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Protection of the Australian National Flag (Desecration of the Flag) Bill 2006

2005-2006

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

Protection of the Australian National Flag (Desecration of the Flag) Bill 2006

 

 

(Mrs B K Bishop)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Code Act 1995 to prevent the destruction or desecration of the Australian National Flag  

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Criminal Code Act 1995                       3

Desecration of the Australian National Flag..................................................... 3

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Criminal Code Act 1995 to prevent the destruction or desecration of the Australian National Flag

 

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Protection of the Australian National Flag (Desecration of the Flag) Act 2006

2   Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

 

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                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.