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Fair Work Amendment (Tackling Job Insecurity) Bill 2012


Type
Private
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
BANDT, Adam, MP

Summary

Amends the Fair Work Act 2009 to: enable casual and rolling contract employees or their union representative to request an employer for a secure employment arrangement; provide that Fair Work Australia (FWA) can issue a secure employment order if an employee’s request is refused; enable FWA to make orders to maintain existing secure employment arrangements; enable unions and employer associations to apply directly to FWA for secure employment orders; and preserve the right of small businesses to use casual employees.

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 26/11/12  
Referred to Federation Chamber 18/03/13  
Discharged from Notice Paper 18/03/13 in accordance with House Standing Order 116(a)
     
Restored to Notice Paper 20/03/13  
     
House of Representatives
Second reading moved 20/03/13  
Second reading negatived 20/06/13  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (29/11/2012): House Standing Committee on Education and Employment; Committee report (05/06/2013)
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