06 Jul 2011
House of Representatives
Resources and Energy
Establishes a national regime for the regulation of non-economic distribution and retail regulation of gas and electricity by amending the:
Australian Energy Market Act 2004 to: apply the National Energy Retail Law and the National Energy Retail Regulations in Australia’s offshore areas; and provide that the Australian Energy Regulator, the Australian Energy Market Commission, the Australian Competition Tribunal and the minister undertake a range of functions and powers to regulate the energy retail regime;
Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977 to provide that decisions made under the regime are subject to judicial review; and
Competition and Consumer Act 2010 to make technical amendments.