Trade & Commerce News

New Tasmanian Bill Proposes Review of Retail Leasing Laws

Friday 3 June 2022 @ 11.26 a.m. | Legal Research | Trade & Commerce

The Retail Leases Bill 2022 (Tas) (“the Bill”) was introduced to Tasmania’s House of Assembly on 31 May 2022 by Minister for Workplace Safety and Consumer Affairs Elise Archer ("the Minister").


WA Parliament Passes Duties Amendment Legislation

Friday 20 May 2022 @ 10.40 a.m. | Taxation | Trade & Commerce

The Duties Amendment Bill 2022 (WA) (the Bill) was introduced into the WA Assembly on 6 April 2022 by the Minister for Finance, Dr AD Buti (the Minister) and as at 19 May 2022 had passed both houses of the WA Parliament and is currently awaiting assent.


Cth Treasury Draft Bill Proposing a Digital Games Tax Offset

Tuesday 5 April 2022 @ 10.24 a.m. | Taxation | Trade & Commerce

On 22 March 2022, the Commonwealth Treasury website released the Draft Treasury Laws Amendment (Measures for Consultation) Bill 2022: Digital games tax offset ('the draft Bill').


WA Bill Proposes Overhaul of Soil and Land Conservation Laws

Friday 3 December 2021 @ 12.15 p.m. | Trade & Commerce

The Soil and Land Conservation Amendment Bill 2021 (WA) ('the Bill') was introduced into the Western Australian Legislative Assembly on 11 November 2021 by the Minister for Tourism David Templeman ('the Minister'(.


Cth Draft Bill for Use of Tech to Hold Meetings and Sign Documents Re-Released for Further Consultation

Tuesday 12 October 2021 @ 7.48 a.m. | Corporate & Regulatory | Legal Research | Trade & Commerce

The Treasury Laws Amendment (Measures for Consultation) Bill 2021: Use of technology for meetings and related amendments (Cth) (the "Draft Bill") proposes to amend the Corporations Act 2001 (the "Act") by creating a permanent statutory mechanism for the electronic execution of company documents.