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Migration Legislation Amendment (Duration of Detention) Bill 2006


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
BARTLETT, Andrew

Summary

Amends the Migration Act 1958 to repeal provisions which require a detainee to be kept in immigration detention unless a court finally determines that the detention is unlawful or that the detainee is not an unlawful non-citizen.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 09/11/06  
Second reading moved 09/11/06  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12/02/08  
     

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