Transport Safety Investigation Bill 2003

Transport and Regional Services 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Parliament no
Introduced with the Transport Safety Investigation (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2002, the bill deals with aviation, marine and rail transport safety and provides for: reporting of transport safety matters; conduct of safety investigations by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau; making of safety action statements; and publication of investigation results. Also contains regulation-making provisions. 

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House of Representatives
20 Jun 2002Introduced and read a first time
20 Jun 2002Second reading moved
24 Sep 2002Second reading agreed to
24 Sep 2002Consideration in detail debate

Amendment details: 1 Opposition agreed to
24 Sep 2002Third reading agreed to
15 Oct 2002Introduced and read a first time
15 Oct 2002Second reading moved
25 Mar 2003Second reading debate
26 Mar 2003Second reading agreed to
26 Mar 2003Committee of the Whole debate

Amendment details: 6 Government agreed to
26 Mar 2003Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
26 Mar 2003Consideration of Senate message

Details: House agreed to Senate amendments

11 Apr 2003Assent

Act no.: 18

Year: 2003

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  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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