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Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Amendment Bill 2012

2010-2011-2012

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Amendment Bill 2012

 

No.      , 2012

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 3

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          3

Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999                                 3

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       23

Equal Employment Opportunity (Commonwealth Authorities) Act 1987       23

Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999                               23

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Amendment Act 2012 .

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 this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1, items 1 to 74

The later of:

(a) 1 April 2012; and

(b) the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 1, items 75 to 79

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be 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.