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Indigenous Affairs Legislation Amendment Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Summary

Amends the: Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 to enable certain parcels of land to be granted to relevant Aboriginal Land Trusts; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005 to: remove the connection between the election of members to the Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) and Queensland local government elections; and allow for changes to be made to the composition of the TSRA, following a governance review.

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 23/06/11  
Second reading moved 23/06/11  
Second reading debate 18/08/11  
Second reading agreed to 18/08/11  
Consideration in detail debate 18/08/11 Amendment details: 3 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 18/08/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 23/08/11  
Second reading moved 23/08/11  
Second reading debate 25/08/11  
Second reading agreed to 25/08/11  
Third reading agreed to 25/08/11  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 25/08/11  
Assent 15/09/11 Act no.: 97 - Year: 2011
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third 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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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet BM242]

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes