The Competition and Consumer Amendment Bill (No 1) 2011 was introduced into the Senate on 18 August 2011 and read a first time. The second reading was moved and debate adjourned to the September sittings.  For an overview of the Bill, see our previous publication "Government price signalling and other information disclosures bill passed in the House of Representatives with some significant amendments".

Debate was further adjourned at the September sittings to a later sitting of the Senate, which next sits from 31 October to 10 November 2011.