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Migration Amendment (Unauthorised Maritime Arrivals and Other Measures) Bill 2012

2010-2011-2012

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As read a third time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Migration Amendment (Unauthorised Maritime Arrivals and Other Measures) Bill 2012

 

No.      , 2012

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958 , and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

 

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Main amendments                                                                                     4

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                     4

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                      4

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       12

Schedule 2—Contingent amendments                                                                      14

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                    14

 



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

B.C. WRIGHT

Clerk of the House of Representatives

House of Representatives

27 November 2012

A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958 , and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Migration Amendment (Unauthorised Maritime Arrivals and Other Measures) Act 2012 .

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

Provision(s)

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, items 1 to 14

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.

 

3.  Schedule 1, items 15 and 16

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 1, items 17 to 62

At the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 2.

 

5.  Schedule 2

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the provision(s) covered by table item 2; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 69 of the Maritime Powers Act 2012 .

However, the provision(s) do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

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   Schedule(s)

                   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.