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Age Discrimination Amendment Bill 2006


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Amends the Age Discrimination Act 2004 to: provide exemptions for certain Commonwealth Acts and regulations following expiry on 23 June 2006 of the temporary exemption which provided an exemption for all Commonwealth Acts and regulations for 2 years; provide exemptions for certain other legislative instruments, schemes and programs; clarify the application of some existing exemptions; and repeal an exemption for certain regulations no longer in force.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 29/03/06  
Second reading moved 29/03/06  
Second reading agreed to 10/05/06  
Consideration in detail debate 10/05/06 Amendment details: 1 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 10/05/06  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/06/06  
Second reading moved 13/06/06  
Second reading agreed to 15/06/06  
Third reading agreed to 15/06/06  
     
Assent 22/06/06 Act no.: 63 - Year: 2006
     

Text of bill

  • Third reading

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  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet QV333]

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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)