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Customs Amendment (Military End-Use) Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Home Affairs

Summary

Introduced with the Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011, the bill amends the Customs Act 1901 to enable the Minister for Defence to prohibit the export of specified non-regulated goods to a particular place or person if the minister suspects that the goods would or may be used for a military end-use that may prejudice Australia’s security, defence or international relations.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 02/11/11  
Second reading moved 02/11/11  
Referred to Main Committee 21/11/11  
Second reading debate 21/11/11  
Second reading agreed to 21/11/11  
Reported from Main Committee 21/11/11  
Third reading agreed to 21/11/11  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 22/11/11  
Second reading moved 22/11/11  
Second reading debate 29/10/12  
Second reading agreed to 29/10/12  
Committee of the Whole debate 29/10/12 Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 29/10/12  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 30/10/12 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 30/10/12  
Assent 13/11/12 Act no.: 152 of 2012
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet BM278]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (03/11/2011): Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade; statement made discharging the committee's requirement to provide a report (21/11/2011)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )