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Renewable Energy Amendment (Feed-in-Tariff for Electricity) Bill 2009


Type
Private
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
OAKESHOTT, Rob, MP

Summary

Amends the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 to establish a national feed-in tariff (FiT) scheme to provide financial support for the commercialisation of prospective renewable energy technologies by providing: that the minister sets and reviews a FiT rate for renewable energy technology and a FiT levy rate to fund payments under the scheme; that qualifying generators be allowed to connect and feed into the grid; that the Renewable Energy Regulator establish a Feed-in-Tariff Register; and for the preparation and tabling of an independent report on the operation of the scheme.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 18/08/09  
Second reading moved 14/09/09  
Second reading debate 14/09/09  
Removed from the Notice Paper in accordance with (SO 42) 01/06/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes