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Trade and Foreign Investment (Protecting the Public Interest) Bill 2014


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
WHISH-WILSON, Sen Peter

Summary

Prevents the Commonwealth from entering into agreements with foreign countries that include investor-state dispute settlement clauses.

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 05/03/14  
Second reading moved 05/03/14  
Second reading debate 30/10/14  
     

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 (06/03/2014): Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee; Committee report (27/08/2014)
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