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Biosecurity and Agriculture Management (Repeal and Consequential Provisions) Bill 2006

Bill No.117

SynopsisThe Bill provides for the repeal of the 17 Acts within the Agriculture Portfolio that are to be replaced by the proposed Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act, and for savings and transitional arrangements required because of repeals. The Acts that are replaced are:

Aerial Spraying Control Act 1966
Agricultural Produce (Chemical Residues) Act 1983
Agricultural Products Acts 1929
Agricultural Protection Board Act 1950
Agricultural and Related Resources Protection Act 1976
Argentine Ant Act 1968
Artificial Breeding Stock Act 1965
Beekeepers Act 1963
Cattle Industry Compensation Act 1965
Fertilizers Act 1977
Plant Diseases Act 1914
Plant Pest and Disease (Eradication Funds) Act 1974
Seeds Act 1981
Stock (Identification and Movement) Act 1970
Stock Diseases (Regulations) Act 1968
Veterinary Chemical Control and Animal feeding Stuffs Act 1976

StatusAssented to 10/12/2007
Royal Assent given 12 Oct 2007 as Act No. 24 of 2007. This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation (see Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

Current Bill


Previous Bills


Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/31/2006  
First Reading 08/31/2006  
Second Reading 08/31/2006  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 09/26/2006  
Third Reading 11/01/2006  

Legislative Council DateNote No.
Introduced 11/02/2006  
First Reading 11/02/2006  
Second Reading 11/02/2006  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/08/2007  
Committee of the whole 05/08/2007  
Amendments adopted 08/30/2007  
Third Reading 09/04/2007  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  09/04/2007  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Referred to Standing Committee on Legislation  12/07/2006  
Legislative Council Second Reading - Committee Report Tabled  04/03/2007 1 
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  09/19/2007  

1. Standing Committee on Legislation Report No. 7 tabled 3 April 2007 (TP No. 2588)