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Criminal Code Amendment (Animal Protection) Bill 2015

2013-2014-2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Criminal Code Amendment (Animal Protection) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

(Senator Back)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Code Act 1995 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

 

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 3

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          3

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                             3

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                     12

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                           12

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Code Act 1995 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Criminal Code Amendment (Animal Protection) Act 2015 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

The 28th day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.