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Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Amendment Bill 2010


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

Summary

Amends the Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Act 1980 to implement Australia’s international obligations arising from revisions made to Annex II to the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty (the Madrid Protocol), which relates to native flora and fauna.

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 10/02/10  
Second reading moved 10/02/10  
Referred to Main Committee 25/02/10  
Second reading debate 10/03/10  
Second reading agreed to 10/03/10  
Reported from Main Committee 10/03/10  
Third reading agreed to 10/03/10  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/03/10  
Second reading moved 11/03/10  
Second reading debate 18/03/10  
Second reading agreed to 18/03/10  
Committee of the Whole debate 18/03/10  
Third reading agreed to 18/03/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 18/03/10  
Assent 25/03/10 Act no.: 23 - Year: 2010
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 6052]
BROWN, Sen Bob

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes