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Customs Amendment (Serious Drugs Detection) Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Home Affairs

Summary

Amends the Customs Act 1901 to enable Customs officers, using prescribed equipment, to undertake an initial internal non-medical scan of a person suspected to be internally concealing a suspicious substance.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 23/02/11  
Second reading moved 23/02/11  
Referred to Main Committee 22/03/11  
Second reading debate 23/03/11  
Second reading agreed to 23/03/11  
Reported from Main Committee 23/03/11  
Third reading agreed to 23/03/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 25/03/11  
Second reading moved 25/03/11  
Second reading debate 22/06/11  
Second reading agreed to 22/06/11  
Committee of the Whole debate 22/06/11 Amendment details: 1 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 22/06/11  
     
House of Representatives
Message from Senate reported 22/06/11  
Consideration of Senate message 04/07/11 Details: House agreed to Senate amendment
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 04/07/11  
Assent 25/07/11 Act no.: 78 of 2011
     

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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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet BN204]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendment made by the Senate

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Notes