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Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Amendment (Debt Ceiling) Bill 2018


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
BERNARDI, Sen Cory

Summary

Amends the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911 to limit the face value of stock and securities that can be on issue under the Treasurer’s standing borrowing authority to $600 billion.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 06/02/18  
Second reading moved 06/02/18  
Second reading debate 13/08/18  
Second reading negatived 13/08/18  
     

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