This digest examines the Australian Research Council Amendment Bill 2011.
This Bill applies indexation to the current funding caps for the financial years commencing 2011 to 2013. The Bill also creates an additional funding cap for the financial year commencing 2014.
The Australian Research Council Amendment Bill 2011 is an appropriation Bill. It indexes the existing appropriation caps that appear in section 49 of the Australian Research Council Act 2001.