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Maritime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011

2010-2011

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maritime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011

 

No.      , 2011

 

(Infrastructure and Transport)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to the marine environment and to ships, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 4

Navigation Act 1912                                                                                                    4

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983             18

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Oils in the Antarctic Area) Act 2011           19

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to the marine environment and to ships, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Maritime Legislation Amendment 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.  Schedule 1, items 1 to 6

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 1, item 7

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

However, if item 3 of Schedule 1 to the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Oils in the Antarctic Area) Act 2011 commences on or before that day the provision does not commence at all.

 

4.  Schedule 1, items 8 to 11

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

5.  Schedule 1, item 12

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

However, if item 4 of Schedule 1 to the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Oils in the Antarctic Area) Act 2011 commences on or before that day the provision does not commence at all.

 

6.  Schedule 1, items 13 to 17

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

7.  Schedule 1, item 18

Immediately after the commencement of the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Oils in the Antarctic Area) Act 2011 .

However, if the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Oils in the Antarctic Area) Act 2011 commences on or before this Act receives the Royal Assent, the provision does not commence at all.

 

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.