Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 15 for 2010

Selection of Bills Committee - Report No. 15 for 2010

MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

Senator Anne McEwen (Government Whip, Chair)
Senator Stephen Parry (Opposition Whip)
Senator John Williams (The Nationals Whip)
Senator Rachel Siewert (The Australian Greens Whip)
Senator Steve Fielding (The Family First Party Whip)
Senator Judith Adams
Senator Carol Brown
Senator Mitch Fifield
Senator the Hon. Joe Ludwig

Secretary: Maureen Weeks
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SELECTION OF BILLS COMMITTEE

REPORT NO. 15 OF 2010

  1. The committee met in private session on Thursday, 25 November 2010 at 6.37 pm.

  2. The committee resolved to recommend—That—

    1. the Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling—Genetically Modified Material) Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 16 June 2011 (see appendix 1 for a statement of reasons for referral); and

    2. the Patent Amendment (Human Genes and Biological Materials) Bill 2010 be referred immediately to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 16 June 2011 (see appendix 2 for a statement of reasons for referral).

  3. The committee resolved to recommend—That the following bills not be referred to committees:

The committee recommends accordingly.

  1. The committee deferred consideration of the following bills to its next meeting:

(Anne McEwen)
Chair
26 November 2010

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