Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Amendment Bill 2012

Type
Government
Portfolio
Health and Ageing
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the: Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989 to: increase the tier structure for annual registration charges from three to four; decrease the threshold above which registration charges will be paid from $500 000 to $100 000; introduce an application fee for businesses seeking authorisation to import or export industrial chemicals under the prior informed consent procedure; remove a redundant fee for certain applications relating to the listing of chemicals on the Australian Inventory of Chemical Substances; and make technical amendments; and Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994 to make technical amendments.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 12 Sep 2012
Second reading moved 12 Sep 2012
Referred to Federation Chamber 18 Sep 2012
Second reading debate 18 Sep 2012
Second reading agreed to 18 Sep 2012
Reported from Federation Chamber 18 Sep 2012
Third reading agreed to 18 Sep 2012
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19 Sep 2012
Second reading moved 19 Sep 2012
Second reading debate 11 Oct 2012
Second reading agreed to 11 Oct 2012
Third reading agreed to 11 Oct 2012
Text of bill as passed both Houses 11 Oct 2012
Assent
  • Act no.: 147
  • Year: 2012
06 Nov 2012

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Proposed amendments

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Text of bill

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  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
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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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Schedules of amendments

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