Report

Food Standards Australia New Zealand Amendment (Forum on Food Regulation and Other Measures Bill 2015 [Provisions]

30 November 2015

© Commonwealth of Australia 2015
ISBN 978-1-76010-326-2

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MEMBERSHIP OF THE COMMITTEE (PDF 25KB)
ABBREVIATIONS (PDF 8KB)
LIST OF RECOMMENDATIONS (PDF 24KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 54KB)

Referral
Conduct of the inquiry
Background
Key provisions and purpose of Bill
Consideration of the Bill by other committees
Acknowledgement

Chapter 2 - Key issues (PDF 78KB)

Composition of the FSANZ Board
Regulation of genetically modified organisms
Public notification requirements
Regulation Impact Statements
Nutrition, Health and Related Claims Standard
Legislating changes to the Ministerial Council's name
Committee view

Australian Labor Party Senators' Dissenting Report (PDF 25KB)
Australian Greens Senators' Dissenting Report (PDF 44KB)

The FSANZ Board
Notifying the Gene Technology Regulator and definitions of GM product and GMO in the FSANZ Act
Regulation Impact Statements
Recommendations

APPENDIX 1 - Submissions received by the Committee (PDF 7KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3515
Fax: +61 2 6277 5829
community.affairs.sen@aph.gov.au