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Industrial Chemicals (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2017

2016-2017

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Industrial Chemicals (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2017

 

No.      , 2017

 

(Health)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Industrial Chemicals Act 2017 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Repeals and amendments of Acts                                                    3

Part 1—Repeals of Acts                                                                                               3

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                           3

Industrial Chemicals (Registration Charge—Customs) Act 1997                      3

Industrial Chemicals (Registration Charge—Excise) Act 1997                          3

Industrial Chemicals (Registration Charge—General) Act 1997                       3

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                       4

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1994                                                 4

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                             4

Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997                                                         4

Schedule 2—Application, savings and transitional provisions                    5

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                         5

Part 2—Application and savings provisions                                                       6

Part 3—Persons appointed under old law                                                           8

Part 4—Registration                                                                                                       9

Part 5—Assessment certificates etc.                                                                     11

Division 1—Assessment certificates                                                                        11

Division 2—Commercial evaluation permits                                                        12

Division 3—Low volume permits                                                                            14

Division 4—Controlled use permits                                                                         16

Division 5—Introductions under section 21 of old law                                       18

Part 6—Protection of confidential information                                              20

Part 7—Inventory                                                                                                          23

Division 1—Industrial chemicals included in old Inventory                               23

Division 2—Pending applications                                                                            24

Division 3—Confidential listings                                                                              25

Part 8—Miscellaneous                                                                                                 29

 

 



A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Industrial Chemicals Act 2017 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Industrial Chemicals (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2017 .

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.  Schedules 1 and 2

The later of:

(a) the start of the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 3 of the Industrial Chemicals Act 2017 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

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.