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Corporations (NZ Closer Economic Relations) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2007

2004-2005-2006-2007

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Corporations (NZ Closer Economic Relations) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2007

 

No.      , 2007

 

(Treasury)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law in relation to corporations and trade practices, and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 3

Schedule 1—Mutual recognition of securities offers                                         4

Corporations Act 2001                                                                                                4

Schedule 2—Recognition of companies                                                                   30

Corporations Act 2001                                                                                              30

Schedule 3—Protection of information obtained by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission                                                                                                 32

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              32

Trade Practices Act 1974                                                                                          32

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law in relation to corporations and trade practices, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Corporations (NZ Closer Economic Relations) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2007 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1, items 1 to 18

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the first day after the end of that period.

 

3.  Schedule 1, item 19

Immediately after the provision(s) covered by table item 2.

However, if the provision(s) covered by table item 2 commence before the provision(s) covered by table item 6, the provision(s) covered by this table item do not commence at all.

 

4.  Schedule 1, item 20

At the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 2.

However, if the provision(s) covered by table item 6 commence before or at the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 2, the provision(s) covered by this table item do not commence at all.

 

5.  Schedule 1, items 21 and 22

At the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 2.

 

6.  Schedule 2

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the first day after the end of that period.

 

7.  Schedule 3

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.