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Infrastructure Australia Amendment Bill 2013


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Infrastructure and Regional Development

Summary

The bill: amends the Infrastructure Australia Act 2008 to: re-establish Infrastructure Australia as an entity under the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 and provide for its functions, powers, board, Chief Executive Officer, staff and consultants, planning and reporting, and finance; and amend the long title of the Act; and provides for transitional arrangements.

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 20/11/13  
Second reading moved 20/11/13  
Second reading debate 10/12/13  
Second reading agreed to 10/12/13  
Third reading agreed to 10/12/13  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/12/13  
Second reading moved 11/12/13  
Second reading debate 23/06/14  
Second reading agreed to 23/06/14  
Committee of the Whole debate 23/06/14 Amendment details: 5 Government, 20 Opposition and 4 Australian Greens agreed to
Third reading agreed to 23/06/14  
     
House of Representatives
Message from Senate reported 24/06/14  
Consideration of Senate message 26/06/14 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Finally passed both Houses 26/06/14  
Assent 17/07/14 Act no.: 77 - Year: 2014
     

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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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 7482 revised]
LUDLAM, Sen Scott

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  • Government [sheet AF272]

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  • Opposition [sheet 7463 revised]
CONROY, Sen Stephen

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (05/12/2013): Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee; Committee report (17/03/2014)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )