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Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Christmas) Bill 2016


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

Summary

Amends the Fair Work Act 2009 to amend the National Employment Standards to require that people who work on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day receive public holiday penalty rates, regardless of whether the state or territory in which they reside has declared these dates as public holidays.

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 21/11/16  
Second reading moved 21/11/16  
Removed from the Notice Paper in accordance with (SO 42) 20/06/17  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Replacement explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes