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National Emergency Declaration (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2020

2019-2020

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

National Emergency Declaration (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2020

 

No.      , 2020

 

(Attorney-General)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential matters arising from the enactment of the National Emergency Declaration Act 2020 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 3

Schedule 1—Amendments consequential on the enactment of the National Emergency Declaration Act 2020                                                                                                                    4

Adelaide Airport Curfew Act 2000                                                                           4

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977                                          4

Air Navigation (Essendon Fields Airport) Regulations 2018                             4

Air Navigation (Gold Coast Airport Curfew) Regulations 2018                        4

Airports Act 1996                                                                                                         5

Air Services Regulations 2019                                                                                   5

Aviation Transport Security Act 2004                                                                      6

Christmas Island Emergency Management Ordinance 2012                               6

Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998                                                                  7

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Emergency Management Ordinance 2012                  7

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                      8

Crimes Act 1914                                                                                                            9

Designs Act 2003                                                                                                          9

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999                    9

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Act 1981                                               10

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                             10

Industrial Chemicals Act 2019                                                                                10

Jervis Bay Territory Emergency Management Ordinance 2015                       11

Liquid Fuel Emergency Act 1984                                                                            11

Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Act 2003                        11

National Health Act 1953                                                                                         12

National Health Security Act 2007                                                                         12

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015                                                13

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006                             13

Patents Act 1990                                                                                                         13

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                        14

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              14

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                           16

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                            17

Sydney Airport Curfew Act 1995                                                                             17

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 17

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    19

Schedule 2—Contingent amendments                                                                      23

National Emergency Declaration Act 2020                                                          23

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              23

 

 



A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential matters arising from the enactment of the National Emergency Declaration Act 2020 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the National Emergency Declaration (Consequential Amendments) Act 2020 .

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

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

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

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

The later of:

(a) the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of the National Emergency Declaration Act 2020.

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

3.  Schedule 2

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the National Emergency Declaration Act 2020 ; and

(b) the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 6 to the Radiocommunications Legislation Amendment (Reform and Modernisation) Act 2020 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all unless both of the events mentioned in paragraphs (a) and (b) occur.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation 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.

Note:          The provisions of a legislative instrument amended or inserted by this Act, and any other provisions of the legislative instrument, may be amended or repealed by another instrument made under the enabling provision for the legislative instrument (see subsection 13(5) of the Legislation Act 2003 ).