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Charter of the United Nations Amendment Bill 2021

Type
Government
Portfolio
Foreign Affairs
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Assent
Parliament no
46

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Summary

Amends the Charter of the United Nations Act 1945 to: specify that certain counter-terrorism financial sanctions lists and revocations be made by legislative instrument; and confirm the validity of action that has been taken, or which may need to be taken, in respect of conduct in relation to existing counter-terrorism financial sanctions listings that were made but not registered on the Federal Register of Legislation at the time of their making.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 11 Aug 2021
Second reading moved 11 Aug 2021
Second reading debate 30 Aug 2021
Second reading agreed to 30 Aug 2021
Third reading agreed to 30 Aug 2021
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 31 Aug 2021
Second reading moved 31 Aug 2021
Second reading agreed to 02 Sep 2021
Third reading agreed to 02 Sep 2021
Finally passed both Houses 02 Sep 2021
Assent
  • Act no: 106
  • Year: 2021
13 Sep 2021

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

Bills digest

Notes

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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.