Title Human Rights Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 1999
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to human rights, and for related purposes
Date 01-12-1998
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 39
Bill Number 98197
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Attorney-General portfolio
Reps Bill Code O
Status Act
System Id legislation/bills/r672_act/0002


Human Rights Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 1999

Part 1—Preliminary

  

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Human Rights Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 1999.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Sections 1, 2, 3 and 21 commence on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  The remaining sections of this Act, and the items of Schedule 1, commence on a day or days to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (3)  If a provision referred to in subsection (2) does not commence under that subsection within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, it commences on the first day after the end of that period.

3  Schedule(s)

                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.