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Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) National Law Amendment Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Infrastructure and Regional Development

Summary

Amends the Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) National Law Act 2012 to: clarify that the National Maritime Safety Regulator (NMSR) has the function of surveying vessels and dealing with matters relating to the survey of vessels by accredited surveyors; enable the NMSR to exercise discretion when considering the suspension, revocation and variation of vessel certificates; provide for the sub-delegation of powers; clarify the review rights of the NMSR and marine safety inspectors; and make technical amendments.

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 16/07/14  
Second reading moved 16/07/14  
Second reading debate 22/09/14  
Second reading agreed to 22/09/14  
Third reading agreed to 22/09/14  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 25/09/14  
Second reading moved 25/09/14  
Second reading debate 30/10/14  
Second reading agreed to 30/10/14  
Third reading agreed to 30/10/14  
     
Finally passed both Houses 30/10/14  
Assent 20/11/14 Act no.: 118 - Year: 2014
     

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

Bills Digest



Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)