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Non-Proliferation Legislation Amendment Bill 2006 [2007]


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Foreign Affairs and Trade

Summary

Amends the: Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987 (Safeguards Act) to implement Australia’s obligations under the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and to the International Atomic Energy Agency under the Additional Protocol; and create new offences; Safeguards Act, Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Act 1998 and Chemical Weapons (Prohibition) Act 1994 to extend the geographical jurisdiction for offences related to proliferation of nuclear and chemical weapons; and Australian Federal Police Act 1979 to make a consequential amendment.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 06/12/06  
Second reading moved 06/12/06  
Second reading agreed to 01/03/07  
Third reading agreed to 01/03/07  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 01/03/07  
Second reading moved 22/03/07  
Second reading agreed to 22/03/07  
Third reading agreed to 22/03/07  
     
Assent 10/04/07 Act no.: 50 - Year: 2007
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 5205]
ALLISON, Lyn

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes