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Qantas Sale Amendment Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Infrastructure and Regional Development

Summary

Amends the: Qantas Sale Act 1992 to: remove mandatory requirements in Qantas’ articles of association which include limits on the issue and ownership of Qantas shares, restrictions on the makeup of the board of directors, the use of the name Qantas, the location of the head office, place of incorporation and principle place of business; and remove compliance and enforcement measures relating to the mandatory requirements; and Air Navigation Act 1920 and Qantas Sale Act 1992 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 06/03/14  
Second reading moved 06/03/14  
Second reading debate 06/03/14  
Second reading agreed to 06/03/14  
Consideration in detail debate 06/03/14  
Third reading agreed to 06/03/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 06/03/14  
Second reading moved 06/03/14  
Second reading debate 18/07/14  
Second reading agreed to 18/07/14  
Committee of the Whole debate 18/07/14 Amendment details: 3 Opposition agreed to
Third reading agreed to 18/07/14  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 18/07/14 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Finally passed both Houses 18/07/14  
Assent 08/08/14 Act no.: 94 - Year: 2014
     

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

Senate
  • Democratic Labour Party/Australian Greens/Independent [sheet 7533 revised]
MADIGAN, Sen John
RHIANNON, Sen Lee
XENOPHON, Sen Nick

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  • Opposition [sheet 7476]
CONROY, Sen Stephen

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (06/03/2014): Senate Economics Legislation Committee; Committee report (24/03/2014)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )