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Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Assistance and Access Amendments Review) Bill 2019


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Home Affairs

Summary

Amends the Intelligence Services Act 2001 and Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 to defer to 30 September 2020 the legislative deadline for the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security to report on its third review of the operation of the amendments introduced by the Telecommunications and Other Legislation (Assistance and Access) Act 2018.

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 17/10/19  
Second reading moved 17/10/19  
Second reading debate 25/11/19  
Second reading agreed to 25/11/19  
Third reading agreed to 25/11/19  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 27/11/19  
Second reading moved 27/11/19  
Second reading debate 05/12/19  
Second reading agreed to 05/12/19  
Third reading agreed to 05/12/19  
     
Finally passed both Houses 05/12/19  
Assent 12/12/19 Act no: 124 - Year: 2019
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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

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Notes
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (13/11/2019): Senate Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills; Scrutiny Digest 8 of 2019
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)