Title National Broadcasters Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Transparency) Bill 2017
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and the Special Broadcasting Service Corporation, and for other purposes
Date 06-12-2017 03:46 PM
Source Senate
Parl No. 45
Bill Number 260/17
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Communications and the Arts
Reps Bill Code O
Status Not Proceeding
System Id legislation/bills/s1111_first-senate/0000


National Broadcasters Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Transparency) Bill 2017
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" xml:lang="EN-AU"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session">2016‑2017</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">THE SENATE</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">National Broadcasters Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Transparency) Bill 2017</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2017</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Portfolio">(Communications and the Arts)</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="LongT">A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and the Special Broadcasting Service Corporation, and for other 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—Australian Broadcasting Corporation<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                        </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">3</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 1—Amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                                   </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">3</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                                 </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">3</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 2—Application provisions<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">7</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 2—Special Broadcasting Service Corporation<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                              </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">8</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 1—Amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                                   </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">8</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991<span style="font-size: 9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                                                 </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">8</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 2—Application provisions<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">12</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 legislation relating to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and the Special Broadcasting Service Corporation, and for other 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="163babac3e76409ebb0f7b6efafb55ca" title="1  Short title"><a name="163babac3e76409ebb0f7b6efafb55ca"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc499718235"><span class="CharSectno">1</span>  Short title</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    This Act is the <i>National Broadcasters Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Transparency) Act 2017</i>.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="7a3054b62af94747a13f1f3b28bba29e" title="2  Commencement"><a name="7a3054b62af94747a13f1f3b28bba29e"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc499718236"><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">The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.</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="831feb36a749475abbd347826079a9de" title="3  Schedules"><a name="831feb36a749475abbd347826079a9de"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc499718237"><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="119b5e2e-9c0d-45ed-8a84-ba4315d5adb8"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="30fe6773-2465-4000-b9d9-b476b327791b"?></div> </body> </div></div></body></html>