Screen Industry Workers Bill

About this bill

This bill introduces a workplace relations framework that will provide clarity about the employment status of people doing screen production work, introduce a duty of good faith and mandatory terms for contracting relationships in the industry, allow collective bargaining at the occupation and enterprise levels, and create processes for resolving disputes arising from contracting relations or collective bargaining.

Current status

Royal Assent given 30 September 2022.
Enacted as the Screen Industry Workers Act 2022 (2022/52)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill

All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 219-3
Introduced 18 February 2020
First reading 5 March 2020
Select Committee Education and Workforce Committee
Public submissions due 25 May 2020
Select Committee report back 6 August 2020
Second reading 23 August 2022
Committee of the whole House 31 August 2022
Third reading 27 September 2022
Royal Assent 30 September 2022
Enacted as Screen Industry Workers Act 2022 (2022/52)
Divided No

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