Nuclear Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill 2011

Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the: Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987 to: create offences for specific conduct prohibited by the International Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism; and make technical amendments consequential on the Legislative Instruments Act 2003; and Extradition Act 1988 to update an incorrect reference in the definition of ‘Australian aircraft’.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 23 Nov 2011
Second reading moved 23 Nov 2011
Referred to Main Committee 08 Feb 2012
Second reading debate 09 Feb 2012
Second reading agreed to 09 Feb 2012
Reported from Main Committee 09 Feb 2012
Third reading agreed to 09 Feb 2012
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 27 Feb 2012
Second reading moved 27 Feb 2012
Second reading debate 27 Feb 2012
Second reading agreed to 27 Feb 2012
Third reading agreed to 27 Feb 2012
Text of bill as passed both Houses 27 Feb 2012
Assent
  • Act no.: 3
  • Year: 2012
06 Mar 2012

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Proposed amendments

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Text of bill

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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

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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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Schedules of amendments

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