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Standing Order 230A - Referral of Uniform Legislation & Reporting Time Frames

Inquiry status:Past
Date commenced:29 Jun 2005
Date Ended:17 Aug 2005
Committee:Uniform Legislation and General Purposes Committee (2002 - 2005)
House:Legislative Council
Important Information:
Terms of Reference:
7.Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and General Purposes

7.1A Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and General Purposes is established.

7.2The Committee consists of 4 Members with power in the Committee to co-opt 2 additional members for a specific purpose or inquiry.

7.3The functions of the Committee are:

(a)to consider and report on bills referred under SO 230A;

(b)of its own motion or on a reference from a Minister, to consider or review the development and formulation of any proposal or agreement whose implementation would require the enactment of legislation made subject to SO 230A;

(c)to examine the provisions of any instrument that the Commonwealth has acceded to, or proposes to accede to, that imposes an obligation on the Commonwealth to give effect to the provisions of the instrument as part of the municipal law of Australia;

(d)to consider and report on any matter referred by the House.

7.4For a purpose relating to the performance of its functions, the Committee may consult with a like committee of a House of the parliament of the Commonwealth, a state or a territory, and New Zealand and similarly, may participate in any conference or other meeting.

This inquiry has been generated by the Committee in view of paragraph 7.3(b) of its terms of reference.

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Tabling Comments:This Committee ceased to exist on August 17 2005 and a new Committee the Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review was formed on the same date. On August 24 2005 the new Committee resolved to continue this inquiry - see link below.
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