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Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2020 Measures No. 2) Bill 2020

2019-2020-2021

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2020 Measures No. 2) Bill 2021

 

No.      , 2021

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Substitution of prescription medicine by pharmacists        3

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                      3

Schedule 2—Unique device identification system                                                6

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                      6

Schedule 3—Protection from criminal responsibility                                        9

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                      9

Schedule 4—International agreements                                                                    10

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    10

Schedule 5—Restricted information                                                                          27

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    27

Schedule 6—Variation of permissible ingredients determination           29

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    29

Schedule 7—Delegation                                                                                                     31

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    31

Schedule 8—Retention of material on withdrawal of application          32

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    32

Schedule 9—Consents to importations or supplies of therapeutic goods 33

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    33

Schedule 10—Other amendments                                                                               35

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    35

 

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2020 Measures No. 2) Act 2021 .

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 4

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedules 5 and 6

The day after the end of the period of 2 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedules 7 to 10

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

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.