Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Fibre Deployment) Bill 2010 [Provisions]

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Fibre Deployment) Bill 2010 [Provisions]

12 May 2010

© Commonwealth of Australia 2010
ISBN 978-1-74229-301-1

View the report as a single document - (PDF 257KB)

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Committee membership (PDF 6KB)
Recommendations (PDF 14KB)
Abbreviations (PDF 5KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 18KB)

Referral to the committee
Report structure
Purpose of the Bill
Background to the Bill: the consultation process

Chapter 2 - Overview of the Bill (PDF 37KB)

Outline of the Bill
Key provisions
Proposed Division 2—Deployment of optical fibre
Proposed Division 3—Installation of fibre-ready facilities
Proposed Division 4—Miscellaneous provisions (definitions)

Chapter 3 - The importance of promoting fibre in new developments (PDF 42KB)

The importance of fibre in new developments

Chapter 4 - Application and operation of the Bill (PDF 98KB)

Key matters raised
The scope of the Bill's application
Content and implications of the fibre / fibre-ready requirements
Ownership, access arrangements, and integration with the NBN

Coalition Senators' Additional Comments (PDF 25KB)

Appendix 1 - Submissions, answers to questions taken on notice and additional information (PDF 5KB)

Appendix 2 - Public hearings (PDF 6KB)
Appendix 3 - Table 1: DBCDE Summary of Six Stage Generic Development Pipeline for Greenfield Development and Major Brownfield Redevelopment (PDF 8KB)

For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committee on Environment, Communications and the Arts
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818