Australian Government Response to the Senate Committee Inquiry Report (2016)

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On 10 October 2016, the Senate’s Education and Employment Legislation Committee tabled a report into the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) Bill 2016, and the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) Bill 2016.

The Government’s response notes the Committee’s view that reform to the child care system contained within the Jobs for Families Child Care Package will provide a simpler, more affordable, accessible and flexible child care system.

The Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee’s report:

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) Bill 2016, and the Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) Bill 2016

The Australian Government response:

Australian Government Response to the Senate Inquiry Report into the 2016 Jobs for Families Child Care Bill and 2016 Family Payments Reform Bill

For more general information, go to: http://education.gov.au/jobsforfamilies