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Corporations Legislation Amendment (Derivative Transactions) Bill 2012


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Amends the: Corporations Act 2001 to: enable the minister to prescribe a certain class of derivatives (in relation to a mandatory obligation); require the Australian Securities and Investments Commission to then issue a derivatives transaction rule for participants transacting in the prescribed class of derivatives; require any such rule to be consented to by the minister; and introduce a licensing regime for trade repositories; and Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998, Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001, Mutual Assistance in Business Regulation Act 1992 and Reserve Bank Act 1959 to make consequential amendments.

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 12/09/12  
Second reading moved 12/09/12  
Second reading debate 29/10/12  
Second reading agreed to 29/10/12  
Consideration in detail debate 29/10/12 Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 29/10/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 31/10/12  
Second reading moved 31/10/12  
Second reading debate 22/11/12  
Second reading agreed to 22/11/12  
Third reading agreed to 22/11/12  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 22/11/12  
Assent 06/12/12 Act no.: 178 - Year: 2012
     

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 CA237]

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (13/09/2012): Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services; Committee report (11/10/2012)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )