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Transport Safety Investigation Amendment Bill 2012


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

Summary

Amends the Transport Safety Investigation Act 2003 to: provide state and territory government ministers, who have a responsibility for rail transport, with a power to request the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) to conduct certain investigations in their jurisdiction; clarify the ATSB’s capacity to conduct investigations within, or to or from, a Commonwealth territory; and provide that certain information obtained or generated by the ATSB may be disclosed under certain circumstances.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 27/06/12  
Second reading moved 27/06/12  
Referred to Federation Chamber 15/08/12  
Second reading debate 15/08/12  
Second reading agreed to 15/08/12  
Reported from Federation Chamber 15/08/12  
Third reading agreed to 15/08/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 16/08/12  
Second reading moved 16/08/12  
Second reading debate 13/09/12  
Second reading agreed to 13/09/12  
Third reading agreed to 13/09/12  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 13/09/12  
Assent 21/09/12 Act no.: 134 - Year: 2012
     

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

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes