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Judiciary Legislation Amendment Bill 2006


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Amends the Judiciary Act 1903 to: validate certain orders made by non-judicial officers of State courts of summary jurisdiction in relation to taxation and other federal law matters; and repeal certain provisions to enable States to determine which officers, including non-judicial officers, can exercise federal jurisdiction and in what circumstances. Also makes consequential amendments to the Commonwealth Places (Application of Laws) Act 1970, Crimes Act 1914 and Family Law Act 1975.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/09/06  
Second reading moved 13/09/06  
Second reading agreed to 19/10/06  
Third reading agreed to 19/10/06  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 30/10/06  
Second reading moved 28/11/06  
Second reading agreed to 28/11/06  
Third reading agreed to 28/11/06  
     
Assent 07/12/06 Act no.: 151 of 2006
     

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