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Lands Acquisition Legislation Amendment Bill 2007


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Finance and Administration

Summary

Amends the Lands Acquisition Act 1989 to: allow States and Territories to administer exploration and/or mining on Commonwealth land through regulations that incorporate or adopt State/Territory mining legislation; provide for a penalty regime for breaches of the regulations; enable the minister to make offers of compensation to interest holders without a claim being made; removes the requirement for commercial acquisitions in market of an interest in land to be tabled in Parliament; and repeals the Lands Acquisition (Defence) Act 1968.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/09/07  
Second reading moved 13/09/07  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12/02/08  
     

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