The Corporations Legislation Amendment (Deregulatory and Other Measures) Bill 2014, which seeks to repeal the “100-member rule” to call a general meeting and make other changes to the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth), has been referred to the Senate Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry and report.  We will continue to monitor the progress of the Bill.

The Corporations Legislation Amendment (Deregulatory and Other Measures) Bill 2014 seeks to repeal the “100-member rule” to call a general meeting and make other changes to the Corporations Act 2001(Cth) (see CA Update - November 2014 for further details about the Bill).

The Bill has been referred to the Senate Economics Legislation Committee for inquiry.

Submissions were due by 20 January 2015 and the report is due by 11 February 2015.