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Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2012


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

Summary

Amends the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 to: require that the rules of all registered organisations deal with disclosure of remuneration, pecuniary and financial interests; increase civil penalties; strengthen the investigative powers of Fair Work Australia; and require education and training to be provided to officials of registered organisations about their governance and accounting obligations.

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 31/05/12  
Second reading moved 31/05/12  
Second reading debate 21/06/12  
Second reading debate 25/06/12  
Second reading debate 25/06/12  
Second reading agreed to 25/06/12  
Consideration in detail debate 25/06/12  
Third reading agreed to 25/06/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 25/06/12  
Second reading moved 25/06/12  
Second reading debate 26/06/12  
Second reading agreed to 26/06/12  
Third reading agreed to 26/06/12  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 26/06/12  
Assent 29/06/12 Act no.: 93 - Year: 2012
     

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

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government
LEY, Sussan, MP

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Senate
  • Opposition [sheet 7245]
ABETZ, Sen Eric

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  • Opposition [sheet 7244]
ABETZ, Sen Eric

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  • Opposition [sheet 7243]
ABETZ, Sen Eric

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  • Opposition [sheet 7242]
ABETZ, Sen Eric

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  • Opposition [sheet 7241]
ABETZ, Sen Eric

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (19/06/2012): Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Committee; Committee report (25/06/2012)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )