Grape and Wine Legislation Amendment (Australian Grape and Wine Authority) Bill 2013

Type
Government
Portfolio
Agriculture 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
44
Summary
Part of a package of three bills to create the Australian Grape and Wine Authority, the bill: amends the:
Wine Australia Corporation Act 1980
  to: implement the merger of the Grape and Wine Research and Development Corporation (GWRDC) and the Wine Australia Corporation to create the Australian Grape and Wine Authority; and rename the Act; and
Freedom of Information Act 1982
  to make a consequential amendment; transfers the operations, assets, liabilities and staffing conditions of the GWRDC and the Wine Australia Corporation to the authority; and repeals the Grape and Wine Research and Development Corporation Regulations 1991. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
14 Nov 2013Introduced and read a first time
14 Nov 2013Second reading moved
02 Dec 2013Second reading debate
02 Dec 2013Referred to Federation Chamber
02 Dec 2013Second reading agreed to
02 Dec 2013Reported from Federation Chamber
02 Dec 2013Third reading agreed to
Senate
03 Dec 2013Introduced and read a first time
03 Dec 2013Second reading moved
12 Dec 2013Second reading debate
12 Dec 2013Second reading agreed to
12 Dec 2013Third reading agreed to


12 Dec 2013Text of bill as passed both Houses
13 Dec 2013Assent

Act no.: 136

Year: 2013

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

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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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