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Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Northern Territory National Emergency Response and Other Measures) Bill 2007


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

Summary

Part of a package of five bills to implement the Northern Territory National Emergency Response, the bill amends the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995, Australian Crime Commission Act 2002, Australian Federal Police Act 1979, Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 and proposed Northern Territory National Emergency Response Act 2007 in relation to: prohibition of pornographic material; law enforcement; retention of government ownership of facilities constructed on Aboriginal land; access to Aboriginal land; and certain township lease grants.

Progress of bill

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

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 07/08/07  
Second reading moved 07/08/07  
Second reading agreed to 07/08/07  
Third reading agreed to 07/08/07  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 08/08/07  
Second reading moved 08/08/07  
Second reading debate 13/08/07  
Second reading agreed to 14/08/07  
Third reading agreed to 16/08/07  
     
Assent 17/08/07 Act no.: 128 - Year: 2007
     

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
MACKLIN, Jenny, MP

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Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 5341]
BARTLETT, Andrew

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  • Australian Greens [sheet 5359]
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel

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  • Opposition [sheet 5354]
EVANS, Sen Chris

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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)