Export Legislation Amendment (Live-stock) Bill 2018

Type
Government
Portfolio
Agriculture and Water Resources
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Parliament no
45

Track (What's this?)

Permalink

Summary

Amends the: Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997 and Export Control Act 1982 to increase criminal penalties and introduce new criminal offences and civil penalties for individuals and companies in relation to live-stock export standards and requirements and conduct that poses a risk to trade.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 24 May 2018
Second reading moved 24 May 2018
Second reading debate 30 May 2018

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Word Format PDF Format HTML Format

Explanatory memoranda

Word Format PDF Format HTML Format

Proposed amendments

House of representatives

Word Format PDF Format HTML Format

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

Bills digest

PDF Format HTML Format

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 changes to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either the 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.