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Environment and Heritage Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2003


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Environment and Heritage Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2002



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Environment and Heritage

Summary

Introduced in conjunction with the Australian Heritage Council Bill 2002, the bill amends the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to establish a Commonwealth heritage regime that will focus on matters of national significance and Commonwealth responsibility, including the: establishment of a National Heritage List and a Commonwealth Heritage List. Also contains transitional provisions in relation to places included in the current Register of the National Estate.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 27/06/02  
Second reading moved 27/06/02  
Second reading agreed to 14/11/02  
Third reading agreed to 14/11/02  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/11/02  
Second reading moved 15/11/02  
Second reading debate 05/03/03  
Second reading agreed to 13/08/03  
Committee of the Whole debate 14/08/03 Amendment details: 8 Australian Democrats agreed to
Committee of the Whole debate 18/08/03 Amendment details: 100 Australian Progressive Alliance agreed to
Committee of the Whole debate 20/08/03 Amendment details: 10 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 21/08/03  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 08/09/03 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Assent 23/09/03 Act no.: 88 - Year: 2003
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government
THOMSON, Kelvin, MP

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Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 3060]
ALLISON, Lyn

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  • Australian Democrats [sheet 3045]
ALLISON, Lyn

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  • Australian Democrats [sheet 3044]
ALLISON, Lyn

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  • Australian Democrats [sheet 2990]
ALLISON, Lyn

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 2868]

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 3050]

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 2851]

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  • Australian Progressive Alliance [sheet RA235]
LEES, Meg

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  • Government [sheet RA234]

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  • Opposition [sheet 3051]
LUNDY, Kate

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  • Opposition [sheet 3039]
LUNDY, Kate

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  • Opposition [sheet 2846]
CARR, Sen Kim

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Notes