Title Foreign Intelligence Legislation Amendment Bill 2021
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to foreign intelligence, and for related purposes
Date 25-08-2021 09:32 AM
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 46
Bill Number 94/21
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Home Affairs
Reps Bill Code O
Status Assent
System Id legislation/bills/r6748_first-reps/0000


Foreign Intelligence Legislation Amendment Bill 2021
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" xml:lang="EN-AU"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session">2019‑2020‑2021</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">Foreign Intelligence Legislation Amendment Bill 2021</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2021</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Portfolio">(Home Affairs)</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="LongT">A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to foreign intelligence, and for related purposes</p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmSchNo"> </span><span class="CharAmSchText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmPartNo"> </span><span class="CharAmPartText"> </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="MsoToc5">1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2</p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 1—Section 11C foreign intelligence warrants<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">3</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                  </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">3</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 2—Australians or permanent residents acting for, or on behalf of, a foreign power<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">7</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                   </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">7</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                  </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">7</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 3—Other amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">10</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">10</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </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 amend the law relating to foreign intelligence, 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> <opc-section depth="0" ref="c16086854d1e4ac7859eb809d96ba268" title="1  Short title"><a name="c16086854d1e4ac7859eb809d96ba268"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc78292465"><span class="CharSectno">1</span>  Short title</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    This Act is the <i>Foreign Intelligence Legislation Amendment Act 2021</i>.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="9e43a03be97e4f9e9aaa4ac0df0529e4" title="2  Commencement"><a name="9e43a03be97e4f9e9aaa4ac0df0529e4"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc78292466"><span class="CharSectno">2</span>  Commencement</a></p> <p class="subsection">              (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.</p> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> <table class="MsoNormalTable" border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" style="margin-left:5.35pt;border-collapse:collapse;border:none"> <thead> <tr> <td width="474" colspan="3" valign="top" style="width:355.55pt;border-top:solid windowtext 1.5pt; border-left:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt;border-right:none; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Commencement information</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Column 1</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom: solid windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Column 2</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Column 3</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Provisions</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom: solid windowtext 1.5pt;padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Commencement</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Date/Details</p> </td> </tr> </thead> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">1.  The whole of this Act</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.</p> <p class="Tabletext">However, if the provisions do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> </table> <p class="notetext"><span style="layout-grid-mode:line">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.</span></p> <p class="subsection">              (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.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="c7d94cc0571a4ca595a7a2db519ff730" title="3  Schedules"><a name="c7d94cc0571a4ca595a7a2db519ff730"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc78292467"><span class="CharSectno">3</span>  Schedules</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    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.</p> </opc-section><?DMS-Include seriesId="1a4c4afd-2e3a-4b1a-994e-99ac8f107512"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="e47566e3-3505-41d6-8439-50de804a48d8"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="ad0e4298-72ed-4c9f-9ce9-9b175ba40bb9"?></div> </body> </div></div></body></html>