Fair Work (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Bill 2009 [Provisions]

Fair Work (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Bill 2009 [Provisions]

7 May 2009

© Commonwealth of Australia 2009
ISBN 978-1-74229-097-3

View the report as a single document - (PDF 300KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the Committee (PDF 8KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 18KB)

Conduct of the inquiry
Purpose of the bill

Chapter 2 (PDF 129KB)

Treatment of existing instruments in the new system
Issues raised with the committee
Interaction of transitional instruments and NES
Modern award transitional arrangements
Modernisation of enterprise awards

Chapter 3 (PDF 62KB)

Bargaining and agreement making
Industrial action during transitional period
Registered organisations
Institutional arrangements
Transfer of business

Coalition Senators' Minority Report (PDF 51KB)

Economic Challenges
Union Representation Orders
National Employment Standards (NES)
Take Home Pay Orders
Termination of Collective Agreement Based Instruments
Modern Enterprise Awards
Default Superannuation

Additional Comments (PDF 18KB)

Substandard Agreements
Award modernisation
Low paid determinations
Non-federal system employees
Representation orders

Appendix 1 - Submissions received (PDF 5KB)
Appendix 2 - Hearings and Witnesses (PDF 7KB)

For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3521
Fax: +61 2 6277 5706
Email: eet.sen@aph.gov.au