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Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Dividend and Other Measures) Bill 2011

2010-2011

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Dividend and Other Measures) Bill 2011

 

No.      , 2011

 

 

 

 

 

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—Digital dividend                                                                                           3

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                                3

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              15

Schedule 2—Other amendments                                                                                  25

Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005                            25

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              25

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                    49

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              49

Schedule 3—Transitional provisions                                                                         50

Part 1—Designation of licence areas                                                                    50

Part 2—Digital television conversion schemes etc.                                       51

Part 3—Other matters                                                                                                  54

 



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 Legislation Amendment (Digital Dividend and Other Measures) Act 2011 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1, 2 and 3

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

                   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.