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Television Licence Fees Amendment Bill 2006


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

Summary

Consequential on the Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Television) Bill 2006, the bill amends the Television Licence Fees Act 1964 to ensure that all revenue derived by a commercial television broadcasting licensee from the provision of multiple digital services will be included for the purposes of the calculating the television licence fee.

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 14/09/06  
Second reading moved 14/09/06  
Second reading agreed to 10/10/06  
Third reading agreed to 10/10/06  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/10/06  
Second reading moved 11/10/06  
Second reading agreed to 11/10/06  
Third reading agreed to 12/10/06  
     
Assent 04/11/06 Act no.: 123 - Year: 2006
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 5085]
MURRAY, Andrew

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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)