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Imported Food Control Amendment (Bovine Meat) Bill 2010


Type
Private
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
OAKESHOTT, Rob, MP

Summary

Amends the Imported Food Control Act 1992 to: require the packaging of any imported bovine product to display the country of origin and the last recorded date of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (mad cow disease) in that country; and provide that a food control certificate cannot be issued for an imported bovine meat product unless the country of origin has cattle identification and tracing systems for bovine meat products exported to Australia.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 15/03/10  
Lapsed at dissolution 19/07/10  
     

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