Save Search

Text of bill | Explanatory memoranda | Second reading speeches | Proposed amendments | Schedules of amendments | Bills Digest

Bills of previous Parliaments

Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of bills homepages, the authoritative sources for verifying the progress of bills are the House of Representatives Votes and Proceedings and the Journals of the Senate.

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Per-tonne Carbon Price Equivalent) Bill 2012


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities

Summary

Part of a package of seven bills to link Australia’s carbon pricing mechanism to overseas emissions trading schemes from 1 July 2015, the bill amends the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Act 1995 to provide that the per-tonne carbon price equivalent applied to the manufacture of synthetic greenhouse gases is consistent with the compliance costs of liable entities under the carbon pricing mechanism with linking arrangements.

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 19/09/12  
Second reading moved 19/09/12  
Second reading debate 10/10/12  
Second reading debate 11/10/12  
Second reading agreed to 11/10/12  
Third reading agreed to 11/10/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/10/12  
Second reading moved 11/10/12  
Second reading debate 21/11/12  
Second reading debate 26/11/12  
Second reading agreed to 26/11/12  
Committee of the Whole debate 26/11/12  
Third reading agreed to 26/11/12  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 26/11/12  
Assent 12/12/12 Act no.: 201 of 2012
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

MS-Word PDF HTML
  • As passed by both Houses

MS-Word PDF HTML

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

MS-Word PDF HTML
  • Replacement explanatory memorandum

MS-Word PDF HTML
  • Revised explanatory memorandum

MS-Word PDF HTML

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (20/09/2012): Senate Economics Legislation Committee; Committee report (29/10/2012)
  • Referred to Committee (20/09/2012): House Standing Committee on Economics; Committee report (10/10/2012)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )