Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Amendment Bill 2004

Type
Government
Portfolio
Environment and Heritage 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
40
Summary
Amends the
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975
  to restructure the method of payment and collection of the Environmental Management Charge levied on standard tourism operations to clarify that goods and services tax is not payable; and consequentially extend the powers of inspectors to search aircraft and vessels and the powers of magistrates to issue search warrants. Also contains an application provision. 

Track this bill (What's this?)

Permalink

Progress

House of Representatives
18 Feb 2004Introduced and read a first time
18 Feb 2004Second reading moved
03 Mar 2004Second reading agreed to
03 Mar 2004Third reading agreed to
Senate
04 Mar 2004Introduced and read a first time
04 Mar 2004Second reading moved
09 Mar 2004Second reading agreed to
09 Mar 2004Third reading agreed to


23 Mar 2004Assent

Act no.: 22

Year: 2004

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Word Format PDF Format

Explanatory memoranda

Word Format PDF Format

Transcript of speeches

Proposed amendments

No documents at present

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

Committee Information

No documents at present

Bills Digest PDF Format

Back to top

Helpful information

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.

Back to top

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Add | Email Print