Superannuation Legislation

Government only schedules one of six superannuation Bills for debate

The Government has only listed one of its superannuation Bills for debate in the Senate, with only 5 Senate sitting days until an expected May election. Despite Ministers repeatedly calling on the Labor party to support the Government’s superannuation legislation, only one superannuation Bill is listed on the Draft Legislation… Read More »Government only schedules one of six superannuation Bills for debate

Industry Super calls for Protecting Your Super Bill to pass

Industry Super Australia has called on the Parliament to “finally” pass measures aimed at protecting worker’s superannuation. The Parliament may this week debate the Government’s ‘Protecting Your Super’ Bill. The Bill contains measures announced in the 2018/19 Budget, including capping fees for low-balance accounts, consolidating more superannuation with the ATO… Read More »Industry Super calls for Protecting Your Super Bill to pass

Government fails to advance its superannuation legislation in 2018

The Government has failed to substantially advance its superannuation legislation in 2018, potentially creating issues with the start dates for measures. With Parliament now adjourned for 2018, the Government’s superannuation agenda is largely where it started the year – stalled before the Senate. The Government did pass some superannuation-related legislation… Read More »Government fails to advance its superannuation legislation in 2018