Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment Bill 2010

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  • Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment Bill 2009
Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
42
Summary
Amends the
Bankruptcy Act 1966
in relation to: remuneration of registered trustees administering bankrupt estates; civil penalties; Bankruptcy Districts; creditor’s petitions; the stay period that follows the filing of a declaration of intent to file a debtor’s petition; and the debt, income and assets test thresholds for debt agreements.

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Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 28 Oct 2009
Second reading moved 28 Oct 2009
Second reading debate 30 Nov 2009
Second reading agreed to 30 Nov 2009
Third reading agreed to 30 Nov 2009
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 02 Dec 2009
Second reading moved 02 Dec 2009
Second reading debate 24 Jun 2010
Second reading agreed to 24 Jun 2010
Committee of the Whole debate
  • Amendment details: 7 Government agreed to
24 Jun 2010
Third reading agreed to 24 Jun 2010
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message
  • Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
24 Jun 2010
Text of bill as passed both Houses 24 Jun 2010
Assent
  • Act no.: 106
  • Year: 2010
14 Jul 2010

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

Senate

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Schedules of amendments

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Bills digest

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Notes

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Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • 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.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • 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.

Proposed amendments

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changed to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either theĀ Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.

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