Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sexual Offences Against Children) Bill 2010

Type
Government
Portfolio
Home Affairs 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
42
Summary
Amends: the
Crimes Act 1914
  and
Criminal Code Act 1995
  in relation to: child sex tourism offences; and overseas child pornography and child abuse material offences; the
Criminal Code Act 1995
  in relation to child sex offences involving using postal or similar services, or carriage services; the
Crimes Act 1914
  to provide for a scheme for the forfeiture of child pornography and child abuse material and items containing such material; and four Acts to make consequential amendments. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
04 Feb 2010Introduced and read a first time
04 Feb 2010Second reading moved
24 Feb 2010Second reading debate
09 Mar 2010Second reading debate
09 Mar 2010Second reading agreed to
09 Mar 2010Third reading agreed to
Senate
10 Mar 2010Introduced and read a first time
10 Mar 2010Second reading moved
18 Mar 2010Second reading debate
18 Mar 2010Second reading agreed to
18 Mar 2010Committee of the Whole debate

Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
18 Mar 2010Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
18 Mar 2010Consideration of Senate message

Details: House agreed to Senate amendments


18 Mar 2010Text of bill as passed both Houses
14 Apr 2010Assent

Act no.: 42

Year: 2010

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Explanatory memoranda

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  • 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.

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