Pages tagged "SSAF"

  • Higher Education Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

    In my maiden speech, I made a commitment to introduce a private senator’s bill to abolish the student services and amenities fee.

    This bill would deliver on that commitment by repealing the Higher Education Legislation Amendment (Student Services and Amenities) Act 2011, thereby abolishing the compulsory student services and amenities fee (SSAF) and amending the Higher Education Support Act 2003 to abolish the Student Amenities (SA-HELP) loans.

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  • Student Services and Amenities Fee

    There is a new shame in politics and I am guilty as charged of the shame—that is, to have been politically active when younger. I am very proud to have been a Young Liberal as a student and still recall being signed up to the Griffith University Liberal Club by Brad Woods back in 1992 when I was a new uni student.

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