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Overseas Investment Act: National Security and Public Order Call in Power Information Release

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Thursday, 13 February 2020
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Thursday, 13 Feb 2020
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Following public consultation in 2019, the Government agreed to changes to the Overseas Investment Act.

The Treasury is releasing Treasury Reports and related policy advice that informed the development of the Cabinet Paper released publicly on 19 December 2019 (Cabinet Paper DEV-19-SUB-0306: Overseas Investment Act 2005: Phase Two Reform Package) – specifically in relation to the design of the national security and public order call in power.

A further information release will be made containing policy advice on the other components of the reform. The date for this release is yet to be confirmed.

Last updated: 
Thursday, 13 February 2020