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Fair Work Amendment (Stop Work to Stop Warming) Bill 2019


Type
Private
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
BANDT, Adam, MP

Summary

Amends the Fair Work Act 2009 to: introduce a new category of ‘protected climate change industrial action’ to provide workers with an express right to take such action; allow employees and employers to include matters relating to climate change in their enterprise agreements; and permit employees to take ‘protected industrial action’ being action taken in support of securing an enterprise agreement, about such matters.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 16/09/19  
Second reading moved 16/09/19  
Removed from the Notice Paper in accordance with (SO 42) 24/03/20  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes