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Aviation Legislation Amendment Bill 2002

Transport and Regional Services
Originating house
House of Representatives
Parliament no

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Amends the: International Air Services Commission Act 1992 to streamline International Air Services Commission processes; Air Navigation Act 1920 (in preparation for new aviation security regulations) to: introduce a framework for handling aviation security information (including application of the Criminal Code); reform the regulation of the carriage of munitions and implements of war on civil aircraft; and repeal existing conflicting aviation security provisions. Also repeals the Federal Airports Corporation Act 1986 and provides for the transfer of any remaining contracts, assets and liabilities of the Corporation to the Commonwealth.


House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 14 Mar 2002
Second reading moved 14 Mar 2002
Second reading debate 05 Dec 2002
Third reading agreed to 05 Dec 2002
Introduced and read a first time 10 Dec 2002
Second reading moved 10 Dec 2002
Second reading agreed to 12 Dec 2002
Third reading agreed to 12 Dec 2002
  • Act no.: 143
  • Year: 2002
19 Dec 2002

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Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of 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

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  • 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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