Supplementary Order Paper No 68

No 68

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 13 October 2009

Immigration Bill


Proposed amendments to Immigration Bill and SOP No 32

Hon Dr Jonathan Coleman, in Committee, to move the following amendments:

Amendments to Immigration Bill

Clause 262(6)

Definition of fine: to add the following paragraph (after line 35 on page 286):

  • (d) any levy payable under the Sentencing Act 2002

Schedule 3

Item relating to the District Courts Act 1947: to omit this item (lines 15 and 16 on page 493).

Amendments to SOP No 32

Clause 2

Item relating to subclause (3): to omit this item (on page 1) and substitute the following item:

Subclause (3): to omit Section 1, this section, and section 430 (line 20 on page 24) and substitute Sections 431, 432, and 434.

New Part 13

To add the following new clause (on page 87):

434 Interpretation
  • The definition of fine in section 141AD is amended by adding the following paragraph:

    • (d) any levy payable under the Sentencing Act 2002.


Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Immigration Bill and Supplementary Order Paper No 32 (which amends the Immigration Bill). The amendment relating to the District Courts Act 1947 (which altered the maximum number of District Court Judges from 140 to 141) will be addressed in a separate Ministry of Justice bill amending that Act.

All the other amendments are consequential to matters contained in the Sentencing (Offender Levy) Amendment Bill.