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Australian Crime Commission Amendment (Criminology Research) Bill 2015


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Justice

Summary

Merges the functions of the Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC) into the Australian Crime Commission (ACC) by amending the Australian Crime Commission Act 2002 to enable the ACC to perform the AIC’s functions, including carrying out criminology research, sharing and publishing that research and carrying out commissioned research; and repealing the Criminology Research Act 1971 to abolish the AIC as a statutory agency.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 15/10/15  
Second reading moved 15/10/15  
Second reading debate 10/11/15  
Second reading agreed to 10/11/15  
Third reading agreed to 10/11/15  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 10/11/15  
Second reading moved 10/11/15  
Second reading debate 30/11/15  
Lapsed at prorogation 17/04/16  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (12/11/2015): Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee; Committee report (26/11/2015)