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Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Amendment Bill 2017


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Assent
Portfolio
Employment

Summary

Amends the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 to: bring forward to the end of 31 August 2017 the expiry of the exemption from any relevant enterprise agreement content rules for building industry participants covered by non-code compliant enterprise agreements made before 2 December 2016; and limit the scope of the exemption to enable such participants to submit expressions of interest or tenders for, but not to be awarded, building work funded by the Commonwealth or a Commonwealth Authority.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 08/02/17  
Second reading moved 08/02/17  
Second reading debate 14/02/17  
Second reading agreed to 14/02/17  
Third reading agreed to 14/02/17  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/02/17  
Second reading moved 15/02/17  
Second reading debate 15/02/17  
Second reading agreed to 15/02/17  
Committee of the Whole debate 15/02/17  
Third reading agreed to 15/02/17  
     
Finally passed both Houses 15/02/17  
Assent 16/02/17 Act no: 1 - Year: 2017
     

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

Senate
  • Opposition [sheet 8070]
CAMERON, Sen Doug

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  • Opposition [sheet 8058]
CAMERON, Sen Doug

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  • Opposition [sheet 8057]
CAMERON, Sen Doug

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (09/02/2017): Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee; Committee report (15/02/2017)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )