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Charities Bill 2013


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Introduced with the Charities (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013, the bill defines charity and charitable purpose for the purposes of all Commonwealth legislation.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 29/05/13  
Second reading moved 29/05/13  
Second reading debate 17/06/13  
Second reading debate 18/06/13  
Second reading agreed to 18/06/13  
Third reading agreed to 18/06/13  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19/06/13  
Second reading moved 19/06/13  
Second reading debate 27/06/13  
Second reading agreed to 27/06/13  
Third reading agreed to 27/06/13  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 27/06/13  
Assent 29/06/13 Act no.: 100 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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  • Addendum to 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