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Workplace Relations Amendment (Transmission of Business) Bill 2004


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Workplace Relations Amendment (Transmission of Business) Bill 2002



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Employment and Workplace Relations

Summary

Amends the Workplace Relations Act 1996 to empower the Australian Industrial Relations Commission to make an order that a certified agreement does not bind a new employer as a result of a transfer of a business, or only binds the new employer to a specified extent.

Progress of bill

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

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 21/03/02  
Second reading moved 21/03/02  
Second reading agreed to 25/06/03  
Third reading agreed to 25/06/03  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26/06/03  
Second reading moved 26/06/03  
Second reading debate 11/08/03  
Second reading agreed to 12/08/03  
Committee of the Whole debate 13/08/03 Amendment details: 4 Opposition (2 as amended by Government) and 2 Australian Democrats agreed to and 3 items negatived
Third reading agreed to 13/08/03  
     
House of Representatives
Message from Senate reported 14/08/03  
Consideration of Senate message 19/08/03 Details: House disagreed to Senate amendments
     
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message 01/03/04 Details: Senate did not insist on its amendments and agreed to 3 Australian Democrats amendments in their place
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 02/03/04 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Assent 11/03/04 Act no.: 10 - Year: 2004
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory Memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

  • (HoR) House Schedule 1

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  • (HoR) Non-Government 1

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  • Senate Amendments

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  • Senate Further Amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)