Aviation Transport Security Amendment (Air Cargo) Bill 2011

Infrastructure and Transport 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Parliament no
Amends the
Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
  in relation to: accredited air cargo agents; transport security programs; certification of cargo; security training requirements; and strict liability offences. 

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House of Representatives
23 Mar 2011Introduced and read a first time
23 Mar 2011Second reading moved
10 May 2011Referred to Main Committee
11 May 2011Second reading debate
11 May 2011Second reading agreed to
11 May 2011Reported from Main Committee
11 May 2011Third reading agreed to
12 May 2011Introduced and read a first time
12 May 2011Second reading moved
22 Nov 2011Second reading agreed to
22 Nov 2011Third reading agreed to

: Amendment details: 1 Government agreed to
House of Representatives
23 Nov 2011Consideration of Senate message

Details: House agreed to Senate amendment

23 Nov 2011Text of bill as passed both Houses
05 Dec 2011Assent

Act no.: 180

Year: 2011

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
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