Text of bill | Explanatory memoranda | Second reading speeches | Proposed amendments | Schedules of amendments | Bills Digest

Bills of the current Parliament

Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of bills homepages, the authoritative sources for verifying the progress of bills are the House of Representatives Votes and Proceedings and the Journals of the Senate.

Law Enforcement Legislation Amendment (Powers) Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Portfolio
Justice

Summary

Amends the Australian Crime Commission Act 2002 and Law Enforcement Integrity Commissioner Act 2006 to: clarify the powers of Australian Crime Commission examiners to conduct examinations, and the Integrity Commissioner, supported by the Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity, to conduct hearings; and authorise the use of derivative material obtained from an examination or hearing, and specify the circumstances in which examination, hearing and derivative material may be provided to a prosecutor.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 26/03/15  
Second reading moved 26/03/15  
Second reading debate 28/05/15  
Second reading agreed to 28/05/15  
Third reading agreed to 28/05/15  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

MS-Word PDF HTML

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

MS-Word PDF HTML

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (14/05/2015): Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee; Report due 18/06/2015
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees