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Investigation and Prosecution Measures Bill 2017


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Amends the: Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 and Surveillance Devices Act 2004 to make amendments consequential on the restructure of the Independent Commission Against Corruption of New South Wales; and Director of Public Prosecutions Act 1983 to extend the functions, powers and duties of the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions to the laws of Norfolk Island.

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 13/09/17  
Second reading moved 13/09/17  
Second reading debate 12/02/18  
Second reading debate 13/02/18  
Second reading agreed to 13/02/18  
Third reading agreed to 13/02/18  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/02/18  
Second reading moved 13/02/18  
Second reading debate 09/05/18  
Second reading agreed to 09/05/18  
Committee of the Whole debate 09/05/18 Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 09/05/18  
     
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message 09/05/18 Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
     
Finally passed both Houses 09/05/18  
Assent 22/05/18 Act no: 37 - Year: 2018
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Addendum to explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet GU146]

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Schedules of amendments

  • Schedule of the amendments made by the Senate

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Bills Digest



Notes
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (18/10/2017): Senate Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills; Scrutiny Digest 12 of 2017
  • Considered by scrutiny committee (28/11/2017): Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights; Report 12 of 2017
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)