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A Bill for an Act to amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition Act 2013, and for related purposes
Administered by: Prime Minister and Cabinet
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Registered 27 Feb 2015
Introduced HR 25 Feb 2015
Table of contents.

2013‑2014‑2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition (Sunset Extension) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

(Prime Minister)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition Act 2013, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition Act 2013             3

 

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition Act 2013, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition (Sunset Extension) Act 2015.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

3  Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition Act 2013

1  Section 5

Omit “2 years”, substitute “5 years”.

2  Section 5 (note)

Omit “2 year”.