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senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-10-09 15:31:16

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  • The majority voted against a [motion](http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8) that: _the bill, as amended, now be read a second time._
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [Clean Energy Finance Corporation](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation).
  • Background to the bill
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation was created by the [Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814), which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138) was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [carbon pricing mechanism](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia) and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [Climate Change Authority](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority).(Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [here](http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx) and the Climate Change Authority [here](http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about).)
  • The ten other bills are:
  • - [Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137)
  • - [True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131)
  • - [True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132)
  • - [Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135)
  • - [Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139)
  • - [Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136)
  • - [Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114)
  • References
  • The majority voted against a [motion](http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8) that: _the bill, as amended, now be read a second time._
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [Clean Energy Finance Corporation](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation).
  • _Background to the bill_
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation was created by the [Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814), which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138) was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [carbon pricing mechanism](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia) and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [Climate Change Authority](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority).(Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [here](http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx) and the Climate Change Authority [here](http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about).)
  • The ten other bills are:
  • - [Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137)
  • - [True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131)
  • - [True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132)
  • - [Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135)
  • - [Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139)
  • - [Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136)
  • - [Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114)
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:21:32

Title

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation].
  • Background to the bill
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].(Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here].)
  • The ten other bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • References
  • The majority voted against a [motion](http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8) that: _the bill, as amended, now be read a second time._
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [Clean Energy Finance Corporation](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation).
  • Background to the bill
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation was created by the [Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814), which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138) was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [carbon pricing mechanism](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia) and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [Climate Change Authority](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority).(Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [here](http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx) and the Climate Change Authority [here](http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about).)
  • The ten other bills are:
  • - [Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137)
  • - [True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131)
  • - [True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132)
  • - [Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135)
  • - [Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134)
  • - [Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139)
  • - [Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136)
  • - [Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114)
  • References
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:16:57

Title

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation].
  • Background to the bill
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].[1]
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].(Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here].)
  • The ten other bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here].
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-03-24 09:51:00

Title

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation].
  • Background to the bills
  • Background to the bill
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].[1]
  • The ten other bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here].
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-03-24 09:50:53

Title

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation].
  • Background to the bills
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].[1]
  • The ten other bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here].
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-03-24 09:50:02

Title

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation].
  • Background to the bills
  • The [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation] (‘CEFC’) was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].[1]
  • The ten other bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here].
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-03-24 09:49:09

Title

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.
  • Background to the bills
  • The [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation] (‘CEFC’) was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].[1]
  • The ten other bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here]..
  • * [1] Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here].
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-03-24 09:48:52

Title

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.
  • Background to the bills
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish the [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx Clean Energy Finance Corporation] and the [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about Climate Change Authority].
  • The [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Energy_Finance_Corporation Clean Energy Finance Corporation] (‘CEFC’) was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in renewable energy generation.
  • The [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013] was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish both the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_Change_Authority Climate Change Authority].[1]
  • The eleven bills are:
  • The ten other bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in clean energy.
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the Clean Energy Finance Corporation [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx here] and the Climate Change Authority [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about here]..
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-02-13 18:24:19

Title

  • Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 — Second Reading — Abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation
  • Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 — Second Reading — Read a second time

Description

  • The majority voted against a [http://www.openaustralia.org/senate/?gid=2013-12-10.12.8 motion] that:
  • ''the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.''
  • This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.
  • Background to the bills
  • <p>The majority voted against a <a href="http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;db=CHAMBER;id=chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0016;query=Id%3A%22chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0000%22">motion</a> that:</p>
  • <p><blockquote><i>the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.</i></blockquote></p>
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_pricing_in_Australia carbon pricing mechanism] and abolish the [http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx Clean Energy Finance Corporation] and the [http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about Climate Change Authority].
  • <p>This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.</p>
  • The eleven bills are:
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131 True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132 True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135 Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141 Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136 Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013]
  • * [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013]
  • <p><b>Background to the bills</b></p>
  • The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814 Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012], which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in clean energy.
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/Carbon-Pricing-Mechanism/About-the-Mechanism/Pages/default.aspx">carbon pricing mechanism</a> and abolish the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx">Clean Energy Finance Corporation</a> and the <a href="http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about">Climate Change Authority</a>.</p>
  • <p>The eleven bills are:</p>
  • <ul><li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137">Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131">True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href ="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132">True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135">Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141">Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136">Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114">Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138">Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li></ul>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the <a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814">Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012</a>, which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in clean energy.</p>
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2014-01-02 11:21:20

Title

Description

  • <p>The majority voted against a <a href="http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;db=CHAMBER;id=chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0016;query=Id%3A%22chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0000%22">motion</a> that:</p>
  • <p><blockquote><i>the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.</i></blockquote></p>
  • <p>This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.</p>
  • <p><b>Summary of the debate in the Senate</b></p>
  • @MP voted aye to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should be abolished.
  • @MP voted no to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should not be abolished.
  • <p><b>Background to the bills</b></p>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/Carbon-Pricing-Mechanism/About-the-Mechanism/Pages/default.aspx">carbon pricing mechanism</a> and abolish the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx">Clean Energy Finance Corporation</a> and the <a href="http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about">Climate Change Authority</a>.</p>
  • <p>The eleven bills are:</p>
  • <ul><li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137">Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131">True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href ="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132">True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135">Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141">Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136">Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114">Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138">Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li></ul>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the <a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814">Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012</a>, which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in clean energy.</p>
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2013-12-19 12:20:43

Title

Description

  • <p>The majority voted against a <a href="http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;db=CHAMBER;id=chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0016;query=Id%3A%22chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0000%22">motion</a> that:</p>
  • <p><blockquote><i>the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.</i></blockquote></p>
  • <p>This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.</p>
  • <p><b>Summary of the debate in the Senate</b></p>
  • @MP voted aye to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should be abolished.
  • @MP voted no to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should not be abolished.
  • <p><b>Background to the bills</b></p>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/Carbon-Pricing-Mechanism/About-the-Mechanism/Pages/default.aspx">carbon pricing mechanism</a> and abolish the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx">Clean Energy Finance Corporation</a> and the <a href="http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about">Climate Change Authority</a>.</p>
  • <p>The eleven bills are:</p>
  • <ul><li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137">Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131">True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href ="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132">True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135">Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141">Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136">Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114">Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138">Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li></ul>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the <a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814">Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012</a>, which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in clean energy.</p>
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2013-12-19 12:19:07

Title

Description

  • <p>The majority voted against a <a href="http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;db=CHAMBER;id=chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0016;query=Id%3A%22chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0000%22">motion</a> that:</p>
  • <p><blockquote><i>the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.</i></blockquote></p>
  • <p>Passing this motion means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.</p>
  • <p>This means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.</p>
  • <p><b>Summary of the debate in the Senate</b></p>
  • @MP voted aye to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should be abolished.
  • @MP voted no to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should not be abolished.
  • <p><b>Background to the bills</b></p>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/Carbon-Pricing-Mechanism/About-the-Mechanism/Pages/default.aspx">carbon pricing mechanism</a> and abolish the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx">Clean Energy Finance Corporation</a> and the <a href="http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about">Climate Change Authority</a>.</p>
  • <p>The eleven bills are:</p>
  • <ul><li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137">Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131">True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href ="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132">True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135">Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141">Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136">Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114">Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138">Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li></ul>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the <a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814">Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012</a>, which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in clean energy.</p>
senate vote 2013-12-10#1

Edited by mackay

on 2013-12-19 12:18:24

Title

  • Bills — Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013; Second Reading
  • Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 Second Reading — Abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation

Description

  • <p class='motion-notice motion-notice-truncated'>Long debate text truncated.</p>
  • <p>The majority voted against a <a href="http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;db=CHAMBER;id=chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0016;query=Id%3A%22chamber%2Fhansards%2F2597051a-9271-4342-bb22-f1866597b917%2F0000%22">motion</a> that:</p>
  • <p><blockquote><i>the bill, as amended, now be read a second time.</i></blockquote></p>
  • <p>Passing this motion means that the majority of senators rejected the main idea of the bill, which was to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.</p>
  • <p><b>Summary of the debate in the Senate</b></p>
  • @MP voted aye to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should be abolished.
  • @MP voted no to say that the Clean Energy Finance Corporation should not be abolished.
  • <p><b>Background to the bills</b></p>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013 was introduced into Parliament as part of a package of eleven bills to remove the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyregulator.gov.au/Carbon-Pricing-Mechanism/About-the-Mechanism/Pages/default.aspx">carbon pricing mechanism</a> and abolish the <a href="http://www.cleanenergyfinancecorp.com.au/about-us.aspx">Clean Energy Finance Corporation</a> and the <a href="http://climatechangeauthority.gov.au/about">Climate Change Authority</a>.</p>
  • <p>The eleven bills are:</p>
  • <ul><li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5137">Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5131">True-up Shortfall Levy (General) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href ="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5132">True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5135">Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5141">Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5140">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5134">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5139">Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) (Transitional Provisions) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5136">Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5114">Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013</a></li>
  • <li><a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r5138">Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2013</a></li></ul>
  • <p>The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (‘CEFC’) was created by the <a href="http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4814">Clean Energy Finance Corporation Bill 2012</a>, which was introduced while the Australian Labor Party was in government. It is a fund dedicated to investing in clean energy.</p>