Second Reading Speeches

Attorney-General’s Portfolio Miscellaneous Measures Bill 2023

Type
Government
Portfolio
Attorney-General
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Passed Both Houses
Parliament no
47

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Summary

Amends the:

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001
,
Corporations Act 2001
,
Judiciary Act 1903
,
National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009
and
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
and
Federal Court of Australia Act 1976
to make minor and technical amendments.

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