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Cancer Australia Bill 2006


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health and Ageing

Summary

Establishes Cancer Australia as a new statutory agency in relation to coordination of cancer control, cancer treatment and management, cancer research and implementation of cancer policies and priorities. Also provides for the terms of appointment and roles of the Chief Executive Officer, support staff and the Cancer Australia Advisory Council.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 16/02/06  
Second reading moved 16/02/06  
Second reading agreed to 29/03/06  
Third reading agreed to 29/03/06  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 30/03/06  
Second reading moved 30/03/06  
Second reading agreed to 30/03/06  
Third reading agreed to 30/03/06  
     
Assent 03/05/06 Act no.: 35 of 2006
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Democrats [sheet 4863]
ALLISON, Lyn

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  • Australian Democrats [sheet 4843 revised]
ALLISON, Lyn

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes