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Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2009 Measures No. 3) Bill 2010


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Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2009 Measures No. 3) Bill 2009



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

Summary

Amends the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 to: introduce a framework to regulate biological therapeutic goods; provide immunity from civil actions, suit or proceedings for certain individuals performing duties under the Act; enable the recall of goods without suspending or cancelling the goods listing on the Therapeutic Goods Register; enable information to be sought from past sponsors and manufacturers of medicines and therapeutic devices; provide that unpaid annual charges remain payable if a therapeutic good is suspended from the Register; and make minor technical amendments.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 25/11/09  
Second reading moved 25/11/09  
Second reading debate 17/03/10  
Second reading agreed to 17/03/10  
Third reading agreed to 17/03/10  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 18/03/10  
Second reading moved 18/03/10  
Second reading debate 13/05/10  
Second reading agreed to 13/05/10  
Third reading agreed to 13/05/10  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 13/05/10  
Assent 31/05/10 Act no.: 54 - Year: 2010
     

Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Correction to explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

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Notes