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representatives vote 2006-06-19#4

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:20:59

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Description

  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2006-06-19.117.1 motion] to read the bill for a second time.(Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through before becoming law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here]. ) This means that the majority agreed with the main idea of the bill and that the members can now discuss it in more detail.
  • ''Background to the bill''
  • The bill was introduced to amend the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/aatsia2005359/ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005]'' and the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/alrta1976444/ Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976]'' to:(Read more about the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976 here]. )
  • * increase access to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Australians Aboriginal] land for development, especially exploration and mining;
  • * facilitate the leasing of Aboriginal land and the mortgaging of leases;
  • * provide for a tenure system for townships on Aboriginal land that will allow individuals to have property rights;
  • * devolve decision-making powers to regional Aboriginal communities;
  • * clarify provisions for the establishment of new [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_council Land Councils];
  • * increase accountability of Land Councils and incorporated bodies which receive payments for the use of Aboriginal land and provide for funding on the basis of workloads; and
  • * dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.(Read more about the bill [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578 here]. More information is available in the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158 bills digest].)
  • According to the bill's [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr2578_ems_eb89066e-019c-4063-8303-ce8a9708f387%22 explanatory memorandum], this bill implements reforms drawn from three reviews of the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' conducted over the last nine years.
  • References
  • The majority voted in favour of a [motion](http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2006-06-19.117.1) to read the bill for a second time.(Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through before becoming law [here](http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html). ) This means that the majority agreed with the main idea of the bill and that the members can now discuss it in more detail.
  • _Background to the bill_
  • The bill was introduced to amend the _ [Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005](http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/aatsia2005359/)_ and the _ [Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976](http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/alrta1976444/)_ to:(Read more about the _Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976_ [here](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976). )
  • - increase access to [Aboriginal](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Australians) land for development, especially exploration and mining;
  • - facilitate the leasing of Aboriginal land and the mortgaging of leases;
  • - provide for a tenure system for townships on Aboriginal land that will allow individuals to have property rights;
  • - devolve decision-making powers to regional Aboriginal communities;
  • - clarify provisions for the establishment of new [Land Councils](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_council);
  • - increase accountability of Land Councils and incorporated bodies which receive payments for the use of Aboriginal land and provide for funding on the basis of workloads; and
  • - dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.(Read more about the bill [here](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578). More information is available in the [bills digest](http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158).)
  • According to the bill's [explanatory memorandum](http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr2578_ems_eb89066e-019c-4063-8303-ce8a9708f387%22), this bill implements reforms drawn from three reviews of the _Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976_ conducted over the last nine years.
  • References
representatives vote 2006-06-19#4

Edited by system

on 2014-10-07 16:16:52

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Description

  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2006-06-19.117.1 motion] to read the bill for a second time.[1] This means that the majority agreed with the main idea of the bill and that the members can now discuss it in more detail.
  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2006-06-19.117.1 motion] to read the bill for a second time.(Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through before becoming law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here]. ) This means that the majority agreed with the main idea of the bill and that the members can now discuss it in more detail.
  • ''Background to the bill''
  • The bill was introduced to amend the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/aatsia2005359/ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005]'' and the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/alrta1976444/ Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976]'' to:[2]
  • The bill was introduced to amend the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/aatsia2005359/ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005]'' and the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/alrta1976444/ Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976]'' to:(Read more about the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976 here]. )
  • * increase access to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Australians Aboriginal] land for development, especially exploration and mining;
  • * facilitate the leasing of Aboriginal land and the mortgaging of leases;
  • * provide for a tenure system for townships on Aboriginal land that will allow individuals to have property rights;
  • * devolve decision-making powers to regional Aboriginal communities;
  • * clarify provisions for the establishment of new [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_council Land Councils];
  • * increase accountability of Land Councils and incorporated bodies which receive payments for the use of Aboriginal land and provide for funding on the basis of workloads; and
  • * dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.[3]
  • * dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.(Read more about the bill [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578 here]. More information is available in the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158 bills digest].)
  • According to the bill's [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr2578_ems_eb89066e-019c-4063-8303-ce8a9708f387%22 explanatory memorandum], this bill implements reforms drawn from three reviews of the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' conducted over the last nine years.
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through before becoming law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here].
  • * [2] Read more about the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976 here].
  • * [3] Read more about the bill [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578 here]. More information is available in the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158 bills digest].
representatives vote 2006-06-19#4

