Title Food Standards Amendment (Fish Labelling) Bill 2015
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title A Bill for an Act to provide for the accurate labelling of the country of origin for fish, and for related purposes
Date 26-03-2015 12:20 PM
Source Senate
Parl No. 44
Bill Number 57/15
Bill Type Private
Reps Bill Code O
Status Not Proceeding
System Id legislation/bills/s1004_first-senate/0000


Food Standards Amendment (Fish Labelling) Bill 2015
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" xml:lang="EN-AU"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session">2013‑2014‑2015</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">The Parliament of the</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">Commonwealth of Australia</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="House">THE SENATE</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"><a name="_GoBack"/> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Reading">Presented and read a first time</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="ShortT">Food Standards Amendment (Fish Labelling) Bill<a name="BK_S1P1L18C16" id="BK_S1P1L18C16"/> 2015</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2015</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Portfolio">(Senators Xenophon, Lazarus, Lambie, Whish-Wilson, Wang and Madigan)</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="LongT">A Bill for an Act to provide for the accurate labelling of the country of origin for fish, and for related purposes</p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmSchNo"> </span><span class="CharAmSchText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmPartNo"> </span><span class="CharAmPartText"> </span></p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection2"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:18.0pt">Contents</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5"><a name="BKCheck15B_1" id="BKCheck15B_1"/>1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2</p> <p class="MsoToc5">4............ Purpose of Act.................................................................................... 2</p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 1—Amendment of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">      </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">3</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                              </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">3</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection3"> <p class="Page1">A Bill for an Act to provide for the accurate labelling of the country of origin for fish, and for related purposes</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-top:12.0pt;line-height:normal"> <span style="font-size:16.0pt">The Parliament of Australia enacts:</span></p> <opc-section depth="0" ref="a024e1d1ded940d78cb3b1dddd4bf321" title="1  Short title"><a name="a024e1d1ded940d78cb3b1dddd4bf321"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc415038412"><span class="CharSectno">1</span>  Short title</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    This Act may be cited as the <i>Food Standards Amendment (Fish Labelling)</i> <i>Act 2015</i>.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="265df6d5f23e4e54b792824fe189941e" title="2  Commencement"><a name="265df6d5f23e4e54b792824fe189941e"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc415038413"><span class="CharSectno">2</span>  Commencement</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    This Act commences on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent<a name="BK_S3P1L24C7" id="BK_S3P1L24C7"/>.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="5de70840e63b456db24527eda2f92fd0" title="3  Schedules"><a name="5de70840e63b456db24527eda2f92fd0"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc415038414"><span class="CharSectno">3</span>  Schedules</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    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.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="5524f18fd28f4b5194c8331cb15d1df0" title="4  Purpose of Act"><a name="5524f18fd28f4b5194c8331cb15d1df0"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc415038415"><span class="CharSectno">4</span>  Purpose of Act</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    The purpose of this Act is to ensure that consumers have clear, accurate information about the country of origin of fish that is offered for immediate consumption.</p> </opc-section><?DMS-Include seriesId="9ae04978-0c6c-43d7-8988-4fd02c4bff8d"?></div> </body> </div></div></body></html>