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Meteorology Amendment (Online Advertising) Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Passed Both Houses
Portfolio
Environment

Summary

Amends the Meteorology Act 1955 to: confirm the powers of the Director of Meteorology to include advertising in connection with the Bureau of Meteorology’s services; require the Director to develop and publish guidelines relating to advertising; clarify that the Bureau can charge for its services; validate past advertising on the Bureau’s services; and make technical amendments.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 25/06/14  
Second reading moved 25/06/14  
Second reading debate 16/07/14  
Referred to Federation Chamber 16/07/14  
Second reading agreed to 16/07/14  
Reported from Federation Chamber 16/07/14  
Third reading agreed to 16/07/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17/07/14  
Second reading moved 17/07/14  
Second reading debate 28/08/14  
Second reading agreed to 28/08/14  
Third reading agreed to 28/08/14  
     
Finally passed both Houses 28/08/14  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes