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Workplace Relations (Guaranteeing Paid Maternity Leave) Amendment Bill 2007 [2008]


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha

Summary

Amends the Workplace Relations Act 1996 to provide for a 14-week government funded, paid maternity leave scheme available to all women in the Australian workforce.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/09/07  
Second reading moved 13/09/07  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12/02/08  
Restored to Notice Paper 14/02/08  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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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