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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Prohibition of Live Imports of Primates for Research) Bill 2015


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
RHIANNON, Sen Lee

Summary

Amends the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to prohibit the import of live primates for research purposes.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17/09/15  
Second reading moved 17/09/15  
Lapsed at prorogation 17/04/16  
Restored to Notice Paper 19/04/16  
Lapsed at dissolution 09/05/16  
Restored to Notice Paper 31/08/16  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (15/10/2015): Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee; Committee report (15/03/2016)
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