B4 - Legislative report

ESDD has carriage of a range of environmental and planning legislation. The Acts administered by the Directorate under the Administrative Arrangements, as at 30 June 2013, are listed below.

  • Architects Act 2004
  • Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Act 1988 (Cwlth), ss16, 19, 25 and 29 and part 10
  • Building Act 2004
  • Building and Construction Industry (Security of Payment) Act 2009
  • Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Act 2010
  • Clinical Waste Act 1990
  • Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment Act 1993
  • Common Boundaries Act 1981
  • Community Title Act 2001
  • Construction Occupations (Licensing) Act 2004
  • Districts Act 2002
  • Electricity Feed-in (Large-scale Renewable Energy Generation) Act 2011
  • Electricity Feed-in (Renewable Energy Premium) Act 2008
  • Electricity (National Scheme) Act 1997
  • Electricity Safety Act 1971
  • Enclosed Lands Protection Act 1943
  • Energy Efficiency (Cost of Living) Improvement Act 2012
  • Environment Protection Act 1997
  • Fisheries Act 2000
  • Gas Safety Act 2000
  • Hemp Fibre Industry Facilitation Act 2004
  • Heritage Act 2004
  • Lakes Act 1976
  • Lands Acquisition Act 1994
  • National Energy Retail Law (ACT) Act 2012
  • National Environment Protection Council Act 1994
  • National Gas (ACT) Act 2008
  • Nature Conservation Act 1980
  • Planning and Development Act 2007, except chapter 4
  • Plastic Shopping Bags Ban Act 2010
  • Public Place Names Act 1989
  • Public Roads Act 1902
  • Recovery of Lands Act 1929
  • Surveyors Act 2007
  • Unit Titles Act 2001, parts 2, 3 and 10, division 11.1 and part 12
  • Utilities Act 2000, except parts 3A, 11, 12 and 14 and sections 254 and 256 in relation to part 14
  • Utilities (Telecommunication Installations) Act 2001
  • Water and Sewerage Act 2000
  • Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Act 2005
  • Water Resources Act 2007

 

Amendments to the Acts administered by ESDD and passed by the Legislative Assembly between 1 July 2012 and 30 June 2013 are listed below:

Principal Act

Amended by

Building Act 2004

  • Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012
  • Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2013, effective from 22 May 2013

Districts Act 2002

  • Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2013, effective from 22 May 2013

Electricity (National Scheme) Act 1997

  • National Energy Retail Law (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012

Electricity Safety Act 1971

  • National Energy Retail Law (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012

Electricity Feed-in (Renewable Energy Premium) Act 2008

  • National Energy Retail Law (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012

Electricity (Greenhouse Gas Emissions) Act 2004

  • repealed by Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2013 from 22 May 2013

Energy Efficiency (Cost of Living) Improvement Act 2012

  • National Energy Retail Law (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012

Gas Safety Act 2000

  • National Energy Retail Law (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012

National Gas (ACT) Act 2008

  • National Energy Retail Law (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012

Planning and Development Act 2007

  • Planning and Building Legislation Amendment Act 2011 (No 2), effective from 13 December 2012
  • Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2013, effective from 22 May 2013
  • Planning and Development (Territory Plan Variations) Amendment Act 2013, effective from 14 June 2013

Public Place Names Act 1989

  • Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2013, effective from 22 May 2013

Unit Titles Act 2001

  • Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2013, effective from 22 May 2013

Utilities Act 2000

  • National Energy Retail Law (Consequential Amendments) Act 2012, effective from 1 July 2012

Water Resources Act 2007

  • Planning, Building and Environment Legislation Amendment Act 2013, effective from 22 May 2013

Multiple Acts

 

 

 

 

 

Minor amendments were also made to Acts administered by the Directorate by the following Acts developed by other Directorates:

  • Directors Liability Legislation Amendment Act 2013
  • Statute Law Amendment Act 2013.