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Australian Citizenship Amendment (Defence Service Requirement) Bill 2012


Type
Private
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
ROBERT, Stuart, MP

Summary

Amends the Australian Citizenship Act 2007 to ensure that spouses and dependent children of eligible Australian Defence Force (ADF) lateral transfer members (persons who have served in another nation’s armed forces and have migrated to Australia to join the ADF) are eligible for citizenship at the same time as the ADF lateral transfer member.

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 21/05/12  
Second reading moved 28/05/12  
Second reading debate 28/05/12  
Removed from the Notice Paper in accordance with (SO 42) 12/02/13  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes