Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011

Type
Government
Portfolio
Defence 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
43
Summary
Introduced with the Customs Amendment (Military End-Use) Bill 2011, the bill: gives effect to the Treaty between the Government of Australia and the Government of the United States of America concerning Defense Trade Cooperation; provides for controls on the supply of Defence and Strategic Goods List (DSGL) listed technology and services related to DSGL technology and goods; creates a registration and permit regime for the brokering of DSGL goods, technology and related services; and creates offences and imposes penalties. 

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Progress

House of Representatives
02 Nov 2011Introduced and read a first time
02 Nov 2011Second reading moved
21 Nov 2011Referred to Main Committee
21 Nov 2011Second reading debate
21 Nov 2011Second reading agreed to
21 Nov 2011Reported from Main Committee
21 Nov 2011Third reading agreed to
Senate
22 Nov 2011Introduced and read a first time
22 Nov 2011Second reading moved
29 Oct 2012Second reading debate
29 Oct 2012Second reading agreed to
29 Oct 2012Committee of the Whole debate

Amendment details: 24 Government, 1 Opposition and 2 Australian Greens agreed to
29 Oct 2012Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
30 Oct 2012Consideration of Senate message

Details: House agreed to Senate amendments nos 1-8 and 10-27 and disagreed to Senate amendment no. 9
Senate
31 Oct 2012Consideration of House of Reps message

Details: Senate did not insist on its amendment no. 9 disagreed to by House


31 Oct 2012Text of bill as passed both Houses
13 Nov 2012Assent

Act no.: 153

Year: 2012

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  • 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.
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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

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Schedules of amendments

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