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Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment Bill 2013

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2010-2011-2012-2013

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment Bill 2012

 

 

(1)     Clause 2, page 2 (table item 2), omit the table item, substitute:

2.  Schedules 1 to 6

1 July 2014.

1 July 2014

[commencement]

(2)     Clause 4, page 2 (line 23), omit “1 July 2018”, substitute “1 July 2019”.

[tabling of review report]

(3)     Page 2 (after line 23), after clause 4, insert:

5   Review of prescribed matters

             (1)  The Minister must cause a review to be conducted of matters relating to the powers and functions of the APVMA that are prescribed by the regulations.

             (2)  The person conducting the review must give the Minister a report of the review in accordance with the regulations.

             (3)  This section, and any regulations made for the purposes of this section, cease to have effect 5 years after the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

6   Regulations for section 5

             (1)  The Governor-General may make regulations prescribing matters:

                     (a)  required or permitted by section 5 to be prescribed; or

                     (b)  necessary or convenient to be prescribed for carrying out or giving effect to section 5.

             (2)  Without limiting subsection (1), regulations may deal with any or all of the following:

                     (a)  the terms of reference for the review;

                     (b)  when the review is to be conducted;

                     (c)  how the review is to be conducted;

                     (d)  the publication of the report of the review.

             (3)  This section ceases to have effect 5 years after the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

[review of prescribed matters]

(4)     Schedule 1, item 4, page 4 (line 27), omit “, the trade criteria and the efficacy criteria”, substitute “and the trade criteria”.

[definitions]

(5)     Schedule 1, page 5 (after line 33), after item 10, insert:

10A  Subsection 3(1) of the Code set out in the Schedule

Insert:

instructions approved by the APVMA includes authorisations and requirements (however described) set out in a permit.

[definitions]

(6)     Schedule 1, page 55 (after line 17), after item 78, insert:

78A  Subparagraph 78(1)(c)(vi) of the Code set out in the Schedule

Omit “or listed registration”.

[supplied chemical products]

(7)     Schedule 1, items 172 and 173, page 74 (lines 11 to 17), omit the items, substitute:

172  Subsection 159(3)

Repeal the subsection.

[dealing with applications]

(8)     Schedule 4, page 273 (after line 8), after item 45, insert:

45A  Paragraph 60(1)(b)

Omit “paragraph 59(2)(c)”, substitute “subsection 59(2)”.

[data protection]