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Terrorism Insurance Act Review: 2006

Date:

Friday, 15 September 2006

Content ID:

1162

Abstract:

The Australian Government established a terrorism insurance scheme to minimise the wider economic impacts that flowed from the withdrawal of terrorism insurance in the wake of the terrorist attacks in the United States of America on 11 September 2001. Australia’s terrorism insurance scheme commenced on 1 July 2003. 

The Treasurer released a report on the Terrorism Insurance Act 2003 (the Act) in September 2006. The report meets the statutory requirement that a review is completed every three years. The report reviews the need for the Act to continue operating and recommends refinements to the scheme established under the Act. The Australian Government has agreed to all of the report’s recommendations.

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Terrorism Insurance Act Review: 2006   410.73kb

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Preliminaries and Executive Summary  6.05kb
Introduction  42.23kb
International approaches  20.25kb
Need for the Terrorism Insurance Act  41.74kb
Refining the scope of the scheme  31.04kb
Encouraging commercial involvement  30.75kb
Appendix  1.30kb

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