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Electricity Corporations Amendment Bill 2013

Bill No. 40
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to amend the Electricity Corporations Act 2005 to implement the merger of the Electricity Retail Corporation (currently trading as Synergy) and the Electricity Generation Corporation (currently trading as Verve Energy). The Bill acts to discontinue the Electricity Retail Corporation and vest its assets, liabilities and rights in the Electricity Generation Corporation. The continuing Electricity Generation Corporation is then to be renamed the Electricity Generation and Retail Corporation.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 18 Dec 2013 as Act No. 25 of 2013. Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 10/16/2013  
First Reading 10/16/2013  
Second Reading 10/16/2013  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 10/31/2013  
Consideration in Detail 10/31/2013  
Third Reading 11/13/2013  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 11/19/2013  
First Reading 11/19/2013  
Second Reading 11/19/2013  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 12/10/2013  
Committee of the whole 12/10/2013  
Third Reading 12/12/2013  

Bill declared urgent in the Legislative Assembly under Standing Order 168(2) on 29/10/2013.