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  • Aviation Security Amendment Bill 2004

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    11 Aug 2004 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Portfolio
    Transport and Regional Services 
    Summary
    Amends the:
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    and
    Civil Aviation Act 1988
    to allow background checking of holders of security designated authorisations (particularly flight crew);
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    to include contractors of Airservices Australia as aviation industry participants; and
    Aviation Transport Security (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2004
    to allow certain programs under the
    Air Navigation Act 1920
    to continue as programs under the
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    . Also contains a regulation-making power and a transitional provision. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Aviation Transport Security (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2004

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    27 Mar 2003 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Transport and Regional Services 
    Summary
    Introduced with the Aviation Transport Security Bill 2003, the bill amends the:
    Air Navigation Act 1920
    to repeal certain redundant provisions;
    Australian Protective Service Act 1987
    to extend the arrest powers of Australian Protective Service Officers to airport environments; and
    Air Services Act 1995
    ,
    Crimes (Aviation) Act 1991
    and
    Sea Installation Act 1987
    to make minor and technical consequential amendments. Also contains transitional provisions. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Aviation Transport Security Amendment (2009 Measures No. 1) Bill 2010

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    24 Jun 2009 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    to: designate categories of security controlled airports according to their risk profiles; allow unannounced inspections of businesses involved in air cargo; allow the secretary to enter into enforceable undertakings with aviation industry participants; and expand the scope of compliance control directions to include security controlled airports, screening authorities and screening officers. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Aviation Transport Security Amendment (2009 Measures No. 2) Bill 2010

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    29 Oct 2009 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    to enable cargo to be certified for security purposes earlier in the supply chain by: expanding the definitions of ‘cargo’ and ‘certified’; aligning certification processes with examinations to allow certification of cargo by air cargo agents and aircraft operators; enabling the Secretary to issue a notice prescribing the circumstances in which cargo may be certified; and providing for transitional arrangements for transport security programs. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Aviation Transport Security Amendment (Additional Screening Measures) Bill 2007

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    14 Feb 2007 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Transport and Regional Services 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    to enhance screening measures to limit the amount of liquids, aerosols and gels that can be taken through an international screening point by people flying to or from Australia. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Aviation Transport Security Amendment (Air Cargo) Bill 2011

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    23 Mar 2011 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Infrastructure and Transport 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    in relation to: accredited air cargo agents; transport security programs; certification of cargo; security training requirements; and strict liability offences. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Aviation Transport Security Amendment Bill 2006

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    29 Mar 2006 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Transport and Regional Services 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Aviation Transport Security Act 2004
    to: amend the regulatory arrangements for airport security by creating event zones that may be used for handling special events at an airport; regulate the security and clearance processes for domestic and international cargo before it is taken onto an aircraft; allow the Secretary to approve alterations to an existing Transport Security Program; and make technical amendments. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Aviation Transport Security Bill 2004

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    27 Mar 2003 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Transport and Regional Services 
    Summary
    Introduced with the Aviation Transport Security (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2003, the bill: restructures the aviation security regulatory framework and provides for flexibility to respond to the changing threat environment; aligns Australian aviation security with the revised International Civil Aviation Organisation standards; and introduces graduated penalties for a more equitable enforcement regime. Also contains a regulation-making power and a saving provision. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Climate Change Trigger) Bill 2005

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    05 Sep 2005 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    ALBANESE, Anthony, MP 
    Summary
    Amends the
    Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
    to include climate change as a matter of national environmental significance, thereby ensuring that major new projects, which lead to the emission of more than 500 000 tonnes of carbon dioxide or carbon dioxide equivalent per year, are assessed for their climate change impact as part of any environmental assessment process. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Kyoto Protocol Ratification) Bill 2005

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    14 Feb 2005 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    ALBANESE, Anthony, MP 
    Summary
    Requires the Australian Government to effect Australia’s obligations under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change by ratifying the Kyoto Protocol. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

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