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Health Workforce Australia (Abolition) Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health

Summary

The bill: repeals the Health Workforce Australia Act 2009 to abolish Health Workforce Australia; and provides for transitional arrangements, including the transfer of assets, liabilities, interests in land, records and instruments to the Commonwealth, and the transfer of functions and programs to the Department of Health.

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 15/05/14  
Second reading moved 15/05/14  
Second reading debate 03/06/14  
Second reading debate 04/06/14  
Second reading agreed to 04/06/14  
Third reading agreed to 04/06/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 16/06/14  
Second reading moved 16/06/14  
Second reading debate 26/08/14  
Second reading debate 22/09/14  
Second reading agreed to 22/09/14  
Third reading agreed to 22/09/14  
     
Finally passed both Houses 22/09/14  
Assent 24/09/14 Act no.: 103 - 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

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (15/05/2014): Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee; Committee report (14/07/2014); Correction to report (16/07/2014)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )