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Higher Education Support Amendment (Removal of the Higher Education Workplace Relations Requirements and National Governance Protocols Requirements and Other Matters) Bill 2008


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

Summary

Amends the Higher Education Support Act 2003 to: remove the requirement for higher education providers to meet the Higher Education Workplace Relations Requirements and the National Governance Protocols as a condition of Commonwealth Grant Scheme funding; and make minor technical amendments.

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 13/02/08  
Second reading moved 13/02/08  
Second reading debate 14/05/08  
Second reading agreed to 14/05/08  
Consideration in detail debate 14/05/08  
Third reading agreed to 14/05/08  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/05/08  
Second reading moved 15/05/08  
Second reading debate 27/08/08  
Second reading agreed to 27/08/08  
Committee of the Whole debate 02/09/08  
Third reading agreed to 04/09/08  
     
Assent 20/09/08 Act no.: 89 - Year: 2008
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government

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Senate
  • Opposition [sheet 5479]
MASON, Sen Brett

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)