Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2012

Type
Government
Portfolio
Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
43
Summary
Amends the
Fisheries Management Act 1991
and
Fisheries Administration Act 1999
to: facilitate the implementation of electronic monitoring (e-monitoring) of fishing and fishing-related activities undertaken by Commonwealth fishing concession and scientific permit holders, for the purposes of data collection and compliance monitoring; and make consequential amendments; and
Fisheries Management Act 1991
in relation to: fishery closures; waiver of levies payable for surrendered statutory fishing rights; and responsibility of corporations and other concession holders for unlawful conduct of their directors, employees or agents.

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Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 27 Jun 2012
Second reading moved 27 Jun 2012
Referred to Federation Chamber 15 Aug 2012
Second reading debate 16 Aug 2012
Second reading agreed to 16 Aug 2012
Reported from Federation Chamber 16 Aug 2012
Third reading agreed to 16 Aug 2012
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 20 Aug 2012
Second reading moved 20 Aug 2012
Second reading debate 14 Mar 2013
Second reading debate 18 Mar 2013
Second reading agreed to 18 Mar 2013
Third reading agreed to 18 Mar 2013
Text of bill as passed both Houses 18 Mar 2013
Assent
  • Act no.: 27
  • Year: 2013
28 Mar 2013

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Bills digest

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Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • 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.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

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

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changed to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either theĀ Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.

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