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Migration Legislation Amendment (Immigration Detainees) Bill 2001

 

 

 

 

Migration Legislation Amendment (Immigration Detainees) Act 2001

 

No. 85, 2001



 

 

 

 

Migration Legislation Amendment (Immigration Detainees) Act 2001

 

No. 85, 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

Schedule 1—Migration Act 1958                                                                                    3

 



Migration Legislation Amendment (Immigration Detainees) Act 2001

No. 85, 2001

 

 

 

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

[ Assented to 18 July 2001 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Migration Legislation Amendment (Immigration Detainees) Act 2001 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Subject to this section, this Act (other than item 5 of Schedule 1) commences on a day or days to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (2)  Subject to this section, if a provision of this Act (other than item 5 of Schedule 1) does not commence under subsection (1) within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent, it commences on the first day after the end of that period.

             (3)  If item 2 of Schedule 1 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001 commences before items 1 and 2 of Schedule 1 to this Act, items 1 and 2 of Schedule 1 to this Act do not commence at all.

             (4)  Item 5 of Schedule 1 commences or is taken to have commenced:

                     (a)  immediately after item 4 of Schedule 1 commences, if that item commences on or after the commencement of item 1 of Schedule 1 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001 ; or

                     (b)  when item 1 of Schedule 1 to the Migration Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001 commences, if that item commences after item 4 of Schedule 1 to this Act commences.

3   Schedule(s)

                   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.



 



[ Minister’s second reading speech made in—

House of Representatives on 5 April 2001

Senate on 27 June 2001 ]

 

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