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Australia New Zealand Food Authority Amendment Bill 2001


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Health and Aged Care

Summary

Amends the Australia New Zealand Food Authority Act 1991 to implement a new food regulatory system as agreed to by the Council of Australian Governments, including the establishment of a new authority, Food Standards Australia New Zealand, and a new Ministerial Council. Also makes a technical correction to the Australia New Zealand Food Authority Amendment Act (No. 2) 1997 and consequential amendments to 5 other Acts.

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 08/02/01  
Second reading moved 08/02/01  
Second reading agreed to 04/04/01  
Committee of the Whole debate 22/05/01 Amendment details: 15 Opposition agreed to
Committee of the Whole debate 23/05/01 Amendment details: 21 Opposition and 6 Australian Democrats (as amended by 6 Opposition) agreed to
Third reading agreed to 23/05/01  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 24/05/01  
Second reading moved 24/05/01  
Second reading agreed to 28/06/01  
Consideration in detail debate 28/06/01 Amendment details: 29 Government agreed to
Third reading agreed to 28/06/01  
     
Senate
Consideration of House of Reps message 28/06/01
(after midnight)
Details: Senate agreed to House amendments
     
Assent 10/07/01 Act no.: 81 - Year: 2001
     

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Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)