Australian Capital Territory Water Management Legislation Amendment Bill 2013

Type
Government
Portfolio
Environment 
Originating house
Senate 
Status
Act 
Parliament no
44
Summary
Amends the:
Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Act 1988
  to provide that the abstraction of water on National Land and by Commonwealth agencies throughout the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) will be managed by the ACT Government;
Water Act 2007
  to enable the water resources of the Googong Dam Area to be included in a water resource plan area for which the ACT has responsibility; and
Canberra Water Supply (Googong Dam) Act 1974
  to ensure that the ACT Executive has the appropriate powers to manage the surface waters of the Googong Dam. 

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Progress

Senate
13 Nov 2013Introduced and read a first time
13 Nov 2013Second reading moved
05 Dec 2013Second reading debate
05 Dec 2013Second reading agreed to
05 Dec 2013Third reading agreed to
House of Representatives
05 Dec 2013Introduced and read a first time
11 Dec 2013Second reading moved
11 Dec 2013Second reading debate
11 Dec 2013Second reading agreed to
11 Dec 2013Third reading agreed to


17 Dec 2013Assent

Act no.: 147

Year: 2013

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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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