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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2014 Week 10 Hansard (25 September) . .

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Schedules of amendments

Schedule 1

Major Events Bill 2014

Amendments moved by the Attorney-General

1

Clause 6 (2)

Page 4, line 8

omit clause 6 (2), substitute

(2) The Executive may only make a major event declaration in relation to an event if satisfied—

(a) that the event is a major event at an international, national, State or Territory level; and

(b) it is in the public interest to do so; and

(c) on reasonable grounds it is necessary and appropriate to do so.

2

Clause 7 (2)

Page 5, line 24—

omit

considers it reasonable in the circumstances

substitute

considers—

(a) the item could be—

(i) used to interfere with the event; or

(ii) a risk to public safety; and

(b) it reasonable in the circumstances.

3

Clause 8 (2)

Page 6, line 6—

omit

that the variation is reasonably necessary

substitute

on reasonable grounds that the variation is necessary and appropriate

4

Clause 8 (3) and note

Page 6, line 18—

omit clause 8 (3) and note, substitute

(3) A variation is a disallowable instrument.

Note A disallowable instrument must be notified, and presented to the Legislative Assembly, under the Legislation Act.

5

Clause 9 (2)

Page 7, line 10—


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