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Payment Times Reporting Bill 2020


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Summary

Introduced with the Payment Times Reporting (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2020, the bill establishes a Payment Times Reporting Scheme which requires businesses and government enterprises with an annual total income of over $100 million to biannually report on their payment terms and practices for their small business suppliers.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13/05/20  
Second reading moved 13/05/20  
Second reading debate 11/06/20  
Second reading agreed to 11/06/20  
Third reading agreed to 11/06/20  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 12/06/20  
Second reading moved 12/06/20  
Second reading debate 01/09/20  
Second reading debate 03/09/20  
Second reading agreed to 03/09/20  
Committee of the Whole debate 03/09/20 Amendment details: 17 Government and 1 Pauline Hanson's One Nation agreed to
Third reading agreed to 03/09/20  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 06/10/20 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Finally passed both Houses 06/10/20  
Assent 14/10/20 Act no: 91 - Year: 2020
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum and addendum to the explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government
KEOGH, Matt, MP

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Senate
  • Government [sheet RS116]

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  • Jacqui Lambie Network [sheet 1013]
LAMBIE, Sen Jacqui

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  • Jacqui Lambie Network [sheet 8972]
LAMBIE, Sen Jacqui

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  • Opposition [sheet 8986]
FARRELL, Sen Don

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  • Pauline Hanson's One Nation [sheet 1026]
HANSON, Sen Pauline

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Notes