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Stolen Generation Compensation Bill 2008


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

Summary

The bill: provides for compensation payments for certain Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons removed from their families; establishes the Stolen Generations Tribunal and Stolen Generations Fund and their functions and powers; and provides for additional support services.

Progress of bill

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

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 14/02/08  
Second reading moved 14/02/08  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

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 (12/03/2008): Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee
  • Committee report (16/06/2008)