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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Declared Commercial Fishing Activities) Bill 2012


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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Declared Fishing Activities) Bill 2012



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities

Summary

Amends the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to provide for the minister to establish an independent expert panel to conduct an assessment into the potential environmental, social and economic impacts of a declared commercial fishing activity and to prohibit the declared commercial fishing activity while the assessment is undertaken.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 11/09/12  
Second reading moved 11/09/12  
Second reading debate 12/09/12  
Second reading debate 13/09/12  
Second reading agreed to 13/09/12  
Consideration in detail debate 13/09/12 Amendment details: 45 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 13/09/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17/09/12  
Second reading moved 17/09/12  
Second reading debate 17/09/12  
Second reading debate 18/09/12  
Second reading agreed to 18/09/12  
Committee of the Whole debate 18/09/12  
Committee of the Whole debate 19/09/12  
Third reading agreed to 19/09/12  
     
Assent 19/09/12 Act no.: 131 - Year: 2012
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet BW265]

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  • Government [sheet BW264]

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  • Government [sheet BW261]

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  • Government [sheet BW262]

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  • Non-Government
BANDT, Adam, MP

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Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 7282]
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 7280]
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes