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Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) Bill 2016


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Attorney-General

Summary

Amends: 15 Acts to remove current provisions providing for regulatory regimes and to apply the standard provisions of the Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014; and the Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014 in relation to: the ability to secure evidence of a contravention when exercising monitoring powers; the age of photographs for identity cards; the time period for the making of a civil penalty order; and the cap on the amount to be stated in an infringement notice.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 12/10/16  
Second reading moved 12/10/16  
Second reading debate 09/02/17  
Second reading agreed to 09/02/17  
Third reading agreed to 09/02/17  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 09/02/17  
Second reading moved 24/10/17  
Second reading debate 24/10/17  
Referred to Federation Chamber 24/10/17  
Second reading debate 26/10/17  
Reported from Federation Chamber 26/10/17  
Second reading agreed to 26/10/17  
Third reading agreed to 26/10/17  
     
Finally passed both Houses 26/10/17  
Assent 06/11/17 Act no: 124 - Year: 2017
     

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)