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Industry Research and Development Amendment (Innovation and Science Australia) Bill 2016


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Industry, Innovation and Science

Summary

Amends the Industry Research and Development Act 1986 to transition Innovation Australia to become Innovation and Science Australia, an independent body responsible for strategic advice on all industry, innovation, science and research matters; and create a statutory framework to provide legislative authority for Commonwealth spending activities in relation to industry, innovation, science and research programs. Also makes consequential amendments to five Acts.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 01/09/16  
Second reading moved 01/09/16  
Second reading debate 12/10/16  
Second reading agreed to 12/10/16  
Third reading agreed to 12/10/16  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/10/16  
Second reading moved 13/10/16  
Second reading debate 13/10/16  
Second reading agreed to 13/10/16  
Third reading agreed to 13/10/16  
     
Finally passed both Houses 13/10/16  
Assent 20/10/16 Act no: 63 - Year: 2016
     

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

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Notes