Social Security (Fraud Measures and Debt Recovery) Amendment Bill

This bill proposes amendments to the Social Security Act 1964 to make spouses and partners, as well as beneficiaries, accountable for fraud, and to enable the Ministry of Social Development to recover debt more effedively.
Member in charge: Hon Chester Borrows
Type of bill: Government
Parliament: 50
Bill no: 98-2
Introduction: 20/2/13
First reading: 27/8/13
Referred to: Social Services Committee
Submissions due: 10/10/13
SC report(s): 14/2/14
Second reading: 18/3/14
Committee of the whole House: 8/4/14