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Sydney Airports Bill 1998

1996-97-98

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sydney Airports Bill 1998

 

No.      , 1998

 

(Mr Zammit)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act concerning airports in the Sydney area

   

   

   



Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                               

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

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

3............ Consequential amendment of other Acts...........................................

Part 2—Establishment, functions and powers of the Sydney Airports Authority     

4............ Sydney Airports Authority...............................................................

5............ Functions of the Authority................................................................

6............ Performance of functions of the Authority........................................

7............ Consultation.......................................................................................

8............ Departments and authorities to assist the Authority........................

9............ Constitution of Authority..................................................................

10.......... Appointment of Members.................................................................

11.......... Term of appointment.........................................................................

12.......... Resignation.........................................................................................

13.......... Termination of appointment..............................................................

14.......... Disclosure of interests........................................................................

15.......... Acting appointments..........................................................................

Part 3—Determinations                                                                                                      

16.......... Authority may make Determinations................................................

17.......... Criteria for the making of determinations under section 16...............

18.......... Consultation.......................................................................................

19.......... Appeals against determinations.......................................................

20.......... False information..............................................................................

Part 4—Use of flight paths                                                                                              

21.......... Prohibition on use of flight path other than in accordance with determination       

22.......... Aircraft may take off or land in emergencies or if Authority grants dispensation   

23.......... Emergencies......................................................................................

24.......... Dispensations in exceptional circumstances....................................

25.......... Sydney Airports Authority to report to the Parliament.................

26.......... Airservices Australia to monitor compliance with determinations..

27.......... Authority may require the provision of information.......................

28.......... Provision of false information..........................................................

Part 5—Miscellaneous                                                                                                      

29.......... Conduct by directors, servants and agents.......................................

30.......... Regulations.......................................................................................

Schedule 1—Definitions                                                                                        

1............ Definitions........................................................................................

Schedule 2—Amendment of Air Services Act 1995                  

Schedule 3—Federal Airports Corporation Act 1986            

Schedule 4—Amendments of Sydney Airport Demand Management Act 1997           

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act concerning airports in the Sydney area

The Parliament of Australia enacts: