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Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2002


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

Summary

Amends the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 to delay the commencement date for high definition television programming obligations on commercial television broadcasting licensees and national broadcasters in mainland State capitals until 1 July 2003.

Progress of bill

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

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 25/09/02  
Second reading moved 25/09/02  
Second reading amendment agreed to 14/11/02 Details: 1 Opposition agreed to
Third reading agreed to 14/11/02  
Second reading agreed to 14/11/02  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 05/12/02  
Second reading agreed to 05/12/02  
Third reading agreed to 05/12/02  
     
Assent 10/12/02 Act no.: 126 - Year: 2002
     

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

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)