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Infrastructure Australia Bill 2008


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government

Summary

Establishes Infrastructure Australia to advise governments, investors and owners of Australia’s future infrastructure needs and other related infrastructure issues.

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 21/02/08  
Second reading moved 21/02/08  
Second reading debate 11/03/08  
Referred to Main Committee 11/03/08  
Second reading debate 12/03/08  
Second reading debate 13/03/08  
Second reading debate 17/03/08  
Reported from Main Committee 17/03/08  
Second reading agreed to 17/03/08  
Consideration in detail debate 17/03/08  
Third reading agreed to 17/03/08  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 18/03/08  
Second reading moved 18/03/08  
Second reading debate 18/03/08  
Second reading agreed to 18/03/08  
Committee of the Whole debate 19/03/08 Amendment details: 5 Opposition and 1 Australian Democrats agreed to
Third reading agreed to 19/03/08  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 19/03/08 Details: House disagreed to Senate amendments
     
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message 20/03/08 Details: Senate did not insist on its amendments
     
Assent 08/04/08 Act no.: 17 - Year: 2008
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government

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Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 5467]
ALLISON, Lyn

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 5464]

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  • Opposition [sheet 5463]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate to which the House of Representatives has disagreed

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