Reason for amendments to s 67CC(2)

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Dear Services Australia,

There are amendments to s 67CC(2) of the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999, contained in the Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Cheaper Childcare) Act 2022. In particular, the amendment that adds ‘claimant’ to s 67CC(2).

For that amendment, please produce:
1. The earliest in time document in Services Australia’s possession that relates, directly or indirectly, to the above amendment
2. The latest in time document, but on or before 26 September 2022, in Services Australia’s possession that relates, directly or indirectly, to the above amendment
3. The one document in Service Australia’s possession that best describes what prompted Service Australia to pursue this amendment (to clarify: not the purpose of the amendment itself. Rather, why Services Australia had the idea to do it).

Yours faithfully,



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