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National Health and Hospitals Network Bill 2011


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National Health and Hospitals Network Bill 2010



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health and Ageing

Summary

Establishes the Australian Commission for Safety and Quality in Health Care as an independent statutory body and provides for: the functions and powers of the commission; appointment of members to the board of the commission; procedures of the board; the terms and conditions of employment, functions and powers of the Chief Executive Officer; staff and consultants; committees; and reporting and planning obligations of the commission.

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 29/09/10  
Second reading moved 29/09/10  
Second reading debate 25/10/10  
Second reading debate 26/10/10  
Second reading debate 27/10/10  
Second reading agreed to 27/10/10  
Third reading agreed to 27/10/10  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 27/10/10  
Second reading moved 27/10/10  
Second reading debate 02/03/11  
Second reading agreed to 02/03/11  
Committee of the Whole debate 02/03/11  
Committee of the Whole debate 03/03/11 Amendment details: 8 Australian Greens agreed to
Third reading agreed to 03/03/11  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 21/03/11 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 21/03/11  
Assent 08/04/11 Act no.: 9 - Year: 2011
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 7014]
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (30/09/2010): Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (22/11/2010)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )