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Infrastructure Australia Amendment (Cost Benefit Analysis and Other Measures) Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Senate
Portfolio
Infrastructure and Regional Development

Summary

Amends the Infrastructure Australia Act 2008 to: clarify the definition of ‘proposal’; include the requirement that Infrastructure Australia undertake evaluations of infrastructure proposals that involve Commonwealth funding of at least $100 million and provide for indexation of this amount; move incorrectly placed provisions in relation to cost benefit analyses of proposals; and provide that a proposal must not be included in an Infrastructure Priority List unless a cost benefit analysis has been prepared in accordance with the approved method.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 04/09/14  
Second reading moved 04/09/14  
Second reading debate 23/09/14  
Second reading debate 24/09/14  
Consideration in detail debate 24/09/14  
Third reading agreed to 24/09/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 25/09/14  
Second reading moved 25/09/14  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government
ALBANESE, Anthony, MP

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (25/09/2014): Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee; Report due 26/11/2014
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