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Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 2018


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Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 2017



Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Indigenous Affairs

Summary

Amends the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 to: enable certain Kakadu and Urapunga land to be granted as Aboriginal land; and provide for the leaseback of the Kakadu land to the Director of National Parks.

Progress of bill

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

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 06/12/17  
Second reading moved 06/12/17  
Second reading debate 26/11/18  
Second reading agreed to 26/11/18  
Committee of the Whole debate 26/11/18 Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 26/11/18  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 28/11/18  
Second reading moved 19/02/19  
Second reading debate 19/02/19  
Second reading agreed to 19/02/19  
Third reading agreed to 19/02/19  
     
Finally passed both Houses 19/02/19  
Assent 12/03/19 Act no: 9 - Year: 2019
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Government [sheet EK113]

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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)