Prohibition of Human Cloning for Reproduction and the Regulation of Human Embryo Research Amendment Bill 2006

Type
Private
Sposor(s)
PATTERSON, Kay
COLBECK, Sen Richard
BARTLETT, Andrew
STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha
WEBBER, Ruth
NETTLE, Kerry
FERGUSON, Martin, MP
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Parliament no
41
Summary
Based on recommendations by the Lockhart Review Committee, the bill amends the
Prohibition of Human Cloning Act 2002
and
Research Involving Human Embryos Act 2002
to: retain existing prohibitions on certain human reproductive cloning and other assisted reproductive technology activities; and permit certain human embryo research, under licence. Also amends the short title of the
Prohibition of Human Cloning Act 2002
; and amends the Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958.

Track (What's this?)

Permalink

Progress

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19 Oct 2006
Second reading moved 19 Oct 2006
Second reading debate 06 Nov 2006
Second reading agreed to 07 Nov 2006
Committee of the Whole debate
  • Amendment details: 16 Stott Despoja-Webber, 2 Bartlett and 1 Colbeck agreed to
07 Nov 2006
Third reading agreed to 07 Nov 2006
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 27 Nov 2006
Second reading moved 06 Dec 2006
Second reading agreed to 06 Dec 2006
Third reading agreed to 06 Dec 2006
Assent
  • Act no.: 172
  • Year: 2006
12 Dec 2006

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Word Format PDF Format HTML Format
Word Format PDF Format HTML Format

Explanatory memoranda

Word Format PDF Format HTML Format
Word Format PDF Format HTML Format

Proposed amendments

House of representatives

Word Format PDF Format HTML Format

Senate

Word Format PDF Format HTML Format
Word Format PDF Format HTML Format
Word Format PDF Format HTML Format
Word Format PDF Format HTML Format

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

Bills digest

PDF Format HTML Format

Notes

Back to top

Helpful information

Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • 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.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • 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.

Proposed amendments

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changed to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either theĀ Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.

Back to top

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Add | Email Print
Back to top