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Plastic Bag Levy (Assessment and Collection) Bill 2002 [2008]


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
BROWN, Sen Bob

Summary

Provides for the assessment and collection of a 25 cent levy on the use of plastic bags at retail points of sale. Also includes reporting requirements and a regulation making power.

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 21/10/02  
Second reading moved 21/10/02  
Restored to Notice Paper 14/05/08  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (05/03/2003): Senate Environment, Communications, Information Technology and the Arts Committee
  • Committee report (26/11/2003)
  • Committee report (01/03/2004): Corrigendum to report