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Underwater Cultural Heritage (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018

2016-2017-2018

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Underwater Cultural Heritage (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018

 

No.      , 2018

 

(Environment and Energy)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Repeals and amendments                                                                     3

Part 1—Repeal of the Historic Shipwrecks Act 1976                                   3

Historic Shipwrecks Act 1976                                                                                    3

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                       4

Australian Heritage Council Act 2003                                                                    4

Navigation Act 2012                                                                                                    4

Protection of the Sea (Powers of Intervention) Act 1981                                     4

Sea Installations Act 1987                                                                                          4

Schedule 2—Transitional provisions                                                                           6

 

 



A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Underwater Cultural Heritage (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2018 .

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 and 2

At the same time as section 3 of the Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018 commences.

However, the provisions do not commence at all if that section does not commence.

 

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.