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Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Amendment Bill 2010


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Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Amendment Bill 2009



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Amends the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 to require foreign investors to notify the Treasurer where there is a possibility, either now or in the future, whether an investment arrangement will deliver influence or control over the business or assets of an Australian company.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 20/08/09  
Second reading moved 20/08/09  
Second reading debate 23/11/09  
Second reading agreed to 23/11/09  
Consideration in detail debate 23/11/09 Amendment details: 11 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 23/11/09  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/11/09  
Second reading moved 26/11/09  
Second reading debate 02/02/10  
Second reading agreed to 02/02/10  
Third reading agreed to 02/02/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 02/02/10  
Assent 12/02/10 Act no.: 1 - Year: 2010
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third 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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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet BU231]

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes