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Thursday, 5 December 1974

(to 4 December 1974)

Bills Amended by the Senate (not by Government Initiative)

Financial Corporations Bill 1974

National Health Bill 1974

Trade Practices Bill 1974

Roads Grants Bill 1974

National Roads Bill 1974

Australian Film Commission Bill 1 974

Aged Persons Hostels Bill 1974

Public Service Acts Amendment Bill 1974

Note: Nature of amendments and action taken are outlined in Appendix 4b.

Appendix 4b. 29th PARLIAMENT 1974

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(to 4 December 1974)

Action on Bills Amended by the Senate

Financial Corporations Bill 1974 -Four amendments on 31 July/1 August to include as an objective of the Bill ensuring an adequate level of finance available for housing and relating to Reserve Bank powers; agreed to by the House on 2 August.

National Health Bill 1974 -Two amendments on 1 August to provide for direct appeal to a Supreme Court against the Minister's decision and to remove provision for an injuction; agreed to by the House on 2 August.

Trade Practices Bill 1974 -Numerous amendments on 14/15 August, including qualifications and financial interest of members of the Commission, prohibiting giving effect to contracts only to the extent they are in restraint of trade, defining substantial control of a market, excluding dealings between related bodies corporate, exempting acquisition of assets in the ordinary course of business, requiring that the Court be satisfied that a person is involved in contravention before imposing a penalty, imposing a time limit for proceedings, and excusing a person from liability where he has acted honestly and reasonably in the circumstances; agreed to by the House on 23 August.

Roads Grants Bill 1974. -Two amendments on 16 August, disagreed to by the House on 23 August; Senate did not insist on its amendments and agreed on 17 September to alternative amendments made by the House; limiting Minister's powers to require States to submit work programs and to require repayment of funds if States do work not in accordance with an approved program to urban arterial roads only; -Several amendments on 16 August to delete involvement of other Ministers and to allow for revocation of an approval only with the agreement of a State; agreed to by the House on 23 August:

National Roads Bill 1974 -Amendments on 16 August to require the Minister to enter into an agreement with a State before he may declare an export road or major commercial road; disagreed to by the House on 23 August, and not insisted on by Senate on 1 7 September -Two amendments on 1 6 August to delete involvement of the Minister for Urban and Regional Development or his officers; agreed to by the House on 23 August:

Australian Film Commission Bill 1974 -Bill, introduced into the Senate, amended extensively on 23 and 24 October affecting the power of the Minister to give general directions to the Commission, deleting a requirement for exhibitors of films to exhibit some proportion of Australian short films and deleting a provision that full-time members of the Commission not have any direct or indirect pecuniary interests in the film industry;Bill amended by the House of Representatives on 20 November and disagreed to by the Senate on 3 December.

Aged Persons Hostels Bill 1974 -Amendment on 28 November extending to five years the three year program; disagreed to by the House of Representatives on 2 December and not insisted on by the Senate on 3 December.

Public Service Acts Amendment Bill 1 974 - Bill, introduced in the Senate, amended on 3 December to insert new Part and a new Schedules restoring the Oath or Affirmation of Allegiance into the Public Service Act; awaiting consideration by the House of Representatives. 28th PARLIAMENT 1973-74

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Statistical Summary

 

Notes

These figures include 1 5 Bills re-introduced after the initial Bills were rejected, laid aside or deferred.

Bills Passed Both Houses include 21 Bills amended by the Senate, not by Government initiative, and Bill (as amended or otherwise) subsequently being passed by Both Houses.

Appendices

1.   Bills Passed Both Houses

2.   Bills Rejected, Laid Aside or Deferred

3.   Other Bills Introduced and Lapsed on Prorogation or

Double Dissolution 4a. Bills Amended by Senate- Summary List 4b. Action on Bills Amended by Senate

Appendix1 28th PARLIAMENT 1973-74

GOVERNMENT LEGISLATION PROGRAM

Bills Passed Both Houses

Autumn Sittings 1973

Acts Interpretation Bill 1973

Agricultural Tractors Bounty Bill 1973

Appropriation Bill (No. 3) 1972-1973

Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 1972-1973

Appropriation Bill (No. 5) 1972-1973

Appropriation Bill (No. 6) 1972-1973

Australian Capital Territory (Evidence) Temporary Provisions Bill 1973

Australian Capital Territory Representation Bill 1973

Australian Electoral Office Bill 1973

Australian Institute of Marine Science Bill 1973

Book Bounty Bill 1973

Broadcasting and Television Bill 1 973

Cities Commission BUI 1973

Commonwealth Bank Bill 1973

Commonwealth Electoral Bill 1973

Crimes Bill 1973

Crimes (Protection of Aircraft) Bill 1973

Customs Tariff Validation Bill 1973

Defence Force (Papua New Guinea) Retirement Benefits Bill 1973

Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Bill 1973

Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Bill 1973

Defence Forces Retirement Benefits (Pension Increases) Bill 1973

Defence ( Parliamentary Candidates ) Bill 1 973

Defence Service Homes Bill 1973

Evidence Bill 1973

Excise Bill 1973

Excise Tariff Bill 1973

Excise TariffBill (No. 2) 1973

Export Payments Insurance Corporation Bill 1 973

Grants Commission Bill 1973

Housing AgreementBill 1973

Housing Assistance Bill 1973

Income Tax Assessment Bill 1973

Income Tax Assessment Bill (No. 2) 1973

Income Tax AssessmentBill (No. 3) 1973

Income Tax (International Agreements) Bill 1973

Insurance Bill 1973

Insurance (Deposits) Bill 1973

Interim Forces Benefits Bill 1973

International Labour Organisation Bill 1973

King Island Harbour AgreementBill 1973

Life Insurance Bill 1973

Loan Bill 1973

Marriage Bill 1973

Maternity Leave (Australian Government Employees) Bill 1973

Migration Bill 1973

National Health Bill 1973

National Service Termination Bill 1973

New South Wales Grant (Flood Mitigation) Bill 1973

Northern Territory Adminstration Bill 1973

Papua New Guinea Bill 1973

Papua New Guinea Loan (Asian Development Bank) Bill 1973

Papua New Guinea Loan GuaranteeBill 1973

Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance)Bill 1973

Parliamentary and Judicial Retiring Allowances Bill 1 973

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Bill 1973

Pipeline Authority Bill 1973

Prices Justification Bill 1973

Public Service Bill 1973

Public Service Bill (No. 2) 1973

Public Service Bill (No. 3) 1973

Remuneration and Allowances Bill 1973

Repatriation Bill 1973

Repatriation Bill (No. 2) 1973

Repatriation ( Far East Strategic Reserve) Bill 1 973

Repatriation (Special Overseas Service) Bill 1 973

Sales Tax (Exemptions and Classification) Bill 1973

Seamen 's War Pensions and Allowances Bill 1 973

Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation Bill 1973

Social Services Bill 1973

Social Services Bill ( No. 2 ) 1 973

Social Services Bill (No. 3) 1973

South Australia Grant (Lock to Kimba Pipeline) Bill 1 973

States Grants (Aboriginal Advancement) Bill 1973

States Grants ( Housing Assistance ) Bill 1 973

States Grants (Housing) Bill 1973

States Grants (Technical Training) Bill 1 973

States Grants (Universities) Bill (No. 2) 1973

States Grants (Water Resources Measurement) Bill 1973

Stevedoring Industry Charge Bill 1973

Stevedoring Industry (Temporary Provisions) Bill 1 973

Superannuation Bill 1973

Superannuation Bill (No. 2) 1973

Supply Bill (No.1) 1973-74

Supply Bill (No. 2) 1973-74

Wool Industry Bill 1973

Wool Tax Bill (No. 1) 1973

Wool Tax Bill (No. 2) 1973

Wool Tax Bill (No. 3) 1973

Wool Tax Bill (No. 4) 1 973

WoolTaxBill(No.5) 1973

Budget Sittings 1973

Aboriginal Affairs (Arrangements with the States) Bill 1973

Aged Persons Homes Bill 1 973

Air Accidents (Australian Government Liability) Bill 1973

Airlines AgreementsBill 1973

Air Navigation Bill 1973

Air Navigation (Charges) Bill 1973

Albury-Wodonga Development Bill 1973

Albury-Wodonga Development (Financial Assistance) Bill 1973

Aliens Bill 1973

Apple and Pear Export Charges Bill 1 973

Apple and Pear Stabilization Bill 1973

Apple and Pear Stabilization Export Duty Collection Bill 1973

Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 1973-74

Appropriation Bill (No. 2) 1973-74

Atomic Energy Bill 1973

Australian Apple and Pear Corporation Bill 1 973

Australian Capital Territory Representation (House of Representatives) Bill 1973

Australian Citizenship Bill 1973

Australian National Airlines Bill 1973

Australian National University Bill 1973

Banking Bill 1973

Banking Bill (No. 2) 1973

Broadcasting Stations Licence Fees Bill 1973

Canning-Fruit Charge Bill 1973

Cellulose Acetate Flake Bounty Bill 1 973

Commission on Advanced Education Bill 1 973

Commonwealth Banks Bill (No. 2 ) 1973

Commonwealth Teaching Service Bill 1 973

Commonwealth Employees' Furlough Bill 1973

Companies (Foreign Take-overs ) Bill' 1 973

Compensation (Australian Government Employees) Bill 1973

Conciliation and Arbitration Bill 1 973 [No. 2]

Constitution Alteration (Incomes) Bill 1973

Constitution Alteration (Prices) Bill 1 973

Continental Shelf (Living Natural Resources) Bill 1973

Customs Bill 1973

Customs Tariff Bill 1973

Customs TariffBill (No. 2) 1973

Customs Tariff Validation Bill (No. 2 ) 1 973

Death Penalty Abolition Bill 1973

Defence (Re-establishment) Bill 1973

Delivered Meals Subsidy Bill 1973

Diesel Fuel TaxBill (No.1 ) 1 973

Diesel Fuel Tax BUI (No. 2) 1973

Egg Export Charges BUI 1973

Excise Bill (No. 2) 1973

Excise TariffBill(No.3) 1973

Export Incentive Grants Bill 1973

Extradition (Commonwealth Countries) Bill 1973

Extradition (Foreign States) Bill 1973

Film and Television School Bill 1973

Fisheries Bill 1973

Growth Centres ( Financial Assistance ) Bill 1973

Handicapped Children Assistance Bill 1973

High Commissioner (United Kingdom) Act Repeal Bill 1973

Honey Export Charge Bill 1973

Honey Export Charge Collection Bill 1 973







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