Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment (Online Games) Bill 2011

Type
Government
Portfolio
Justice
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995 to remove the requirement for certain mobile phone and online games to be classified for two years while the Australian Law Reform Commission undertakes a review of the National Classification Scheme.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 12 Oct 2011
Second reading moved 12 Oct 2011
Referred to Main Committee 01 Nov 2011
Second reading debate 02 Nov 2011
Second reading agreed to 02 Nov 2011
Reported from Main Committee 02 Nov 2011
Third reading agreed to 02 Nov 2011
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 03 Nov 2011
Second reading moved 03 Nov 2011
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12 Nov 2013

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Proposed amendments

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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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