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Fair Entitlements Guarantee Amendment Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Senate
Portfolio
Employment

Summary

Amends the Fair Entitlements Guarantee Act 2012 to: cap the maximum amount of redundancy pay entitlement available under the Fair Entitlements Guarantee scheme at 16 weeks; and make technical amendments to clarify the operation of the scheme.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 04/09/14  
Second reading moved 04/09/14  
Second reading debate 30/09/14  
Second reading agreed to 30/09/14  
Third reading agreed to 30/09/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 01/10/14  
Second reading moved 01/10/14  
     

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
  • Referred to Committee (04/09/2014): Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee; Committee report (25/09/2014)
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