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National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Bill 2007


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Environment and Water Resources

Summary

Establishes a national framework for industry to report greenhouse gas emissions, abatement actions and energy consumption and production by: mandatory registration; record and report requirements; security and disclosure of information; compliance and enforcement arrangements; administration arrangements (including establishing the position of Greenhouse and Energy Data Officer); and compliance monitoring arrangements.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 15/08/07  
Second reading moved 15/08/07  
Second reading agreed to 17/09/07  
Consideration in detail debate 17/09/07 Amendment details: 11 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 17/09/07  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 18/09/07  
Second reading moved 18/09/07  
Second reading agreed to 20/09/07  
Third reading agreed to 20/09/07  
     
Assent 28/09/07 Act no.: 175 - Year: 2007
     

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 PW241]

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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)