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National Portrait Gallery of Australia (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2012


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport

Summary

Introduced with the National Portrait Gallery of Australia Bill 2012, the bill: amends the Archives Act 1983 to make consequential amendments as a result of establishing the National Portrait Gallery as a statutory authority holding a national collection of artworks; and makes transitional arrangements, including the: transfer of assets and liabilities; transfer of staff from the Department of Regional Australia, Local Government, Arts and Sport; and closing of the National Portrait Gallery Special Account.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 23/08/12  
Second reading moved 23/08/12  
Second reading debate 11/09/12  
Second reading agreed to 11/09/12  
Third reading agreed to 11/09/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 12/09/12  
Second reading moved 12/09/12  
Second reading debate 11/10/12  
Second reading agreed to 11/10/12  
Third reading agreed to 11/10/12  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 11/10/12  
Assent 06/11/12 Act no.: 149 of 2012
     

Text of bill

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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