Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment (Export Control and Quarantine) Bill 2006

Type
Government
Portfolio
Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the: Export Control Act 1982 to: insert a definition for “fish”; extend the definitions of “preparation” and “premises”; create four new offences in relation to the preparation of goods for export; extend the services for which fees may be charged to services provided by the Secretary or the Secretary’s delegate; and clarify the use of certain terms; and Quarantine Act 1908 to provide a legal basis for the recovery of fees for quarantine services provided by the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service to other Commonwealth bodies.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 15 Jun 2006
Second reading moved 15 Jun 2006
Second reading agreed to 10 Aug 2006
Third reading agreed to 10 Aug 2006
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 14 Aug 2006
Second reading moved 14 Aug 2006
Second reading agreed to 17 Aug 2006
Third reading agreed to 17 Aug 2006
Assent
  • Act no.: 94
  • Year: 2006
05 Sep 2006

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Explanatory memoranda

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

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