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Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Oils in the Antarctic Area) Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Infrastructure and Transport

Summary

Amends the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983 to implement amendments to Annex I to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships to ban the use or carriage of heavy grade oils on ships travelling in the Antarctic Area except when vessels are engaged in securing the safety of ships or saving life at sea.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 25/08/11  
Second reading moved 25/08/11  
Referred to Main Committee 13/09/11  
Second reading debate 14/09/11  
Second reading agreed to 14/09/11  
Reported from Main Committee 14/09/11  
Third reading agreed to 14/09/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/09/11  
Second reading moved 15/09/11  
Second reading agreed to 22/11/11  
Third reading agreed to 22/11/11  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 22/11/11  
Assent 05/12/11 Act no.: 176 of 2011
     

Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes