Creeping acquisition bill back in Parliament
Posted by Julie Clarke on 15 June 2011
In 2010 the Government announced it would introduce laws to deal with ‘creeping acquisitions’. In May 2010 they introduced a bill which they claimed would do this (see my blog post discussing the proposed amendments). That bill was considered by the Senate Economics Legislation Committee which, on 15 June 2010 (precisely a year ago!) recommended that it be passed. The bill subsequently lapsed as a result of the 2010 Federal Election.
More to follow …