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National Broadcasters Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Transparency) Bill 2017


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Communications and the Arts

Summary

Amends the Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983 and Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991 to require the ABC and SBS to report details of annual salaries and allowances of their employees and amounts paid to ‘on-air talent’, in excess of $200 000.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 06/12/17  
Second reading moved 06/12/17  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 01/07/19  
     

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
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (06/02/2018): Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights; Report 3 of 2018
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (07/02/2018): Senate Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills; Scrutiny Digest 1 of 2018
  • Referred to Committee (08/02/2018): Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee; Committee report (26/03/2018)