Edited by mackay

on 2014-05-21 14:43:10

Title

Description

  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2006-06-19.117.1 motion] to read the bill for a second time.[1] This means that the majority agreed with the main idea of the bill and that the members can now discuss it in more detail.
  • ''Background to the bill''
  • The bill was introduced to amend the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/aatsia2005359/ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005]'' and the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/alrta1976444/ Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976]'' to:[2]
  • * increase access to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Australians Aboriginal] land for development, especially exploration and mining;
  • * facilitate the leasing of Aboriginal land and the mortgaging of leases;
  • * provide for a tenure system for townships on Aboriginal land that will allow individuals to have property rights;
  • * devolve decision-making powers to regional Aboriginal communities;
  • * clarify provisions for the establishment of new [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_council Land Councils];
  • * increase accountability of Land Councils and incorporated bodies which receive payments for the use of Aboriginal land and provide for funding on the basis of workloads; and
  • * dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.[3]
  • According to the bill's [http://parlinfo.aph.gov.au/parlInfo/search/display/display.w3p;query=Id%3A%22legislation%2Fems%2Fr2578_ems_eb89066e-019c-4063-8303-ce8a9708f387%22 explanatory memorandum], this bill implements reforms drawn from three reviews of the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' conducted over the last nine years.
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through before becoming law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here].
  • * [2] Read more about the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976 here].
  • * [3] Read more about the bill [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578 here]. More information is available in the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158 bills digest].
representatives vote 2006-06-19#4

Edited by mackay

on 2014-05-17 17:45:37

Title

Description

  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2006-06-19.117.1 motion] to read the bill for a second time.[1] This means that the majority agreed with the main idea of the bill and that the members can now discuss it in more detail.
  • ''Background to the bill''
  • The bill was introduced to amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005 and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976 Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976] to:
  • The bill was introduced to amend the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/aatsia2005359/ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005]'' and the ''[http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/alrta1976444/ Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976]'' to:[2]
  • * increase access to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Australians Aboriginal] land for development, especially exploration and mining;
  • * facilitate the leasing of Aboriginal land and the mortgaging of leases;
  • * provide for a tenure system for townships on Aboriginal land that will allow individuals to have property rights;
  • * devolve decision-making powers to regional Aboriginal communities;
  • * clarify provisions for the establishment of new [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_council Land Councils];
  • * increase accountability of Land Councils and incorporated bodies which receive payments for the use of Aboriginal land and provide for funding on the basis of workloads; and
  • * dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.[2]
  • * dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.[3]
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through before becoming law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here].
  • * [2] Read more about the bill [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578 here]. More information is available in the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158 bills digest].
  • * [2] Read more about the ''Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976'' [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976 here].
  • * [3] Read more about the bill [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578 here]. More information is available in the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158 bills digest].
representatives vote 2006-06-19#4

Edited by mackay

on 2014-05-17 17:42:03

Title

  • Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 2006 Second Reading
  • Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 2006 - Second Reading - Read a second time

Description

  • <p pwmotiontext="moved">That the bill be now read a second time.
  • </p>
  • The majority voted in favour of a [http://www.openaustralia.org/debate/?id=2006-06-19.117.1 motion] to read the bill for a second time.[1] This means that the majority agreed with the main idea of the bill and that the members can now discuss it in more detail.
  • ''Background to the bill''
  • The bill was introduced to amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005 and the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aboriginal_Land_Rights_%28Northern_Territory%29_Act_1976 Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976] to:
  • * increase access to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Australians Aboriginal] land for development, especially exploration and mining;
  • * facilitate the leasing of Aboriginal land and the mortgaging of leases;
  • * provide for a tenure system for townships on Aboriginal land that will allow individuals to have property rights;
  • * devolve decision-making powers to regional Aboriginal communities;
  • * clarify provisions for the establishment of new [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_council Land Councils];
  • * increase accountability of Land Councils and incorporated bodies which receive payments for the use of Aboriginal land and provide for funding on the basis of workloads; and
  • * dispose of land claims which cannot be heard or finalised or which are clearly inappropriate to grant.[2]
  • References
  • * [1] Read more about the stages that a bill must pass through before becoming law [http://www.peo.gov.au/learning/fact-sheets/making-a-law.html here].
  • * [2] Read more about the bill [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r2578 here]. More information is available in the [http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/bd/bd0506/06bd158 bills digest].