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Narcotic Drugs Legislation Amendment Bill 2016

2016

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Narcotic Drugs Legislation Amendment Bill 2016

 

No.      , 2016

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments relating to sensitive law enforcement information      3

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                            3

Schedule 2—Other amendments                                                                                  11

Part 1—Amendments relating to timing of notification of certain matters            11

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                          11

Part 2—Amendments relating to guidelines and standards                     13

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                          13

Part 3—Amendments relating to the supply of seeds                                 18

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                          18

Part 4—Miscellaneous amendments                                                                     19

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                          19

Part 5—Amendments relating to therapeutic goods                                    22

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    22

Schedule 3—Amendments relating to licence charges                                    23

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                          23

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Narcotic Drugs Legislation Amendment Act 2016 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Narcotic Drugs Amendment Act 2016 ; and

(b) the start of the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 2

At the same time as the provisions covered by table item 2.

 

4.  Schedule 3

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of section 1 of the Narcotic Drugs (Licence Charges) Act 2016 ; and

(b) the start of the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.