Title Australian Veterans’ Recognition (Putting Veterans and their Families First) Bill 2019
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act to provide for the recognition of veterans, and for related purposes
Date 14-02-2019 09:59 AM
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 45
Bill Number 14/19
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Veterans' Affairs
Reps Bill Code O
Status Not Proceeding
System Id legislation/bills/r6268_first-reps/0000


Australian Veterans’ Recognition (Putting Veterans and their Families First) Bill 2019
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" xml:lang="EN-AU"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session">2016‑2017‑2018‑2019</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">The Parliament of the</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">Commonwealth of Australia</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="House">HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Reading">Presented and read a first time</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="ShortT">Australian Veterans’ Recognition (Putting Veterans and their Families First) Bill 2019</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2019</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Portfolio">(Veterans’ Affairs)</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="LongT">A Bill for an Act to provide for the recognition of veterans, and for related purposes</p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharChapNo"> </span><span class="CharChapText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharPartNo"> </span><span class="CharPartText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharDivNo"> </span><span class="CharDivText"> </span></p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection2"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:18.0pt">Contents</span></p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 1—Preliminary<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                                            </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">1</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">2............ Commencement................................................................................... 2</p> <p class="MsoToc5">3............ Object of this Act................................................................................ 2</p> <p class="MsoToc5">4............ Definitions.......................................................................................... 2</p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 2—Recognition of veterans and their families<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">3</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">5............ General recognition............................................................................. 3</p> <p class="MsoToc5">6............ Australian Defence Veterans’ Covenant............................................. 3</p> <p class="MsoToc5">7............ Beneficial interpretation of legislation................................................. 4</p> <p class="MsoToc5">8............ Cooperation......................................................................................... 4</p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 3—Issue of pins, cards or other artefacts<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                                    </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">9............ Issue of pins, cards or other artefacts.................................................. 5</p> <p class="MsoToc2">Part 4—Other matters<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                                        </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">6</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5">10.......... Part 2 does not create or give rise to rights or obligations................... 6</p> <p class="MsoToc5">11.......... Act not intended to exclude similar State or Territory laws................. 6</p> <p class="MsoToc1">Schedule 1—Australian Defence Veterans’ Covenant<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">            </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">7</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection3"> <p class="Page1">A Bill for an Act to provide for the recognition of veterans, and for related purposes</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-top:12.0pt;line-height:normal"> <span style="font-size:16.0pt">The Parliament of Australia enacts:</span></p> <?DMS-Include seriesId="fa3f7c82-fffe-4c0a-9d46-13649f12c925"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="23847285-1aa7-4a22-b902-8b7a809acdf9"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="e6f08a01-2694-45bf-a937-99cb24cad4c1"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="d072a2f3-8d2f-4f04-8ebf-dd3e0f72131f"?></div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection4"> <opc-schedule depth="0" ref="ee97abf59f6d4f90940794db4535dde7" title="Schedule 1—Australian Defence Veterans’ Covenant"><a name="ee97abf59f6d4f90940794db4535dde7"/><p class="ActHead1"><a name="_Toc419132"><span class="CharChapNo">Schedule 1</span>—<span class="CharChapText">Australian Defence Veterans’ Covenant</span></a></p> <p class="notemargin">Note:       See section 6.</p> <p class="MsoHeader"><a name="f_Check_Lines_below" id="f_Check_Lines_below"/><span class="CharPartNo"> </span><span class="CharPartText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><img width="453" height="527" id="Picture 37" src="/parlInfo/download/legislation/bills/r6268_first-reps/toc_images/image001.jpg;fileType=image/jpeg" name="Picture 37"/></p> </opc-schedule></div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:auto"/></span> <div class="WordSection5"> <p class="MsoNormal"><b><i> </i></b></p> </div> </body> </div></div></body></html>