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Broadcasting Services Amendment Bill (No. 3) 1999
1998-99

1998-99

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Broadcasting Services Amendment Bill (No. 3) 1999

 

No.      , 1999

 

(Communications, Information Technology and the Arts)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 , and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Eligible drama expenditure rules for subscription television broadcasting               3

Part 1—Amendments commencing on Royal Assent                                    3

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                                3

Part 2—Amendments commencing on 1 July 2000                                      39

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              39

Part 3—Amendments commencing on 1 July 2001                                      42

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              42

Schedule 2—International obligations                                                                      43

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              43

Schedule 3—International broadcasting services                                              44

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   44

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977                                        44

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              44

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              59

Part 2—Transitional provisions                                                                               61

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Broadcasting Services Act 1992, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Broadcasting Services Amendment Act (No. 3) 1999 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Subject to this section, this Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Part 2 of Schedule 1 commences on 1 July 2000.

             (3)  Part 3 of Schedule 1 commences on 1 July 2001.

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.