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Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Amendment Bill 2012


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

Summary

Amends the: Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989 to: increase the tier structure for annual registration charges from three to four; decrease the threshold above which registration charges will be paid from $500 000 to $100 000; introduce an application fee for businesses seeking authorisation to import or export industrial chemicals under the prior informed consent procedure; remove a redundant fee for certain applications relating to the listing of chemicals on the Australian Inventory of Chemical Substances; and make technical amendments; and Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994 to make technical amendments.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 12/09/12  
Second reading moved 12/09/12  
Referred to Federation Chamber 18/09/12  
Second reading debate 18/09/12  
Second reading agreed to 18/09/12  
Reported from Federation Chamber 18/09/12  
Third reading agreed to 18/09/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19/09/12  
Second reading moved 19/09/12  
Second reading debate 11/10/12  
Second reading agreed to 11/10/12  
Third reading agreed to 11/10/12  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 11/10/12  
Assent 06/11/12 Act no.: 147 - Year: 2012
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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

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Notes