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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Amendment (Indigenous Land Corporation) Bill 2018

Type
Government
Portfolio
Indigenous Affairs
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
45

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Summary

Amends the: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005 to: give the Indigenous Land Corporation (ILC) functions in relation to water-related rights; require the ILC to prepare a National Indigenous Land and Sea Strategy and regional indigenous land and sea strategies; align rules for dealings in water-related rights granted by the ILC, or acquired with ILC assistance, with rules for dealings in land granted by, or acquired with, ILC assistance; and include experience in water management as a qualifying criteria for membership of the ILC Board; and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005 and Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973 to rename the ILC as the Indigenous Land and Sea Corporation.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 28 Mar 2018
Second reading moved 28 Mar 2018
Second reading debate 25 Oct 2018
Second reading agreed to 25 Oct 2018
Consideration in detail debate
  • Amendment details: 2 Government agreed to
25 Oct 2018
Third reading agreed to 25 Oct 2018
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 12 Nov 2018
Second reading moved 12 Nov 2018
Second reading debate 28 Nov 2018
Second reading agreed to 28 Nov 2018
Third reading agreed to 28 Nov 2018
Finally passed both Houses 28 Nov 2018
Assent
  • Act no: 144
  • Year: 2018
30 Nov 2018

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

House of representatives

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.

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