Australian Federal Police and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2004

Type
Government
Portfolio
Justice and Customs
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Parliament no
40

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Summary

Amends the: Australian Federal Police Act 1979 to complete the integration of the Australian Protective Service into the Australian Federal Police (AFP); and Australian Federal Police Act 1979 and Crimes Act 1914 to enable the AFP to investigate State offences which have a federal aspect. Also makes consequential amendments to 11 other Acts, repeals the Australian Protective Service Act 1987 and contains transitional and application provisions.

Progress

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 04 Dec 2003
Second reading moved 04 Dec 2003
Second reading agreed to 12 May 2004
Committee of the Whole debate
  • Amendment details: 45 Government and 1 Australian Democrats agreed to
12 May 2004
Third reading agreed to 12 May 2004
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13 May 2004
Second reading moved 27 May 2004
Second reading agreed to 27 May 2004
Consideration in detail debate
  • Amendment details: 1 Government agreed to
27 May 2004
Third reading agreed to 31 May 2004
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message
  • Details: Senate agreed to House amendment
15 Jun 2004
Assent
  • Act no.: 64
  • Year: 2004
22 Jun 2004

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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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

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Schedules of amendments

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