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Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Bill 2010


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Finance and Deregulation

Summary

Amends the: Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986 to clarify the body corporate status of the Australian Human Rights Commission under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997; Australian Law Reform Commission Act 1996 to enable the Australian Law Reform Commission to become a prescribed agency under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 and a statutory agency for the purposes of the Public Service Act 1999; Australian Postal Corporation Act 1989 to include references to general policy orders; Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980 to rename the corporation as Wine Australia Corporation; Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 in relation to: annual reports of Commonwealth authorities; notification of significant events; delegation power of the Finance Minister; references; interjurisdictional authorities; bodies corporate reporting requirements; procurement directions; general policy orders; and ministerial delegations of powers and functions; Competition and Consumer Act 2010 to clarify the body corporate status of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997; Criminology Research Act 1971 to merge the Criminology Research Council with the Australian Institute of Criminology; Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 in relation to: a ministerial requirement to inform Parliament of involvement in a company by their department, agencies and bodies corporate; and regulations to prescribe an agency as an interjurisdictional agency; National Transport Commission Act 2003 to provide that the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 applies to the commission; and Parliamentary Service Act 1999 to clarify that the appropriation authority for certain payments is contained in the relevant Appropriation Act. Also: repeals six Acts and provisions of 11 other Acts to remove redundant special appropriations and other outdated references; and makes amendments consequential to the amendments to the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 30/09/10  
Second reading moved 30/09/10  
Second reading debate 25/11/10  
Second reading agreed to 25/11/10  
Consideration in detail debate 25/11/10 Amendment details: 1 Opposition agreed to
Third reading agreed to 25/11/10  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/11/10  
Second reading moved 26/11/10  
Second reading debate 26/11/10  
Second reading agreed to 26/11/10  
Third reading agreed to 26/11/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 26/11/10  
Assent 17/12/10 Act no.: 148 - 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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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government
ROBB, Andrew, MP

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes