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Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Bill 2017

2016-2017

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As read a third time

 

 

 

 

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Bill 2017

 

No.      , 2017

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Misuse of market power                                                                        3

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                      3

Schedule 2—Telecommunications industry                                                            8

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          8

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                      8

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                       9

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                      9

 

 



This Bill originated in the House of Representatives; and, having this day passed, is now ready for presentation to the Senate for its concurrence.

D. R. ELDER

Clerk of the House of Representatives

House of Representatives

28 March 2017

A Bill for an Act to amend the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Act 2017 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this Act

At the same time as Schedule 1 to the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Competition Policy Review) Act 2017 commences.

However, the provisions do not commence at all if that Schedule does not commence.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.