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Export Control Amendment (Banning Cotton Exports to Ensure Water Security) Bill 2019


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
PATRICK, Sen Rex

Summary

Amends the Export Control Act 1982 to prohibit the export of cotton grown in Australia three years from the day the provisions of the bill commence.

Progress of bill

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

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/02/19  
Second reading moved 13/02/19  
     

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
  • Referred to Committee (14/02/2019): Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee; Report due 12/08/2019