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National Water Commission Bill 2004

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2004

 

 

THE PARLIAMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

 

THE SENATE

 

 

National Water Commission Bill 2004

 

 

Schedule of the amendment made by the Senate

 

 

 

 

 

(1)     Clause 44, page 23 (lines 20 to 25), omit the clause, substitute:

44  Public availability of assessments

             (1)  The NWC must make its assessments and recommendations under subsections 7(2) and (3) available to the public unless the Minister does not agree.

             (2)  The NWC must not make any other advice or recommendations available to the public without the agreement of the Minister.

             (3)  If agreement is not given under subsection (1), the Minister must advise the NWC of the reasons why agreement has not been given. The NWC must make these reasons available to the public.

 

 

 

 

 

HARRY EVANS

Clerk of the Senate

 

 

The Senate

8 December 2004