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Horse Disease Response Levy (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2008


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Portfolio
Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Summary

Part of a package of three bills to establish a horse disease response levy, the bill amends the Australian Animal Health Council (Live-stock Industries) Funding Act 1996 to enable horse disease response levies to be appropriated to the Australian Animal Health Council to repay amounts paid by the Commonwealth due to an outbreak of an emergency horse disease. Any excess levies are to be used for research and development activities or the promotion or maintenance of horse health.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 21/02/08  
Second reading moved 21/02/08  
Second reading debate 01/09/08  
Second reading debate 02/09/08  
Second reading agreed to 03/09/08  
Third reading agreed to 03/09/08  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 03/09/08  
Second reading moved 03/09/08  
Second reading debate 04/02/09  
Second reading agreed to 04/02/09  
Committee of the Whole debate 04/02/09  
Third reading negatived 04/02/09  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes
  • Referred to Committee (04/09/2008): Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee
  • Committee report (13/11/2008)
  • Access information for House of Representatives and Senate committees