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Prohibition of Human Cloning for Reproduction and the Regulation of Human Embryo Research Amendment Bill 2006
2004 2005 2006

2004-2005-2006

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prohibition of Human Cloning for Reproduction and the Regulation of Human Embryo Research Amendment Bill 2006

 

 

No.      , 2006

 

(Senator Patterson)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Prohibition of Human Cloning Act 2002 and the Research Involving Human Embryos Act 2002 based on the Lockhart Review recommendations, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Prohibition of Human Cloning Act 2002                                    3

Schedule 2—Research Involving Human Embryos Act 2002                    14

Schedule 3—Saving provision                                                                                       27

Schedule 4—Amendment of regulations                                                                 28

Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958                                                 28

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Prohibition of Human Cloning Act 2002 and the Research Involving Human Embryos Act 2002 based on the Lockhart Review recommendations, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Prohibition of Human Cloning for Reproduction and the Regulation of Human Embryo Research Amendment Act 2006 .

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

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

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

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1, 2, 3 and 4

On the day after the end of the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

             (1)  Each Act, and each set of regulations, 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.

             (2)  The amendment of any regulation under subsection (1) does not prevent the regulation, as so amended, from being amended or repealed by the Governor-General.