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Migration Legislation Amendment (Procedural Fairness) Bill 2001

1998-1999-2000-2001

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Migration Legislation Amendment (Procedural Fairness) Bill 2001

 

No.      , 2001

 

(Immigration and Multicultural Affairs)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                  3

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                      3

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Migration Legislation Amendment (Procedural Fairness) Act 2001 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Sections 1 to 3 and items 1, 2, 3, 4 and 9 of Schedule 1 commence on the day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Items 5 to 8 and 10 to 12 of Schedule 1 commence as follows:

                     (a)  if Parts 4 to 10 of the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2001 have not commenced before the day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent:

                              (i)  items 5, 8 and 10 commence on the day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

                             (ii)  items 6 and 11 do not commence at all; and

                            (iii)  items 7 and 12 commence immediately after the commencement of Parts 4 to 10 of the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2001 ;

                     (b)  otherwise:

                              (i)  items 6 and 11 commence on the day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

                             (ii)  items 5, 7, 8, 10 and 12 do not commence at all.

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.