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Last amended 
11 January 2017 Legislative References

The Schoolkids Bonus ceased in December 2016.  The authority for this was:

  • Minerals Resources Rent Tax Repeal and Other Measures Act 2014;

which received Royal Assent 5 September 2014.

The authority for the Schoolkids Bonus was derived from the:

Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment (Schoolkids Bonus Budget Measures) Act 2012; and

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Further 2012 Budget and Other Measures) Act 2012.

The acts above amended the following:

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999;

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999;

Social Security Act 1991;

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999; and

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.

There was no authority derived from DVA legislation.