Title Telecommunications Legislation Amendment Bill 2018
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to telecommunications, and for other purposes
Date 14-02-2019 12:53 PM
Source Senate
Parl No. 45
Bill Number 118/18
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Communications and the Arts
Reps Bill Code O
Status Act
System Id legislation/bills/s1131_aspassed/0000


Telecommunications Legislation Amendment Bill 2018
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" xml:lang="EN-AU"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session">2016‑2017‑2018</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">As passed by both Houses</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"><span style="color:black">Telecommunications Legislation Amendment</span> Bill 2018</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2018</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </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 telecommunications, 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—Access to a telecommunications transmission tower owned or operated by an NBN corporation etc.<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">National Broadband Network Companies Act 2011<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—Temporary facilities<span style="font-size: 9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                                                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">15</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Telecommunications Act 1997<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-style:normal">                                                                               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">15</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 3—Further amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                           </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">23</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 1—Amendment relating to transmitter licence refunds<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                  </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">23</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Radiocommunications Taxes Collection Act 1983<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                            </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">23</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 2—Amendments relating to broadcasting licensee support payments<span style="font-size:9.0pt">          </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">24</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Broadcasting Reform) Act 2017<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">      </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">24</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 amend legislation relating to telecommunications, 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="c15b36989f2f4da2bae22eff0212504d" title="1  Short title"><a name="c15b36989f2f4da2bae22eff0212504d"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc531675057"><span class="CharSectno">1</span>  Short title</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    This Act is the <i><span style="color:black">Telecommunications Legislation Amendment</span> Act 2018</i>.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="3b1d20c8112443ef96da52e3c8000213" title="2  Commencement"><a name="3b1d20c8112443ef96da52e3c8000213"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc531675058"><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="f40c350f16fd487fb1149b01ddb6d7bd" title="3  Schedules"><a name="f40c350f16fd487fb1149b01ddb6d7bd"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc531675059"><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="5152bc67-6635-42b1-ba35-910ee7a3b591"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="7e193ea2-9882-4f6c-beed-d23f8d9dbdc0"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="81999e21-9429-4dc1-9fde-7fd0089a7e80"?></div> </body> </div></div></body></html>