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Maritime Legislation Amendment Bill 2012

2010-2011-2012

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maritime Legislation Amendment Bill 2012

 

No.      , 2012

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983 and to repeal Acts relating to the stevedoring levy, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 3

Part 1—Prevention of pollution by sewage                                                        3

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983               3

Part 2—Prevention of pollution by garbage                                                       6

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983               6

Part 3—Prevention of air pollution                                                                       17

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983             17

Part 4—Roll-back provisions                                                                                    18

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

Part 5—Other amendments                                                                                       26

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983             26

Schedule 2—Repeal of Acts                                                                                            30

Stevedoring Levy (Collection) Act 1998                                                                30

Stevedoring Levy (Imposition) Act 1998                                                                30

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983 and to repeal Acts relating to the stevedoring levy, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Maritime Legislation Amendment Act 2012 .

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, Parts 1 to 3

1 January 2013.

1 January 2013

3.  Schedule 1, Parts 4 and 5

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 2

The day 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.