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Statute Law Amendment (Prescribed Forms) Bill 2021

2019-2020-2021

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Statute Law Amendment (Prescribed Forms) Bill 2021

 

No.      , 2021

 

(Attorney-General)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to update references to prescribed forms in the statute law of the Commonwealth, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 4

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984                 4

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992                    4

Airports Act 1996                                                                                                          4

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998                            5

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979                                       5

Banking Act 1959                                                                                                          5

Biosecurity Act 2015                                                                                                    6

Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010                                                    6

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011                                         6

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                       7

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                     10

Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006                        11

Court Security Act 2013                                                                                             11

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       12

Defence Trade Controls Act 2012                                                                            12

Designs Act 2003                                                                                                        13

Fuel Quality Standards Act 2000                                                                             14

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975                                                             15

Health Insurance Act 1973                                                                                        15

Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012                                                                     16

Inspector of Transport Security Act 2006                                                               16

Insurance Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1991                                                   16

International Air Services Commission Act 1992                                                 17

Law Enforcement Integrity Commissioner Act 2006                                            17

Life Insurance Act 1995                                                                                             18

Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Act 2003                         19

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                     19

National Environment Protection Measures (Implementation) Act 1998         20

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007                                        20

National Health Act 1953                                                                                          21

National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992                                 22

National Health Security Act 2007                                                                          24

National Measurement Act 1960                                                                              24

Payment Systems and Netting Act 1998                                                                  24

Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986                                             25

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981                                                    26

Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014                                            27

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000                                                              28

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988                                             28

Trade Marks Act 1995                                                                                                28

Transport Safety Investigation Act 2003                                                                29

 

 



A Bill for an Act to update references to prescribed forms in the statute law of the Commonwealth, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Statute Law Amendment (Prescribed Forms) Act 2021 .

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, items 1 to 55

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if the provisions do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.

 

3.  Schedule 1, item 56

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the provisions covered by table item 2; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 3 of Schedule 7 to the Designs Amendment (Advisory Council on Intellectual Property Response) Act 2021 .

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

 

4.  Schedule 1, items 57 to 167

At the same time as the provisions covered by table item 2.

 

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.