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Statute Law Revision Bill (No. 2) 2016

2013-2014-2015-2016

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Statute Law Revision Bill (No. 2) 2016

 

No.      , 2016

 

(Attorney-General)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to make various technical amendments of the statute law of the Commonwealth, to repeal certain obsolete Acts, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 3

Schedule 1—Amendments of principal Acts                                                          4

Part 1—General amendments                                                                                    4

Aviation Transport Security Act 2004                                                                      4

Bankruptcy Act 1966                                                                                                   4

Biosecurity Act 2015                                                                                                    4

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988                                        5

Civil Aviation Act 1988                                                                                               5

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995                6

Crimes Act 1914                                                                                                            6

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                         6

Excise Act 1901                                                                                                             7

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                      8

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                                   8

International Arbitration Act 1974                                                                          8

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                      8

Remuneration and Allowances Act 1990                                                                 9

Part 2—Amendments of listed provisions                                                         10

My Health Records Act 2012                                                                                    10

Schedule 2—Amendments of amending Acts                                                      12

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment Act 2015 12

Migration Amendment (Temporary Sponsored Visas) Act 2013                       12

Tax Laws Amendment (Confidentiality of Taxpayer Information) Act 2010 12

Schedule 3—References to specific Ministers and Departments             13

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   13

Public Lending Right Act 1985                                                                               13

Part 2—Transitional, saving and application provisions                             14

Schedule 4—Repeals of spent and obsolete provisions                                  16

International Labour Organisation (Compliance with Conventions) Act 1992 16

National Health Act 1953                                                                                         16

Schedule 5—Repeals of amending Acts                                                                  17

Forestry Marketing and Research and Development Services (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) Act 2007                                                                                                                                        17

 

 



A Bill for an Act to make various technical amendments of the statute law of the Commonwealth, to repeal certain obsolete Acts, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Statute Law Revision Act (No. 2) 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.  Schedule 1

The 28th day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 2, item 1

Immediately after the time specified in the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment Act 2015 for the commencement of that Act.

8 October 2015

4.  Schedule 2, item 2

Immediately after the time specified in the Indirect Tax Laws Amendment (Assessment) Act 2012 for the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 1 to that Act.

1 July 2012

5.  Schedule 2, item 3

Immediately after the time specified in the Migration Amendment (Temporary Sponsored Visas) Act 2013 for the commencement of section 2 of that Act.

29 June 2013

6.  Schedule 2, item 4

Immediately after the time specified in the Tax Laws Amendment (Confidentiality of Taxpayer Information) Act 2010 for the commencement of Schedule 2 to that Act.

17 December 2010

7.  Schedules 3 to 5

The 28th 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   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.