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Employers' Indemnity Supplementation Fund Amendment Bill 2001

Bill No. 6
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to reactivate the surcharge provisions of the Employers Indemnity Supplementation Fund to cover outstanding claims resultant from HIH Insurance Ltd, an approved workers' compensation insurer, being placed into provisional liquidation. The Employers' Indemnity Supplementation Fund Act was established in 1980 to cover the cost to employers and injured employees when an insurer approved under the Workers' Compensation and Rehabilitation Act went into liquidation. The original levy was 1% which applied from 1980 until 1986 when it was discontinued.
Status Assented to
This Act came into operation on Royal Assent - Royal Assent given 7 Jun 2001 as Act No. 2 of 2001
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 05/02/2001  
First Reading 05/02/2001  
Second Reading 05/02/2001  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/22/2001  
Consideration in Detail 05/22/2001  
Amendments adopted 05/22/2001  
Third Reading 05/22/2001  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 05/24/2001  
First Reading 05/24/2001  
Second Reading 05/24/2001 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/31/2001  
Committee of the whole 05/31/2001  
Third Reading 05/31/2001  

1. Explanatory memorandum provided.