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Second Reading Speeches

Intelligence Oversight and Other Legislation Amendment (Integrity Measures) Bill 2020

Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends: the

Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1986
to: extend the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security's (IGIS) jurisdiction to the intelligence functions of the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission and the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC); streamline the IGIS's reporting procedures; make technical amendments to clarify the operation of the Act, modernise drafting expressions and remove redundant provisions; and make amendments contingent on the commencement of the
Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Amendment Act 2020
; the
Intelligence Services Act 2001
to extend the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security's jurisdiction to the intelligence functions of AUSTRAC; 17 Acts to make consequential amendments; the
Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006
and
Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1986
to make amendments contingent on the commencement of the
Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2020
; and nine Acts to make amendments contingent on the commencement of the
Surveillance Legislation Amendment (Identify and Disrupt) Act 2020
.