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Jurisdiction of Courts Legislation Amendment Bill 2002


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Amends the: Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 and Judiciary Act 1903 to allow the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) to establish an ACT Court of Appeal; and Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 to: abolish the redundant office of judicial registrar; and amend certain practices and procedures of the Federal Court. Also contains application and transitional provisions.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13/03/02  
Second reading moved 13/03/02  
Second reading agreed to 27/06/02  
Third reading agreed to 27/06/02  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 20/08/02  
Second reading moved 20/08/02  
Second reading agreed to 22/08/02  
Third reading agreed to 22/08/02  
     
Assent 03/09/02 Act no.: 70 - Year: 2002
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Supplementary Explanatory Memorandum

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  • Explanatory Memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

  • (HoR) Government 1

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes