Australian Energy Market Amendment (AEMO and Other Measures) Bill 2009

Type
Government
Portfolio
Resources, Energy and Tourism
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
42

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Summary

Amends the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 and Trade Practices Act 1974 to replace reference to the National Energy Market Management Company Limited with the Australian Energy Market Operator Limited, to reflect the commencement of a single national energy market operator for both the electricity and gas sectors from 1 July 2009. Also amends the Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977 and Australian Energy Market Act 2004 to amend references to Western Australian gas legislation to reflect the delayed commencement of the National Gas Access Law in that state.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 12 Feb 2009
Second reading moved 12 Feb 2009
Referred to Main Committee 10 Mar 2009
Second reading debate 11 Mar 2009
Second reading agreed to 11 Mar 2009
Reported from Main Committee 11 Mar 2009
Third reading agreed to 11 Mar 2009
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11 Mar 2009
Second reading moved 11 Mar 2009
Second reading debate 11 Mar 2009
Second reading agreed to 11 Mar 2009
Third reading agreed to 11 Mar 2009
Text of bill as passed both Houses 11 Mar 2009
Assent
  • Act no.: 17
  • Year: 2009
26 Mar 2009

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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

  • 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

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Schedules of amendments

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