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Australia Council (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport

Summary

Introduced with the Australia Council Bill 2013, the bill: repeals the Australia Council Act 1975; and enables the Australia Council to continue to operate during the transition period.

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 20/03/13  
Second reading moved 20/03/13  
Second reading debate 16/05/13  
Second reading agreed to 16/05/13  
Third reading agreed to 16/05/13  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17/06/13  
Second reading moved 17/06/13  
Second reading debate 25/06/13  
Second reading agreed to 25/06/13  
Third reading agreed to 25/06/13  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 25/06/13  
Assent 27/06/13 Act no.: 72 of 2013
     

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

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (21/03/2013): Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee; Committee report (09/05/2013)
  • Referred to Committee (21/03/2013): House Standing Committee on Climate Change, Environment and the Arts; Statement made discharging the committee's requirement to provide a report (16/05/2013)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )