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Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims Amendment Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Senate
Portfolio
Infrastructure and Regional Development

Summary

Implements amendments to the Protocol of 1996 to the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims by amending the Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims Act 1989 to increase the liability limits for ship owners and salvors for maritime claims relating to ship-sourced damage.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 26/02/15  
Second reading moved 26/02/15  
Second reading debate 19/03/15  
Second reading agreed to 19/03/15  
Third reading agreed to 19/03/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19/03/15  
Second reading moved 19/03/15  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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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

Bills Digest



Notes