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Paid Parental Leave Amendment Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Senate
Portfolio
Small Business

Summary

Amends the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010 to remove the requirement for employers to provide paid parental leave to eligible employees, unless an employer chooses to manage the payment to employees and the employees agree for the employer to pay them.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 19/03/14  
Second reading moved 19/03/14  
Second reading debate 29/05/14  
Second reading debate 02/06/14  
Second reading agreed to 02/06/14  
Third reading agreed to 02/06/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 16/06/14  
Second reading moved 16/06/14  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Correction to explanatory memorandum

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  • Correction to explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Opposition [sheet 7479]
MOORE, Sen Claire

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes