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Security of Critical Infrastructure (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018


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Security of Critical Infrastructure (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2017



Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Introduced with the Security of Critical Infrastructure Bill 2017 to provide for the management of the national security risks of espionage, sabotage and coercion arising from foreign involvement in Australia’s critical infrastructure, the bill makes consequential amendments to the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979 and Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 07/12/17  
Second reading moved 07/12/17  
Second reading debate 28/03/18  
Second reading agreed to 28/03/18  
Committee of the Whole debate 28/03/18 Amendment details: 1 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 28/03/18  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 28/03/18  
Second reading moved 28/03/18  
Second reading agreed to 28/03/18  
Third reading agreed to 28/03/18  
     
Finally passed both Houses 28/03/18  
Assent 11/04/18 Act no: 30 - Year: 2018
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third 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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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet GJ157]

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Schedules of amendments

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