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Product Stewardship Bill 2011


Type
Government
Originating house
Senate
Status
Act
Portfolio
Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities

Summary

Establishes a national framework to manage the environmental, health and safety impacts of manufactured goods and materials across the lifecycle of a product, including the impacts associated with the disposal of a product.

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 23/03/11  
Second reading moved 23/03/11  
Second reading debate 15/06/11  
Second reading agreed to 15/06/11  
Committee of the Whole debate 15/06/11 Amendment details: 15 Government, 1 Opposition and 3 Australian Greens agreed to
Third reading agreed to 15/06/11  
     
House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 20/06/11  
Referred to Main Committee 20/06/11  
Second reading moved 22/06/11  
Second reading debate 22/06/11  
Second reading agreed to 22/06/11  
Reported from Main Committee 22/06/11  
Third reading agreed to 22/06/11  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 22/06/11  
Assent 25/07/11 Act no.: 76 of 2011
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • Third reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 7078]
LUDLAM, Sen Scott

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  • Government [sheet AF202]

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  • Opposition [sheet 7081]
BIRMINGHAM, Sen Simon

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Schedules of amendments

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Notes
  • Referred to Committee (25/03/2011): Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee
  • Committee report (09/05/2011)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees
  • An electronic version of this Act is available in ComLaw ( www.comlaw.gov.au )