Criminal Code Amendment (Terrorist Organisations) Bill 2004

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  • Criminal Code Amendment (Terrorist Organisations) Bill 2003
Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
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Summary

Introduced with the Criminal Code Amendment (Hizballah) Bill 2003, the bill amends the Criminal Code Act 1995 to: remove the requirement that there be a relevant United Nations Security Council decision in place before an organisation can be listed in regulations as a terrorist organisation; provide for the Minister to “de-list” an organisation when appropriate; and provide for review of listing regulations and the proposed listing provisions by the Parliamentary Joint Committee on ASIO, ASIS and DSD.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 29 May 2003
Second reading moved 29 May 2003
Second reading agreed to 03 Jun 2003
Third reading agreed to 03 Jun 2003
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 16 Jun 2003
Second reading moved 16 Jun 2003
Second reading agreed to 03 Mar 2004
Committee of the Whole debate
  • Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
04 Mar 2004
Third reading agreed to 04 Mar 2004
House of Representatives
Consideration of Senate message
  • Details: House agreed to Senate amendments
04 Mar 2004
Assent
  • Act no.: 7
  • Year: 2004
10 Mar 2004

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • 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.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

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

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changed to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either theĀ Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.