Crimes at Sea Bill 1999

Bill No.69

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to give effect to a cooperative scheme for dealing with crimes at sea, to repeal the Crimes (Offences at Sea) Act 1979, to amend the Off-shore (Application of Laws) Act 1982, and for other purposes. To simplify the application of criminal law in waters surrounding Australia as part of a scheme developed by the Special Committee of Solicitors General and endorsed by the Standing Committee of Attorneys General.

StatusLegislative Council Second Reading 03/24/1999
This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation

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Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/24/1999  
First Reading 03/24/1999  
Second Reading 03/24/1999  
Second Reading Speech