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Australian Research Council Bill 2001


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Australian Research Council Bill 2000



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Education, Training and Youth Affairs

Summary

Introduced with the Australian Research Council (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2000, the bill establishes: the Australian Research Council (ARC) as an independent agency within the Education, Training and Youth Affairs portfolio to provide advice and recommendations on funding to the Minister; and a funding regime for competitive research grants for the higher education system (the National Competitive Grants Program) which will be administered by the ARC.

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 07/09/00  
Second reading moved 07/09/00  
Second reading agreed to 02/11/00  
Third reading agreed to 02/11/00  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 09/11/00  
Second reading moved 09/11/00  
Second reading amendment agreed to 30/11/00 Details: 1 Opposition agreed to
Second reading agreed to 30/11/00  
Committee of the Whole debate 04/12/00 Amendment details: 2 Opposition and 9 Australian Democrats (as amended by 1 Opposition) agreed to
Third reading agreed to 04/12/00  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 07/12/00 Details: House disagreed to Senate amendments
     
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message 08/02/01 Details: Senate did not insist on 4 amendments, insisted on 7 amendments, and agreed to 1 Opposition and 4 Australian Democrats amendments in place of 2 amendments
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 05/03/01 Details: House insisted on disagreeing to 4 amendments and disagreed to the 5 replacement amendments
     
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message 07/03/01 Details: Senate again insisted on 4 original amendments, did not insist on 3 original amendments, agreed to 1 Government amendment in place of 1 amendment; did not insist on 5 replacement amendments and agreed to 1 Government amendment in place of 1 replacement amendment
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 08/03/01 Details: House agreed to 4 original amendments and 2 Government replacement amendments
     
Assent 22/03/01 Act no.: 8 - Year: 2001
     

Text of bill

  • Third reading

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  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Supplementary Explanatory Memorandum

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  • Explanatory Memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

  • (HoR) Government 1

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  • (HoR) Non-Government 1

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  • Senate Amendments

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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)