Immigration Amendment Act 2013

11 Section 307 amended (Purpose of Part)
  • In section 307, insert as subsection (2):

    • (2) The purposes of the warrant of commitment regime for members of a mass arrival group under this Part are—

      • (a) to provide a practicable and administratively workable time period within which arrival processing of the mass arrival group can be completed; and

      • (b) to provide a practicable and administratively workable time period within which any threat or risk to security or to the public arising from, or that may arise from, the members of the mass arrival group, whether collectively or individually, may be properly assessed; and

      • (c) to avoid disrupting the efficient functioning of the Department, the courts, or any prison or premises identified in a relevant warrant of commitment.