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Recycling and Waste Reduction (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2020

2019-2020

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Recycling and Waste Reduction (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2020

 

No.      , 2020

 

(Environment)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Recycling and Waste Reduction Act 2020 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                             4

Product Stewardship Act 2011                                                                                  4

Schedule 2—Application, saving and transitional provisions relating to product stewardship 5

Part 1—Introduction                                                                                                      5

Part 2—Accredited voluntary arrangements                                                      6

Part 3—Co-regulatory arrangements                                                                      7

Part 4—Minister’s priority list                                                                                 11

Part 5—Compliance and enforcement                                                                 12

Part 6—Administration                                                                                               14

Schedule 3—Transitional rules                                                                                     15

Schedule 4—Contingent consequential amendments                                      16

Recycling and Waste Reduction Act 2020                                                             16

 



A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Recycling and Waste Reduction Act 2020 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Recycling and Waste Reduction (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2020 .

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 to 3

At the same time as Chapter 3 of the Recycling and Waste Reduction Act 2020 commences.

However, the provisions do not commence at all if that Chapter does not commence.

 

3.  Schedule 4

The later of:

(a) the commencement of Chapter 4 of the Recycling and Waste Reduction Act 2020 ; and

(b) the commencement of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2020 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all unless both of the events mentioned in paragraphs (a) and (b) 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.