Second Reading Speeches

Attorney-General’s Portfolio Miscellaneous Measures Bill 2023

Originating house
House of Representatives
Passed Both Houses
Parliament no

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Amends the:

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001
Corporations Act 2001
Judiciary Act 1903
National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009
Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993
to confer jurisdiction on the Federal Court of Australia to hear and determine a range of summary and indictable offences relating to conduct within the remit of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission;
Federal Court of Australia Act 1976
to enable the Sheriff of the Federal Court to require a state or territory jury official to prepare and provide a jury panel;
Marriage Act 1961
to make technical amendments in relation to the Commonwealth Marriage Celebrants Program and the notice of intended marriage; and
Family Law Act 1975
Native Title Act 1993
Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2021
Federal Court of Australia Act 1976
to make minor and technical amendments.

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