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Live Animal Export Prohibition (Ending Cruelty) Bill 2020


Type
Private
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
WILKIE, Andrew, MP

Summary

Amends the Australian Meat and Livestock Industry Act 1997 and Export Control Act 1982 to: permanently ban from 1 July 2023 the export of live animals for slaughter; and establish interim requirements to ensure that animals are treated humanely after being exported.

Progress of bill

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

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 07/12/20  
Second reading moved 07/12/20  
Removed from the Notice Paper in accordance with (SO 42) 24/08/21  
     

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