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Corporations Amendment (Improving Corporate Governance) Bill 2002 [No. 2]


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
CONROY, Sen Stephen

Summary

Amends the Corporations Act 2001 in relation to: an increase in penalties for serious breaches of the Act; protection for whistleblowers providing information to the Australian Securities and Investment Commission; executive remuneration reporting requirements; auditor independence and reporting obligations; disclosure standards in relation to research reports; access to analyst briefings; and election processes for directors.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 23/09/02  
Second reading moved 23/09/02  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 16/11/04  
     

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

Bills Digest



Notes