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A Bill for an Act to amend the Fair Work (Building Industry) Act 2012, and for related purposes
Administered by: Employment
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Registered 26 Mar 2015
Introduced Senate 25 Mar 2015
Table of contents.

2013‑2014‑2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Construction Industry Amendment (Protecting Witnesses) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

(Employment)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Fair Work (Building Industry) Act 2012, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Fair Work (Building Industry) Act 2012                                                                 3

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Fair Work (Building Industry) Act 2012, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Construction Industry Amendment (Protecting Witnesses) Act 2015.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

3  Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Fair Work (Building Industry) Act 2012

1  Section 46

Omit “3 years”, substitute “5 years”.

2  At the end of section 46

Add:

Note:          As section 45 commenced on 1 June 2012, the Director may not make an application under that section after 1 June 2017.