Companies (Limited Partnerships Identical Names Prohibition) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This Member’s bill rectifies an anomaly between the Companies Act 1993 and the Limited Partnerships Act 2008 in relation to identical or nearly identical names across entity types.

Current status

Defeated at first reading on 24 March 2021

Member of Parliament responsible

Chris Penk

Bill type

Member's bill



All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 53
Ref 312-1
Introduced 28 July 2020
Defeated 24 March 2021
Defeated at reading 1
Divided No

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