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Competition and Consumer Amendment (Industry Code Penalties) Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Amends the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 in relation to contraventions of civil penalty provisions of industry codes (the franchising code) by: enabling regulations to be made prescribing pecuniary penalties; and requiring the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to issue infringement notices.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 17/07/14  
Second reading moved 17/07/14  
Second reading debate 27/08/14  
Referred to Federation Chamber 27/08/14  
Second reading debate 28/08/14  
Second reading agreed to 28/08/14  
Reported from Federation Chamber 28/08/14  
Third reading agreed to 28/08/14  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes