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Aviation Legislation Amendment (International Airline Licences and Carriers' Liability Insurance) Bill 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aviation Legislation Amendment (International Airline Licences and Carriers’ Liability Insurance) Act 2008

 

No. 87, 2008

 

 

 

 

 

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

   

   



Contents

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

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 2

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

Schedule 1—International airline licences                                                                4

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                             4

Air Navigation Act 1920                                                                                             4

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                           8

Adelaide Airport Curfew Act 2000                                                                            8

Aircraft Noise Levy Collection Act 1995                                                                 8

Civil Aviation Act 1988                                                                                               8

Part 3—Application and transitional provisions                                                      9

Schedule 2—Carriers’ liability insurance                                                                 11

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                           11

Division 1—Amendments                                                                                          11

Civil Aviation Act 1988                                                                                             11

Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959                                                       17

Division 2—Application and saving provisions                                                    21

Part 2—Amendments conditional on the Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (1999 Montreal Convention and Other Measures) Act 2008                                                                        23

Civil Aviation Act 1988                                                                                             23

Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959                                                       23

Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (1999 Montreal Convention and Other Measures) Act 2008            23

 



 

 

Aviation Legislation Amendment (International Airline Licences and Carriers’ Liability Insurance) Act 2008

No. 87, 2008

 

 

 

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

[ Assented to 20 September 2008 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Aviation Legislation Amendment (International Airline Licences and Carriers’ Liability Insurance) Act 2008 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

20 September 2008

2.  Schedule 1

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the first day after the end of that period.

 

3.  Schedule 2, Part 1

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the first day after the end of that period.

 

4.  Schedule 2, items 51, 52 and 53

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the provision(s) covered by table item 3; and

(b) the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (1999 Montreal Convention and Other Measures) Act 2008 .

However, the provision(s) covered by this table item do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

5.  Schedule 2, item 54

Immediately before the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (1999 Montreal Convention and Other Measures) Act 2008 .

However, if that Schedule commences before the provision(s) covered by table item 3, the provision(s) covered by this table item do not commence at all.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

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 26 June 2008

Senate on 28 August 2008 ]

(147/08)