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Low Aromatic Fuel Bill 2012

Type
Private
Sponsor(s)
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Parliament no
43

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Summary

Mitigates the negative impacts of petrol sniffing in areas designated as low aromatic fuel areas and fuel control areas by: prohibiting the supply of regular unleaded petrol; promoting and monitoring the supply of low aromatic fuel; and controlling the supply and storage of other fuels.

Progress

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 01 Mar 2012
Second reading moved 01 Mar 2012
Second reading debate 22 Nov 2012
Second reading debate 27 Nov 2012
Second reading agreed to 27 Nov 2012
Committee of the Whole debate
  • Amendment details: 25 Government and 2 Australian Greens agreed to
27 Nov 2012
Third reading agreed to 27 Nov 2012
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 28 Nov 2012
Second reading moved 06 Feb 2013
Second reading debate 06 Feb 2013
Second reading agreed to 06 Feb 2013
Third reading agreed to 06 Feb 2013
Text of bill as passed both Houses 06 Feb 2013
Assent
  • Act no.: 1
  • Year: 2013
14 Feb 2013

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

Proposed amendments

Senate

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

Bills digest

Notes

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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

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Schedules of amendments

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