Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Infrastructure Financing) Bill 2019

Type
Government
Portfolio
Foreign Affairs and Trade
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Act 1991 to expand the ability of the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation to finance infrastructure projects by increasing its callable capital and granting it a new overseas infrastructure financing power.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13 Feb 2019
Second reading moved 13 Feb 2019
Second reading debate 20 Feb 2019
Referred to Federation Chamber 20 Feb 2019
Second reading debate 20 Feb 2019
Second reading agreed to 20 Feb 2019
Consideration in detail debate 20 Feb 2019
Reported from Federation Chamber 21 Feb 2019
Consideration in detail debate 21 Feb 2019
Third reading agreed to 21 Feb 2019

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

House of representatives

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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.
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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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