Petroleum Retail Legislation Repeal Bill 2006

Industry, Tourism and Resources 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Parliament no
Part of the government’s petroleum reform package in relation to the retail petroleum industry, the bill repeals the
Petroleum Retail Marketing Franchise Act 1980
Petroleum Retail Marketing Sites Act 1980
  on 1 March 2007, which will occur concurrently with the introduction of a mandatory industry code to regulate the industry; and makes consequential amendments to the
Jurisdiction of Courts (Cross-vesting) Act 1987

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House of Representatives
30 Mar 2006Introduced and read a first time
30 Mar 2006Second reading moved
16 Aug 2006Second reading agreed to
16 Aug 2006Third reading agreed to
16 Aug 2006Introduced and read a first time
16 Aug 2006Second reading moved
11 Sep 2006Second reading agreed to
13 Sep 2006Committee of the Whole debate

Amendment details: 1 Opposition agreed to
13 Sep 2006Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
13 Sep 2006Message from Senate reported
11 Oct 2006Consideration of Senate message

Details: House agreed to Senate amendment

23 Oct 2006Assent

Act no.: 113

Year: 2006

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  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
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Explanatory memoranda

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

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