax Assessment Act 1936, Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986, Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989, Health Insurance Act 1973, and Social Security (Non-Budget Measures) Legislation Amendment Act 1995 in relation to family measures.

  6. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Australian Federal Police Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 1989. No. 153.

    Adoption: 1989-12-17 | AUS-1989-L-9856

    An Act to amend certain legislation relating to the Australian Federal Police and the Australian Protective Service Act 1987, in respect of, inter alia, term of appointments, reappointment after secondment or special leave, retirement benefits, temporary employment, and maternity benefit.

  7. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 1986. No. 54.

    Adoption: 1986-05-27 | AUS-1986-L-5199

    Purposes: to enable orders to be made about maternity leave, to enable rulings to be made that persons are employers or employees in tyhe road transport industry and to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the administration of the Industrial Relations Act 1979. Makes various amendments to that Act, including addition of a new Part VIIA.-Maternity Leave.

  8. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Maternity Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Act 1973 (No. 72 of 1973) (as amended) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1973 | AUS-1973-L-68684

    Regulates maternity leave in respect of employees of Commonwealth and certain other persons. Also deals with some related matters.

  9. Australia - Maternity protection - Law, Act

    Social Service Act 1947-1970.

    Adoption: 1970-03-24 | AUS-1970-L-17423

    An Act to amend and consolidate the law relating to the payment of Old-Age Pensions, Invalid Pensions, Widows' Pensions, Maternity Allowances, Child Endowment, Unemployment Benefits and Sickness Benefits, and other purposes. No. 2. Numerous amendments.


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