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Multicultural Bill Presented to ACT Parliament

Thursday 27 October 2022 @ 11.33 a.m. | Legal Research | Immigration

On 11 October 2022, the Multiculturalism Bill 2022 (ACT) (“the Bill”) was presented to the ACT Legislative Assembly by Minister for Multicultural Affairs Tara Cheyne ("the Minister").


NSW Bill Proposes to Allow First Home Buyers to Opt Out of Paying Stamp Duty

Wednesday 19 October 2022 @ 11.36 a.m. | Legal Research

On 12 October 2022, the Property Tax (First Home Buyer Choice) Bill 2022 (NSW) (“the Bill”) was introduced into the New South Wales Legislative Assembly by Treasurer Matt Kean ("the Treasurer").


Treasury Releases Draft Legislation To Implement ALRC Report Recommendations

Tuesday 18 October 2022 @ 3.51 p.m. | Corporate & Regulatory | Legal Research

On 24 August 2022, the draft Treasury Laws Amendment (Measures for consultation) Bill 2022: ALRC Financial Services Interim Report (Cth) ('the Draft Bill') and the draft Treasury Laws Amendment (Measures for Consultation) Regulations 2022: ALRC Financial Services Interim Report (Cth) ('the Draft Regulations') for public consultation.


Cth Introduces Bill to Establish National Anti-Corruption Commission

Monday 17 October 2022 @ 4.22 p.m. | Legal Research

On 28 September 2022, the National Anti-Corruption Commission Bill 2022 (Cth) (‘the Bill’) was introduced to the House of Representatives by Federal Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus.


Victoria's Environment Legislation Amendment Bill Receives Royal Assent

Monday 17 October 2022 @ 2.34 p.m. | Legal Research

After being introduced to the Victorian Legislative Assembly on 7 June 2022 by the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D'Ambrosio (“the Minister”), the Environment Legislation Amendment (Circular Economy and Other Matters) Bill 2022 (Vic) (“the Bill”) passed Parliament on 30 August 2022.