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Joe Hockey

The Minister for Financial Services and Regulation

21 October 1998 - 26 November 2001

1999 Media Releases

1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001

062 22/12/99 Consultation Extended on E-Commerce Consumer Model
061 22/12/99 New Safety Standard for Aerosol Fire Extinguishers
060 17/12/1999 New Chairman for Super Complaints Tribunal
059 17/12/99 Census to Enter Time Capsule
058j 16/12/1999 Buying Online at Christmas? Government Offers e-safety Tips
058 10/12/1999 Hockey Welcomes OECD Guidelines on E-Commerce
057 01/12/1999 Website for Financial Hub Unveiled
056 24/11/99 Gemini Confirms Australia as a Key Global Financial Centre
055 23/11/99 ACCC Report Shows Petrol Consumers Not Ripped Off
054 15/11/99 Improved Rail Competition in NSW
053 28/10/99 Consumer Disputes Resolution Scheme Directory Released
052 28/10/99 Final E-Commerce Policy on Consumer Protection Unveiled
051 21/10/99 New Safety Labels for Elastic Luggage Straps Announced
050 20/10/99 Hockey Announces President for New Takeovers Panel
049 18/10/99 Revolutionary Corporate Law Reforms Passed by Senate
048 14/10/99 Hockey Announces Futures Chief to be Financial Centre CEO
047 27/09/99 Hockey Announces New Safety Standard for Bicycle Helmets
046 24/09/99 Scholarship To Boost Our Financial Centre Credentials
045 21/09/99 Tax Reforms A Boon To Our Financial Centre Ambitions
044 23/09/99 Hockey Announces Expert Group for Electronic Commerce
043 08/09/1999 Hockey Unveils Safety Standard for Children's Nightwear
042 01/09/1999 Hockey Bans Lead Candle Wicks
041 01/09/1999 Hockey Announces Safety Standard for Pedal Cycles
040 20/08/99 Hockey Quizzes Watkins on Petrol
039 19/08/99 Hockey Warns on Lead Candle Wicks
038 12/08/1999 Hockey Announces Inquiry into Self Regulation
037 03/08/1999 Review of Financial Sector Levies
036 26/07/99 Olympic Medals Minted in Australia
035 22/07/99 Government Unveils Measures to Protect Employee Entitlements
034 16/07/99 US Giant Makes Australia Home
033 07/07/1999 Study Supports Consumer Redress
032 05/07/1999 Third South Pacific Forum Economic Ministers Meeting, APIA, Samoa, 1-2 July 1999
031 01/07/1999 South Pacific Forum Economic Ministers Meeting
030 01/07/1999 Funding Boosts Market Education
029 29/06/99 Financial Hub Plan Gets Tax Boost
028 25/06/99 States Back Wallis Reforms
027 24/06/99 Competition Report Delivered
026 22/06/99 Hockey Unveils Share Study
025 17/06/99 Financial Sector Levies Announced
024 08/06/1999 Hockey Order Fire Door Recall
023 03/06/1999 Labor Spoiling Delays CLERP 4 Start
022 03/06/1999 Financial Player Chooses Australia
021 02/06/1999 Report Endorses CLERP Bill Reforms
020 31/05/99 Newsagent's Outcome Preserves Home Delivery Election Promise
018 28/05/99 Hockey Launches Industry Conduct Codes
015 26/05/99 Hockey Acts to Protect Online Consumers
014 20/05/99 Advisory Body Set to Boost Consumer Sovereignty
013 01/04/1999 Industry Groups Urged to Inform Constituents of Newsagent Progress
012 31/03/99 Takeover Disputes Made Easier
011 22/03/99 No Rip-offs from Privatised Electricity
010 12/03/1999 Urgent Investigation Into Fire Safety Doors
009 11/03/1999 Wallis Reforms Boost Consumers Choice
008 03/03/1999 Financial Services Reforms to Empower Australian Consumers
007 24/02/1999 Changes to Lodgement of Super Fund Annual Returns
006 18/02/1999 Thomson Shows Consumer Contempt
005 16/02/1999 Senate Toying With Our World Competitiveness
004 04/02/1999 Appointments to the National Competition Council
003 01/02/1999 New Program To Boost Financial Planning Standards
002 14/01/1999 Hockey Applauds Souris Appointment
001 04/01/1999 Euro Launch Boosts Australia's Status as a Regional Financial Centre