Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2014

Type
Government
Portfolio
Finance
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
44
Summary
Part of a package of four bills, the bill amends: 246 Acts to: replace references to the
Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997
and the
Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997
; rationalise provisions relating to conflicts of interest, termination of appointments, corporate planning and annual reporting requirements; the
Public Service Act 1999
and
Parliamentary Service Act 1999
to address a recommendation of the Parliamentary Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit to reduce potential confusion regarding the duties for public officials and the Australian Public Service Code of Conduct for APS employees and the Parliamentary Service Code of Conduct for parliamentary service employees; and the
Parliamentary Service Act 1999
to guarantee that parliamentary departments will have access to their appropriations over the course of the financial year. Also repeals the
Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997
.

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Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 24 Jun 2014
Second reading moved 24 Jun 2014
Second reading debate 25 Jun 2014
Second reading agreed to 25 Jun 2014
Consideration in detail debate 25 Jun 2014
Third reading agreed to 25 Jun 2014
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 26 Jun 2014
Second reading moved 26 Jun 2014
Second reading debate 26 Jun 2014
Second reading agreed to 26 Jun 2014
Committee of the Whole debate
  • Amendment details: 1 Opposition agreed to
26 Jun 2014
Third reading agreed to 26 Jun 2014
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message
  • Details: House agreed to Senate amendment
26 Jun 2014
Finally passed both Houses 26 Jun 2014
Assent
  • Act no.: 62
  • Year: 2014
30 Jun 2014

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

House of representatives

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Senate

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Schedules of 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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