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Telecommunications Legislation Amendment Bill 2018

2016-2017-2018

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment Bill 2018

 

No.      , 2018

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to telecommunications, and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Access to a telecommunications transmission tower owned or operated by an NBN corporation etc.                                                                                           3

National Broadband Network Companies Act 2011                                             3

Schedule 2—Temporary facilities                                                                               15

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 15

Schedule 3—Further amendments                                                                             23

Part 1—Amendment relating to transmitter licence refunds                    23

Radiocommunications Taxes Collection Act 1983                                              23

Part 2—Amendments relating to broadcasting licensee support payments            24

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Broadcasting Reform) Act 2017        24

 



A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to telecommunications, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Telecommunications Legislation Amendment Act 2018 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this Act

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.