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Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Bill 2000

1998-1999-2000

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Bill 2000

 

No.      , 2000

 

(Communications, Information Technology and the Arts)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 , and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992            3

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                     3

Part 2—Transitional provisions                                                                               96

Schedule 2—Amendment of the Radiocommunications Act 1992          99

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   99

Part 2—Transitional provisions                                                                             119

Schedule 3—Amendment of other Acts                                                                120

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979                                 120

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                         120

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997                                                                120

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993                                             120

Tobacco Advertising Prohibition Act 1992                                                        120

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Broadcasting Services Act 1992, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  The following provisions commence on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent:

                     (a)  sections 1, 2 and 3;

                     (b)  items 75, 137, 142 and 143 of Schedule 1.

             (2)  Subject to subsection (3), the remaining provisions of this Act commence on a day to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (3)  If the remaining provisions of this Act do not commence under subsection (2) within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, those provisions commence on the first day after the end of that period.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.