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Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Anti-avoidance) Bill 2006


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Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Anti-avoidance) Bill 2005



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Amends the Bankruptcy Act 1966 to strengthen anti-avoidance provisions which allow trustees to recover property disposed of prior to bankruptcy or owned by a third person but acquired by that person using the bankrupt’s resources.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 07/12/05  
Second reading moved 07/12/05  
Second reading agreed to 28/02/06  
Consideration in detail debate 28/02/06 Amendment details: 5 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 01/03/06  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 27/03/06  
Second reading moved 27/03/06  
Second reading agreed to 29/03/06  
Third reading agreed to 29/03/06  
     
Assent 03/05/06 Act no.: 33 - Year: 2006
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet QC242]

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes