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Autonomous Sanctions Bill 2010


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Foreign Affairs

Summary

Modelled on the Charter of the United Nations Act 1945, the bill provides a framework for Australia to implement autonomous sanctions which may be applied to specific governments, individuals or entities, or specific goods and services that are responsible for, or involved with, a situation of international concern.

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 26/05/10  
Second reading moved 26/05/10  
Second reading debate 24/06/10  
Lapsed at dissolution 19/07/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (26/05/2010): Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (20/08/2010)