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Proclamation of Transition to Forward with Fairness Act.
The Hon Julia Gillard MP
Minister for Education. Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations Minister for Social Inclusion. Deputy Prime Minister 27 March, 2008
Proclamation of Transition to Forward with Fairness Act
The Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations today proclaimed with the Governor General the
Workplace Relations Amendment (Transition to Forward with Fairness) Act 2008.
The proclamation of the Act is the beginning of the end of the previous Liberal Government's extreme Work
Choices laws which were introduced two years ago today.
The legislation reflects the Rudd Government's election commitments, which were set out in Forward with
Fairness and the Forward with Fairness Implementation Policy Plan. The key previsions of the Transition to
Forward with Fairness Act: