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Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Bill 2001

 

 

 

 

Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001

 

No. 97, 2001



 

 

 

 

Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001

 

No. 97, 2001

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the law relating to migration, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 1

3............ Schedule(s).......................................................................................... 2

4............ Application of amendments............................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Migration Act 1958                                          3

Schedule 2—Amendment of the Australian Citizenship Act 1948              18

Schedule 3—Amendment of the Immigration (Guardianship of Children) Act 1946             19

 



Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001

No. 97, 2001

 

 

 

An Act to amend the law relating to migration, and for related purposes

[ Assented to 22 August 2001 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Subject to this section, this Act commences on the latest of the following days:

                     (a)  the 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent;

                     (b)  the 28th day after the day on which the Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001 receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  If the Migration Legislation Amendment (Immigration Detainees) Act 2001 commences before this Act, item 98 of Schedule 1 does not commence.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Subject to section 2 , each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

4   Application of amendments

             (1)  Each amendment made by this Act applies to acts and omissions that take place after the amendment commences.

             (2)  For the purposes of this section, if an act or omission is alleged to have taken place between 2 dates, one before and one on or after the day on which a particular amendment commences, the act or omission is alleged to have taken place before the amendment commences.