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Corporations Amendment (Sons of Gwalia) Bill 2010


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Financial Services, Superannuation and Corporate Law

Summary

Amends the Corporations Act 2001 to reverse the effect of the High Court decision in Sons of Gwalia Ltd v Margaretic (2007) 232 ALR 232, relating to the rights of persons bringing claims for damages in relation to shareholdings.

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 02/06/10  
Second reading moved 02/06/10  
Lapsed at dissolution 19/07/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (02/06/2010): Senate Economics Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (03/06/2010)
  • Referred to Committee (23/06/2010): Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (23/07/2010)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees