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Dairy Industry Legislation Amendment Bill 2002

Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Originating house
House of Representatives
Parliament no

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Amends the: Dairy Produce Act 1986 to incorporate planning, facilitation and participation in the reform or privatisation of the Australian Dairy Corporation (ADC) and the Dairy Research and Development Corporation as an additional function of the ADC; and Dairy Produce Act 1986 and Farm Household Support Act 1992 to enable holders of Dairy Structural Adjustment Program scheme and Supplementary Dairy Assistance scheme entitlements to access a farm exit payment under the Farm Help Re-establishment Grant scheme.


House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 28 Aug 2002
Second reading moved 28 Aug 2002
Second reading agreed to 19 Sep 2002
Third reading agreed to 19 Sep 2002
Introduced and read a first time 23 Sep 2002
Second reading moved 23 Sep 2002
Second reading agreed to 26 Sep 2002
Third reading agreed to 26 Sep 2002
  • Act no.: 84
  • Year: 2002
10 Oct 2002

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Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of 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

  • 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

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Schedules of amendments

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