Crimes Legislation Amendment (Combatting Corporate Crime) Bill 2019

March 2020

© Commonwealth of Australia 2020
ISBN: 978-1-76093-072-1

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Chapter 1—Introduction

  Previous bill and committee inquiry
  Conduct of this inquiry
  Structure of this report
  Purpose of the bill
  Key provisions of the bill
  Government consultations
  Financial implications of the bill
  Consideration by other committees
  Note on references

Chapter 2—Key issues

  The need for the bill
  The proposed offence of failure to prevent foreign bribery
  Other amendments relating to foreign bribery
  The proposed deferred prosecution agreement scheme
  Amendments to the definition of 'dishonesty'
  Committee view

Dissenting Report by Labor Senators

  Schedule 2 and deferred prosecution agreements
  Schedule 3
  Recommendation by Labor Senators

Australian Greens additional comments

Appendix 1—Submissions and answers to questions on notice

Appendix 2—Public hearing

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560