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  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Amendment Bill 2005 [2006]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    12 Oct 2005 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Environment and Heritage 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984
    to: give certainty to international cultural loan arrangements by providing that a certificate of exemption issued under the
    Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986
    allowing the return of loaned cultural heritage objects cannot be overridden by a declaration under the Act; repeal Part IIA and other Victoria-specific provisions to enable the Victorian Government to administer Aboriginal heritage protection in Victoria directly through its own legislation; and make technical amendments as a consequence of the commencement of the
    Legislative Instruments Act 2003
    ; and
    Aboriginal Land (Lake Condah and Framlingham Forest) Act 1987
    to make amendments consequential on the repeal of Part IIA of the
    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation (Scrutiny of Board Appointments) Amendment Bill 2002

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    15 May 2002 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    BOURNE, Vicki 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983
    to: provide for scrutiny of appointments to the ABC Board; and improve public visibility of the Board’s activities and decisions. 

    Bill

  • Award of Victoria Cross for Australia Bill 2001

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    04 Apr 2001 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    Sen Chris SCHACHT 

    Bill

  • ABC Amendment (Online and Multichannelling Services) Bill 2001 [2002]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    03 Apr 2001 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    BOURNE, Vicki 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983
    in relation to the provision of online and multichannelling services; and
    Broadcasting Services Act 1992
    to enable the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Special Broadcasting Service Corporation to provide unrestricted multichannelling services. 

    Bill

  • Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment Bill 2001

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    03 Apr 2001 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry 
    Summary
    As a consequence of the High Court’s decision in R v Hughes, the bill amends the
    Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1994
    to clarify the powers, functions and duties of Commonwealth officials and authorities within the National Registration Scheme for agricultural and veterinary chemicals, including the conferral of duties, functions and powers on the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and on inspectors and analysts. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Australia New Zealand Food Authority Amendment Bill 2001

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    08 Feb 2001 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Health and Aged Care 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Australia New Zealand Food Authority Act 1991
    to implement a new food regulatory system as agreed to by the Council of Australian Governments, including the establishment of a new authority, Food Standards Australia New Zealand, and a new Ministerial Council. Also makes a technical correction to the
    Australia New Zealand Food Authority Amendment Act (No. 2) 1997
    and consequential amendments to 5 other Acts. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Australian Heritage Council (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2000 [2001]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    07 Dec 2000 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Portfolio
    Environment and Heritage 
    Summary
    Introduced with the Australian Heritage Council Bill 2000, the bill: repeals the
    Australian Heritage Commission Act 1975
    ; amends the
    Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
    to remove a reference to the
    Australian Heritage Commission Act 1975
    ; and provides for transitional arrangements for the transition from the Australian Heritage Commission to the Australian Heritage Council. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Australian Heritage Council Bill 2000 [2001]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    07 Dec 2000 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Portfolio
    Environment and Heritage 
    Summary
    Introduced with the Australian Heritage Council (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2000 and in conjunction with the Environment and Heritage Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2000, the bill: replaces the Australian Heritage Commission by establishing the Australian Heritage Council which will provide advice on the identification, conservation and protection of places on the National Heritage List and the Commonwealth Heritage List; and provides for the functions, composition and conduct of meetings of the Australian Heritage Council. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Auditor of Parliamentary Allowances and Entitlements Bill 2000 [No. 2]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    01 Nov 2000 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    FAULKNER, Sen John 
    Summary
    Establishes the office of Auditor of Parliamentary Allowances and Entitlements as an independent officer of the Parliament. Also makes consequential amendments to the
    Auditor-General Act 1997
    and
    Public Accounts and Audit Committee Act 1951

    Bill

  • ACIS Administration Amendment Bill 2000

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    06 Sep 2000 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Industry, Science and Resources portfolio 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

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