Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Bill 2014

Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Assent 
Parliament no
44
Summary
Establishes a framework of standard regulatory powers exercised by Commonwealth agencies by providing for: monitoring and investigative powers; and enforcement provisions including civil penalties, infringement notices, enforceable undertakings and injunctions. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
20 Mar 2014Introduced and read a first time
20 Mar 2014Second reading moved
23 Jun 2014Second reading debate
23 Jun 2014Referred to Federation Chamber
23 Jun 2014Second reading agreed to
23 Jun 2014Reported from Federation Chamber
23 Jun 2014Third reading agreed to
Senate
24 Jun 2014Introduced and read a first time
24 Jun 2014Second reading moved
10 Jul 2014Second reading debate
10 Jul 2014Second reading agreed to
10 Jul 2014Third reading agreed to


10 Jul 2014Finally passed both Houses
21 Jul 2014Assent

Act no.: 93

Year: 2014

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Text of bill

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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.
  • 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

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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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