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Independent National Security Legislation Monitor Bill 2010


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National Security Legislation Monitor Bill 2009



Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Cabinet Secretary

Summary

Appoints an Independent National Security Legislation Monitor to review the operation, effectiveness and implications of counter-terrorism and national security legislation and provides for: the functions and powers of the position; annual reporting requirements; and protection from legal action. Also contains a regulation making power.

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 25/06/09  
Second reading moved 25/06/09  
Second reading debate 02/02/10  
Second reading debate 03/02/10  
Second reading agreed to 03/02/10  
Committee of the Whole debate 03/02/10 Amendment details: 20 Government and 5 Australian Greens agreed to
Third reading agreed to 03/02/10  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 08/02/10  
Second reading moved 17/03/10  
Second reading debate 17/03/10  
Second reading debate 18/03/10  
Second reading agreed to 18/03/10  
Third reading agreed to 18/03/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 18/03/10  
Assent 13/04/10 Act no.: 32 - Year: 2010
     

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

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 5904]
LUDLAM, Sen Scott

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  • Government [sheet BD213]

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (25/06/2009): Senate Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (07/09/2009)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )