Native Title Amendment (Technical Amendments) Bill 2007 [Provisions]

Native Title Amendment (Technical Amendments) Bill 2007 [Provisions]

9 May 2007

© Commonwealth of Australia 2007
ISBN 978-0-642-71796-2

View the report as a single document - (PDF 473KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the Committee (PDF 55KB)
Abbreviations (PDF 29KB)
Recommendations (PDF 29KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 50KB)

Purpose of the Bill
Conduct of the inquiry
Note of references

Chapter 2 - Overview of the Bill (PDF 105KB)

Schedule 1: minor and technical amendments
Schedule 2: Native Title Representative Bodies
Schedule 3: Prescribed Bodies Corporate
Schedule 4: technical amendments relating to legislative instruments

Chapter 3 - Key issues (PDF 217KB)

Internal review of registration decisions (proposed sections 190E and 190F)
Amendments relating to PBCs (Schedule 3)
Defects in authorisation processes
Determinations for part of an area: section 87A
Alternative state regimes
Other issues
Committee view

Minority report by the Australian Labor Party (PDF 51KB)

Alternative State regimes
Default Prescribed Bodies Corporate
Reasonable fees for PBCs
Non-Indigenous members of PBCs
Authorisation processes

Additional comments by Senator Andrew Bartlett (PDF 26KB)
Additional comments by the Australian Greens (PDF 34KB)

Alternative state regimes
Amendments relating to prescribed bodies corporate

Appendix 1 - Submissions received (PDF 28KB)
Appendix 2 - Witnesses who appeared before the Committee (PDF 27KB)

For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560
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