Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2012

Type
Government
Portfolio
Infrastructure and Transport
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
43
Summary
Part of a package of five bills in relation to the Australian shipping industry, the bill amends the:
Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990
to enable the Australian Maritime Safety Authority to disclose information to a person for the purpose of the administration or enforcement of a Commonwealth law relating to coastal trading;
Navigation Act 1912
to: remove the definition of, and regulatory arrangements for, coastal trading; provide that the qualifications and employment of masters and seamen apply to ships used to engage in coastal trading under a general licence; and remove reference to a review of certain decisions by the Administrative Appeals Tribunal; and
Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) Act 1993
and
Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992
to provide that those Acts apply to vessels engaged in coastal trading under certain licence conditions. Also makes transitional arrangements.

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Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 22 Mar 2012
Second reading moved 22 Mar 2012
Second reading debate 28 May 2012
Second reading debate 31 May 2012
Second reading agreed to 31 May 2012
Consideration in detail debate
  • Amendment details: 4 Government agreed to
31 May 2012
Third reading agreed to 31 May 2012
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 18 Jun 2012
Second reading moved 18 Jun 2012
Second reading debate 18 Jun 2012
Second reading agreed to 18 Jun 2012
Committee of the Whole debate 18 Jun 2012
Third reading agreed to 18 Jun 2012
Text of bill as passed both Houses 18 Jun 2012
Assent
  • Act no.: 56
  • Year: 2012
21 Jun 2012

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Proposed amendments

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Text of bill

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  • 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.
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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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