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  • Police Overseas Service (Territories of Papua and New Guinea) Medal Bill 2011

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    21 Nov 2011 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    MORRISON, Scott, MP 
    Summary
    Requires a minister to seek the Queen’s in-principle agreement to establish The Police Overseas Service (Territories of Papua and New Guinea) Medal as part of the Australian honours system to be awarded for service undertaken by members of Australian police forces who served as part of the Australian administration of the Territories of Papua and New Guinea between 1 July 1949 and 30 November 1973. 

    Bill

  • Poker Machine Harm Minimisation Bill 2008

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    19 Jun 2008 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    FIELDING, Sen Steve 
    Summary
    The bill seeks to promote responsible gaming practices by: imposing technical requirements on corporations which manufacture, sell and supply gaming and poker machines, manufacture or supply cash-back terminals, and on financial institutions which own or operate automatic teller machines; and imposes penalties for contraventions of the requirements. 

    Bill

  • Poker Machine (Reduced Losses—Interim Measures) Bill 2009

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    Date
    28 Oct 2009 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    XENOPHON, Sen Nick 
    Summary
    Regulates poker machine use by requiring that poker machines: cannot accept banknotes with a denomination greater than $20; cannot accept certain additional credits; cannot allow a bet in excess of $1 per spin; and cannot allow a loss exceeding $120 in one hour’s operation. Also imposes penalties for a contravention of these requirements. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Plebiscite for an Australian Republic Bill 2008

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    11 Nov 2008 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    BROWN, Sen Bob 
    Summary
    Provides for a national plebiscite to be held in conjunction with the next House of Representatives election on whether Australia should become a republic. 

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

  • Plebiscite for an Australian Republic Bill 1997 [1998]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    26 Jun 1997 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    Sen Nick BOLKUS ;Cheryl KERNOT MP 

    Bill

  • Plastic Bag Levy (Assessment and Collection) Bill 2002 [2008]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    21 Oct 2002 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    BROWN, Sen Bob 
    Summary
    Provides for the assessment and collection of a 25 cent levy on the use of plastic bags at retail points of sale. Also includes reporting requirements and a regulation making power. 

    Bill

  • Plastic Bag Levy (Assessment and Collection) Bill 2002

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    Date
    21 Oct 2002 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    Peter ANDREN MP 

    Bill

  • Plastic Bag (Minimisation of Usage) Education Fund Bill 2002 [No. 2]

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    21 Oct 2002 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    BROWN, Sen Bob 
    Summary
    Establishes the Plastic Bag and Other Waste Minimisation of Usage and Education Fund, for the purpose of education about plastic bag damage to the environment and dangers posed by plastic bags to wildlife and marine life. Also includes reporting requirements. 

    Bill

  • Plastic Bag (Minimisation of Usage) Education Fund Bill 2002

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    Date
    21 Oct 2002 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Not Proceeding 
    Sponsor
    Peter ANDREN MP 

    Bill

  • Plant Health Australia (Plant Industries) Funding Bill 2002

    Track (What's this?)

    Date
    26 Jun 2002 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Status
    Act 
    Portfolio
    Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry 
    Summary
    The bill: enables monies up to the amounts received through certain levies and charges to be appropriated out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund and paid to Plant Health Australia Limited (PHA) to fulfil PHA plant industry members’ yearly contribution obligations; and provides a mechanism for monies collected in excess of a plant industry’s liability to PHA to be appropriated for research and development activities. Also includes a regulation-making power and makes consequential amendments to the
    Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000
    and
    Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989

    Bill | Explanatory Memorandum

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