Bank Mergers Bill 1997

Bill No.31

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to establish a general framework which will allow bank mergers to be dealt with by regulation or adoption of a law of another State or territory rather than requiring Parliament to enact separate legislation for each individual merger.

StatusAssented to 06/23/1997
This Act came into operation on Royal Assent - Royal Assent given 23 Jun 1997 as Act No. 8 of 1997

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 04/29/1997  
First Reading 04/29/1997  
Second Reading 04/29/1997 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/01/1997  
Consideration in Detail 05/01/1997  
Amendments adopted 05/01/1997  
Third Reading 05/01/1997  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 05/06/1997  
Second Reading 05/06/1997 1 
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/27/1997  
Committee of the whole 06/17/1997  
Amendments adopted 06/17/1997  
Third Reading 06/17/1997  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  06/18/1997 2 

1. Bill accompanied by explanatory notes
2. Legislative Assembly agrees to Council's requested amendment to Clause 3.