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Australian River Co. Limited Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Passed Both Houses
Portfolio
Finance

Summary

The bill: provides for the transfer of assets and liabilities of Australian River Co. Limited (ARCo) to the Commonwealth in preparation for its voluntary deregistration; provides for the Commonwealth to become ARCo’s successor at law in relation to existing contracts or certain instruments; and ensures that ongoing issues in relation to ARCo can be managed by the Commonwealth as they arise.

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 26/02/15  
Second reading moved 26/02/15  
Second reading debate 04/03/15  
Second reading agreed to 04/03/15  
Third reading agreed to 04/03/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 04/03/15  
Second reading moved 04/03/15  
     
Finally passed both Houses 09/03/15  
     
Senate
Second reading debate 19/03/15  
Second reading agreed to 19/03/15  
Third reading agreed to 19/03/15  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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