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National Skills Commissioner Bill 2020

Type
Government
Portfolio
Education, Skills and Employment
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
46

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Summary

Establishes the office of the National Skills Commissioner to provide advice and collect, analyse, share and publish data on Australia’s workforce skills needs, efficient prices for vocational education and training (VET) courses, the public and private return on government investment in VET and other matters relating to the VET system.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 14 May 2020
Second reading moved 14 May 2020
Second reading debate 10 Jun 2020
Second reading agreed to 10 Jun 2020
Consideration in detail debate 10 Jun 2020
Third reading agreed to 10 Jun 2020
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11 Jun 2020
Second reading moved 11 Jun 2020
Second reading debate 15 Jun 2020
Second reading agreed to 18 Jun 2020
Third reading agreed to
  • : Amendment details: 3 Government agreed to
18 Jun 2020
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message
  • Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
24 Aug 2020
Finally passed both Houses 24 Aug 2020
Assent
  • Act no: 76
  • Year: 2020
02 Sep 2020

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

House of representatives

Senate

Schedules of amendments

Bills digest

Notes

Helpful information

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 changes to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either the 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.