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Genetic Privacy and Non-discrimination Bill 1998 [2008]


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
STOTT DESPOJA, Natasha

Summary

Provides for the: protection of genetic privacy; collection, storage, analysis and disclosure of DNA samples; rights and responsibilities of persons with respect to genetic information; and unlawfulness of genetic discrimination.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/03/98  
Second reading moved 11/03/98  
     
Restored to Notice Paper 23/11/98  
     
Senate
Second reading debate 05/10/00  
     
Restored to Notice Paper 14/05/02  
Restored to Notice Paper 17/11/04  
     
Senate
Lapsed at end of Parliament 12/02/08  
     
Restored to Notice Paper 14/02/08  
     
Senate
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

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
  • Referred to Committee (25/03/1998): Senate Legal and Constitutional Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (10/08/1998): Interim report
  • Referred to Committee (23/11/1998): Senate Legal and Constitutional Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (31/03/1999)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees