Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Amendment Bill 2014

Type
Government
Portfolio
Finance 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
44
Summary
Amends the
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013
  to: clarify the use and management of public resources and the capacity of an accountable authority to issue instructions on resource management and governance matters within entities; require Commonwealth entities to provide annual reports to the relevant minister by the 15th day of the fourth month after the reporting period; clarify the nature of certain legislative instruments and enable the Finance Minister to make other instruments that are not subject to disallowance; and make technical amendments. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
29 May 2014Introduced and read a first time
29 May 2014Second reading moved
04 Jun 2014Second reading debate
05 Jun 2014Second reading debate
05 Jun 2014Second reading agreed to
05 Jun 2014Consideration in detail debate

Amendment details: 3 Government agreed to
05 Jun 2014Third reading agreed to
Senate
16 Jun 2014Introduced and read a first time
16 Jun 2014Second reading moved
19 Jun 2014Second reading debate
19 Jun 2014Second reading agreed to
19 Jun 2014Third reading agreed to


19 Jun 2014Finally passed both Houses
26 Jun 2014Assent

Act no.: 58

Year: 2014

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Transcript of speeches

Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Committee Information

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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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