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Overseas Aid (Millennium Development Goals) Bill 2013


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
RHIANNON, Sen Lee

Summary

The bill: establishes United Nations targets for official development assistance; requires the minister to prepare and present to Parliament an annual statement outlining Australia’s annual official development assistance; establishes an Independent Commissioner on Aid Effectiveness; provides for the appointment, functions and powers of the commissioner; and provides for staff, consulting and an annual reporting requirement.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/06/13  
Second reading moved 26/06/13  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12/11/13  
     

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
  • Referred to Committee (27/06/2013): Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee; Report due 30/11/2013
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