Supplementary Order Paper No 456

No 456

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 3 March 2020

Arms Legislation Bill

Proposed amendments

David Seymour, in Committee, to move the following amendments:

Clause 2

In clause 2(5), delete paragraph (c) (page 12, lines 11 and 12).

Clause 6

In clause 6(1), delete the definition of registry (page 14, line 30).

Clause 7

In clause 7(4), new section 3(5), delete paragraphs (c) and (d) (page 18, line 40 to page 19, line 2).

Clause 16

In clause 16(2), new section 12(2A), delete “that have not been entered in the registry” (page 28, lines 10 and 11).

In clause 16(4), replace new section 12(5) (page 28, lines 18 to 23) with:

(5)

Despite subsection (1), a licensed dealer need not record particulars under that subsection if the particulars are declared by regulations made under section 74 to be exempt from the requirement in that subsection.

Clause 31

In clause 31, replace new section 22D(2) (page 41, lines 31 to 36) with:

(2)

Despite subsection (1), an ammunition seller need not record details under that subsection if the details are declared by regulations made under section 74 to be exempt from the requirement in that subsection.

In clause 31, new section 22D(6A), delete “that have not been included in the registry” (page 42, line 15).

Clause 53

In the heading to clause 53, replace Parts 6 and 7 (page 56, line 18) with Part 6.

In clause 53, delete new Part 7 (page 63, line 14 to page 66, line 31).

Clause 71

Delete clause 71 (page 77, line 33 to page 78, line 10).

Clause 79

In clause 79, new section 66A, replace subsection (1) (page 85, lines 18 to 22) with:

(1)

This section applies if a firearm, prohibited magazine, prohibited part, or restricted weapon is lost, stolen, or destroyed.

Clause 81

Delete clause 81 (page 88, lines 12 to 17).

Clause 82

In clause 82(5), delete new section 74(1)(ga) (page 89, lines 1 to 3).

In clause 82, delete subclause (9) (page 90, line 24 to page 91, line 13).

Clause 83

In clause 83, delete—

(a)

the cross-heading above new section 92 (page 100, line 32); and

(b)

new sections 92 to 94 (page 100, line 33 to page 102, line 9).

Schedule 1

In Schedule 1, new Part 2 of Schedule 1, delete clause 16 (page 108, line 36 to page 109, line 20).

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Arms Legislation Bill. It deletes the provisions that relate to the creation of a firearms registry.