Defence Legislation Amendment (Security of Defence Premises) Bill 2010 [Provisions]

Defence Legislation Amendment (Security of Defence Premises) Bill 2010 [Provisions]

2 March 2011

© Commonwealth of Australia 2011
ISBN 978-1-74229-366-0

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Members of the committee (PDF 5KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 18KB)

Referral of the bill
Purpose of the bill
Scrutiny of Bills Committee

Chapter 2 - Background to and purpose of the bill (PDF 65KB)

The Department of Defence and its estate
Security risks
Response to new challenges
Objectives and scope of the bill 
Views on the bill

Chapter 3 - Consensual and non-consensual security functions (PDF 86KB)

Statutory regime of search and seizure powers
Update of trespass offence and associated arrest power
Optical surveillance
Powers in relation to protests
Committee conclusion

Chapter 4 - The use of force (PDF 26KB)

Legal regime for the use of force involving death or grievous bodily harm
Legal regime for the use of non-lethal force
Scope of defence premises
Committee conclusion

Chapter 5 - Training of defence security officials (PDF 32KB)

Adequacy of training
Training requirements in legislative instruments

Appendix 1 - Public submissions (PDF 4KB)
Appendix 2 - Supplementary submission—Department of Defence (PDF 36KB)

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