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Crimes Legislation Amendment (Proceeds of Crime and Other Measures) Bill 2015

2013-2014-2015-2016

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Proceeds of Crime and Other Measures) Bill 2016

 

No.      , 2016

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to the criminal law, law enforcement and background checking, and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Proceeds of crime                                                                                       3

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002                                                                                       3

Schedule 2—False accounting                                                                                         7

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                             7

Schedule 3—Serious drugs                                                                                              13

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                           13

Schedule 4—Secrecy and access of AUSTRAC information                    15

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006            15

Schedule 5—Disclosure etc. of AusCheck scheme personal information                 17

AusCheck Act 2007                                                                                                    17

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to the criminal law, law enforcement and background checking, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Crimes Legislation Amendment (Proceeds of Crime and Other Measures) Act 2016 .

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

Provisions

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 to 4

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 5

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if the provisions do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.

 

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   Schedules

                   Legislation 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.