Supplementary Order Paper No 423

No 423

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Terrorism Suppression (Control Orders) Bill

Proposed amendment

Paulo Garcia, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 24

After clause 24(5) (page 14, after line 9), insert:

(5A)

The Registrar of the High Court must notify the Commissioner about the expiry of any final control order at least 2 months before the date that the final control order expires.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Terrorism Suppression (Control Orders) Bill by inserting a new provision requiring the Commissioner to be notified 2 months in advance of a control order expiring, to ensure a new application can be lodged on time if the order is to be renewed.