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Statute Update (Autumn 2018) Bill 2018


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

Summary

Amends: five Acts to correct technical errors; the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006, Australian Research Council Act 2001, National Land Transport Act 2014 and National Resources Management (Financial Assistance) Act 1992 to update references to ‘the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia’ with references to ‘Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand’; the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 to make amendments consequential on the Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) Act 2015; 22 Acts to remove obsolete references to the Crown in right of Norfolk Island; and the Social Security Legislation Amendment (One-off Payments for Carers) Act 2005 and Telstra Corporation Act 1991 to repeal spent provisions. Also repeals 40 obsolete Acts.

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 28/03/18  
Second reading moved 28/03/18  
Second reading debate 09/05/18  
Second reading agreed to 09/05/18  
Third reading agreed to 09/05/18  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 09/05/18  
Second reading moved 09/05/18  
Second reading debate 10/05/18  
Second reading agreed to 10/05/18  
Third reading agreed to 10/05/18  
     
Finally passed both Houses 10/05/18  
Assent 22/05/18 Act no: 41 - 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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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)