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Export Control Legislation Amendment (Certification of Narcotic Exports) Bill 2020


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Assent
Portfolio
Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Summary

Amends the Export Control Act 1982 and Export Control Act 2020 to allow for the export of certain narcotic goods, such as medicinal cannabis and low-tetrahydrocannibinol hemp products.

Progress of bill

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House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 13/05/20  
Second reading moved 13/05/20  
Second reading debate 13/05/20  
Second reading debate 10/06/20  
Second reading agreed to 10/06/20  
Third reading agreed to 10/06/20  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 10/06/20  
Second reading moved 10/06/20  
Second reading debate 17/06/20  
Second reading agreed to 17/06/20  
Third reading agreed to 17/06/20  
     
Finally passed both Houses 17/06/20  
Assent 22/06/20 Act no: 73 - Year: 2020
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)