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National Transmission Network Sale (Consequential Amendments) Bill 1997

1996-97

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Transmission Network Sale (Consequential Amendments) Bill 1997

 

No.      , 1997

 

(Communications, the Information Economy and the Arts)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to make consequential amendments relating to the sale of the National Transmission Network, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

4............ Transitional........................................................................................

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983                                                  

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              

Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991                                                                

 



A Bill for an Act to make consequential amendments relating to the sale of the National Transmission Network, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the National Transmission Network Sale (Consequential Amendments) Act 1997 .

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                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

4   Transitional

                   Despite the repeal of section 74 of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983 and section 71 of the Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991 , those sections continue to have effect in relation to a particular area until the Commonwealth ceases to have a controlling interest in the company to which the assets for that area have been transferred by the National Transmission Network Sale Act 1997 .