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Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Amendment (Extension and Other Measures) Bill 2021

Type
Government
Portfolio
Resources, Water and Northern Australia
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
46

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Summary

Amends the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Act 2016 to: extend the investment time period of the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) by five years to 30 June 2026; expand the functions of the NAIF to include the provision of financial assistance to projects that contribute to Northern Australia's economic and population growth; and amend certain governance and administrative processes of the NAIF.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 24 Feb 2021
Second reading moved 24 Feb 2021
Second reading debate 25 Mar 2021
Second reading agreed to 25 Mar 2021
Consideration in detail debate 25 Mar 2021
Third reading agreed to 25 Mar 2021
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11 May 2021
Second reading moved 11 May 2021
Second reading debate 12 May 2021
Second reading debate 13 May 2021
Second reading agreed to 13 May 2021
Third reading agreed to
  • : Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
13 May 2021
House of Representatives
Message from Senate reported 13 May 2021
Consideration of Senate message
  • Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
13 May 2021
Finally passed both Houses 13 May 2021
Assent
  • Act no: 41
  • Year: 2021
27 May 2021

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

House of representatives

Senate

Schedules of amendments

Bills digest

Notes

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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 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.