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Customs Legislation Amendment (Border Compliance and Other Measures) Bill 2007

Previous Citations
  • Customs Legislation Amendment (Border Compliance and Other Measures) Bill 2006
Type
Government
Portfolio
Justice and Customs
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
41

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Summary

Amends the: Customs Act 1901 in relation to: disposal of dangerous goods; access of security identification card holders to section 234AA places, ships, aircrafts and wharves; minor corrections to provisions implementing the Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement; provision of updated information in respect of security identification cards to Customs; implementation of an Accredited Client Program; and protection from criminal responsibility for Customs officers handling narcotic goods in the course of duty and others acting under instructions from Customs officers; and Customs Act 1901 and Customs Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2003 in relation to issue of seizure warrants.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 29 Mar 2006
Second reading moved 29 Mar 2006
Second reading agreed to 16 Aug 2006
Third reading agreed to 16 Aug 2006
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17 Aug 2006
Second reading moved 17 Aug 2006
Second reading agreed to 06 Feb 2007
Third reading agreed to 07 Feb 2007
Assent
  • Act no.: 5
  • Year: 2007
19 Feb 2007

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

Senate

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

Bills digest

Notes

Helpful information

Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • 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.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

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

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changes to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either the Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.