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Australian Heritage Council (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2003


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Australian Heritage Council (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2002



Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Environment and Heritage

Summary

Introduced with the Australian Heritage Council Bill 2002, the bill: repeals the Australian Heritage Commission Act 1975; and amends the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to remove a reference to the Australian Heritage Commission Act 1975. Also makes consequential amendments to 5 other Acts and provides for transitional arrangements for the transition from the Australian Heritage Commission to the Australian Heritage Council, including a regulation-making power.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 27/06/02  
Second reading moved 27/06/02  
Second reading agreed to 14/11/02  
Third reading agreed to 14/11/02  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/11/02  
Second reading moved 15/11/02  
Second reading debate 05/03/03  
Second reading agreed to 13/08/03  
Committee of the Whole debate 20/08/03 Amendment details: 2 Australian Progressive Alliance/Australian Democrats agreed to
Committee of the Whole debate 21/08/03 Amendment details: 1 Australian Progressive Alliance/Australian Democrats agreed to
Third reading agreed to 21/08/03  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 08/09/03 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Assent 23/09/03 Act no.: 86 - Year: 2003
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory Memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Non-Government
THOMSON, Kelvin, MP

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  • Non-Government
ANDREN, Peter

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Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 3041]
ALLISON, Lyn

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 2813]

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  • Australian Progressive Alliance [sheet 3038]
LEES, Meg

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  • Opposition [sheet 2847]
CARR, Sen Kim

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)