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Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Legislation Amendment Bill 1999

1998-99

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

( As read a third time )

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Legislation Amendment Bill 1999

 

No.      , 1999

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Australian Security Intelligence Organization Act 1979 and certain other Acts, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Warrant provisions etc.                                                                          3

Part 1—Australian Security Intelligence Organization Act 1979            3

Part 2—Application and transitional provisions                                             25

Schedule 2—Penalty provisions                                                                                    26

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   26

Australian Security Intelligence Organization Act 1979                                   26

Part 2—Application                                                                                                      28

Schedule 3—The spelling of “Organization”                                                       29

Part 1—Amendment of various Acts                                                                   29

Acts Interpretation Act 1901                                                                                    29

Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975                                                           29

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977                                        30

Archives Act 1983                                                                                                       30

Australian Postal Corporation Act 1989                                                              30

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998                       30

Australian Security Intelligence Organization Act 1979                                   30

Crimes Act 1914                                                                                                          30

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       31

Disability Discrimination Act 1992                                                                        31

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                           31

Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Act 1986                          31

Human Rights and Responsibilities Commission Act 1986                                31

Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1986                                  31

Legislative Instruments Act 1999                                                                            32

Merit Protection (Australian Government Employees) Act 1984                      32

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                    32

National Crime Authority Act 1984                                                                        32

Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Act 1991    33

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                        33

Public Service Act 1922                                                                                            33

Remuneration and Allowances Act 1990                                                               33

Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973                                                                            33

Sex Discrimination Act 1984                                                                                    33

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 34

Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979                                                       34

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       36

Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979                                                       36

Schedule 4—Financial Transaction Reports Act 1988                                   37

Schedule 5—Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1986 41

Schedule 6—Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                44

 



This Bill originated in the House of Representatives; and, having this day passed, is now ready for presentation to the Senate for its concurrence.

                I.C. HARRIS

           Clerk of the House of Representatives

House of Representatives

11 August 1999

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Australian Security Intelligence Organization Act 1979 and certain other Acts, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Legislation Amendment Act 1999 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  This Act (other than Schedule 3) commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

Schedule 3

             (2)  Subject to subsections (3) to (6), Schedule 3 commences immediately after the commencement of the other Schedules to this Act.

Item 20 of Schedule 3

             (3)  If the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998 has not commenced before the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, item 20 of Schedule 3 to this Act commences immediately after the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998 commences.

Item 29 of Schedule 3

             (4)  If the Human Rights Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 1999 has commenced before the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, item 29 of Schedule 3 to this Act does not commence.

Item 30 of Schedule 3

             (5)  However, if the Human Rights Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 1999 has not commenced before that day, item 30 of Schedule 3 to this Act does not commence.

Item 38 of Schedule 3

             (6)  If the Legislative Instruments Act 1999 has not commenced before the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, item 38 of Schedule 3 to this Act commences immediately after the Legislative Instruments Act 1999 commences.

3   Schedule(s )

                   Subject to section 2, 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.