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Product Stewardship Amendment (Packaging and Plastics) Bill 2019


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
WHISH-WILSON, Sen Peter

Summary

Amend the Product Stewardship Act 2011 to: establish a mandatory product stewardship scheme for manufacturers, importers and distributors of consumer packaging and certain single-use plastics; and prescribe targets, prohibitions, design and labelling requirements, and financial contributions in relation to packaging and products identified under the scheme.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 11/09/19  
Second reading moved 11/09/19  
     

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