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Aboriginal Land Rights and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013


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 the town of Jabiru and two adjacent portions of Northern Territory land to be granted as Aboriginal land to the Kakadu Aboriginal Land Trust; and enable Northern Territory Portion 7021 in Patta to also be granted as Aboriginal land; and Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to: provide that world heritage, natural and cultural values of Kakadu National Park continue to be protected in relation to Jabiru; and amend existing management plan and town plan requirements for development of towns in Commonwealth reserves.

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 21/03/13  
Second reading moved 21/03/13  
Referred to Federation Chamber 14/05/13  
Second reading debate 15/05/13  
Second reading debate 29/05/13  
Second reading agreed to 29/05/13  
Consideration in detail debate 29/05/13  
Reported from Federation Chamber 29/05/13 Details: 3 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 29/05/13  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17/06/13  
Second reading moved 17/06/13  
Second reading debate 20/06/13  
Second reading agreed to 20/06/13  
Third reading agreed to 20/06/13  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 20/06/13  
Assent 28/06/13 Act no.: 93 - Year: 2013
     

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 ZA311]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Federation Chamber Schedule

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (21/03/2013): Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee; Committee report (28/05/2013)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )