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.

Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) (Consequential Provisions) Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Passed Both Houses
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Consequential on the Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) Act 2015, the bill amends: 201 Acts to make technical amendments; the Legislation Act 2003 (or the Legislative Instruments Act 2003) to clarify that rules of court are not legislative instruments; the Family Law Act 1975 to clarify that provisions which set out the application of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 to rules of the Family Court apply to those rules whether they are made under the Family Law Act 1975 or another Act; and the Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) Act 2015, Acts Interpretation Act 1901 and Legislation Act 2003 to: clarify the application of their requirements to administrative forms; and make technical amendments.

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 25/06/15  
Second reading moved 25/06/15  
Second reading debate 18/08/15  
Second reading agreed to 18/08/15  
Third reading agreed to 18/08/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19/08/15  
Second reading moved 19/08/15  
Second reading debate 19/08/15  
Second reading agreed to 19/08/15  
Third reading agreed to 19/08/15  
     
Finally passed both Houses 19/08/15  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

MS-Word PDF HTML
  • As passed by both Houses

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