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Inquiry into the Tobacco Products Control Amendment Bill 2008


Inquiry status:Past
Date commenced:04 Dec 2008
Deadline for submissions:30 Jan 2009
Date Ended:12 Mar 2009
Committee:Education and Health Committee (2008 - 2013)
House:Legislative Assembly
Media Statements: 01/15/2009
01/15/2009
Important Information:
Terms of Reference:The terms of reference for the Inquiry are -
(1) To consider the adequacy of the proposed actions in the bill to protect children and adults from the harmful consequences of passive smoking.

(2) To consider the adequacy of the proposed actions in the bill to protect children and adults from tobacco promotion.

The Committee will report to the House by 19 March 2009.

Submission Number Submitting person/organisation
Public Health Assocation received on 2 Feb 2009
Masters Growers Australia received on 28 Jan 2009
City of Cockburn received on 16 Feb 2009
BP Australia received on 2 Feb 2009
City of Joondalup received on 2 Feb 2009
Harvard School of Public Health received on 23 Jan 2009
Non-Smokers Movement of Australia received on 30 Jan 2009
S Glantz received on 4 Feb 2009
C Walkley received on 30 Jan 2009
Phillip Morris Limited received on 13 Jan 2009
Public Health Advocacy Institute of Western Australia received on 6 Feb 2009
John Hyde, MLA received on 16 Feb 2009
D Licastro received on 30 Jan 2009
Australian National Council on Drugs received on 4 Feb 2009
Action on Smoking and Health Australia received on 30 Jan 2009
Cancer Council Victoria received on 6 Feb 2009
D Peiris received on 13 Jan 2009
The University of Western Australia received on 27 Jan 2009
Imperial Tobacco Australia received on 30 Jan 2009
Action on Smoking and Health Australia received on 2 Feb 2009
City of Fremantle received on 6 Feb 2009
UWA School of Population Health received on 6 Feb 2009
Heart Foundation received on 5 Feb 2009
Minister for Health received on 23 Feb 2009
Office of Road Safety received on 2 Feb 2009
D Llewellyn MP received on 6 Feb 2009
Peregrine Corporation received on 28 Jan 2009
The Western Australian Health Promotion Foundation (Healthway) received on 4 Feb 2009
Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control received on 2 Feb 2009
Prof. S Chapman received on 5 Feb 2009
Liquor Stores Assocation of WA Inc. received on 5 Feb 2009
School of Paediatrics and Child Health received on 28 Jan 2009
Department of Health received on 10 Feb 2009
Queensland Government received on 5 Feb 2009
Unions WA received on 16 Feb 2009
National Association of Retail Grocers of Australia Pty Ltd received on 30 Jan 2009
HBF received on 5 Feb 2009
Smarter than Smoking Project received on 5 Feb 2009
RAC WA received on 6 Feb 2009
Australian Council on Smoking and Health received on 3 Feb 2009
Independent Retailers Organisation received on 6 Feb 2009
Prof. R Moodie received on 5 Feb 2009
Cancer Council WA received on 6 Feb 2009
AMA WA received on 30 Jan 2009
AACS received on 23 Jan 2009
Swedish Match received on 30 Jan 2009
Coles received on 2 Feb 2009
National Heart Foundation of Australia received on 30 Jan 2009
Asthma Foundation of Western Australia Inc received on 9 Feb 2009
Woolworths Limited received on 13 Feb 2009
K Ribbink received on 30 Jan 2009
British American Tobacco Australia received on 30 Jan 2009
WA Police received on 4 Feb 2009
Commissioner for Children and Young People received on 30 Jan 2009
Telethon Institute of Child Health Research received on 30 Jan 2009
J Repace received on 29 Jan 2009
Australian Hotels Assocation received on 9 Feb 2009
Tobacco Station Group received on 30 Jan 2009
WALGA received on 10 Feb 2009
Freechoice received on 2 Feb 2009
Related Documents/Response to Questions on Notice:
Unless a venue is specified, hearings are held at the Legislative Assembly Committee Rooms, Level 1/11 Harvest Tce, West Perth
DateTimeVenueOrganisationWitnessBroadcastTranscript
10 Feb 200910:15 AMWA PoliceDr Karl O'Callaghan - Police Comissioner
10 Feb 200911:30 AMDepartment of HealthDr Tarun Weeramanthri - Executive Director Public Health; Mr Dishan Weerasooriya - Manager Tobacco Control Branch
10 Feb 200901:30 PMWorksafeMs Nina Lynhe - Commissioner
10 Feb 200902:45 PMTelethon Institute for Child Health Research Professor Peter Sly
10 Feb 200904:00 PMCurtin University Dr Owen Curtis
11 Feb 200909:00 AMAMADr Gary Geelhoed- WA President
11 Feb 200910:15 AMAustralian Council on Smoking and Health Professor Steve Stick; Professor Bill Musk; Mr Stephen Hall- Executive Director
11 Feb 200911:00 AMAustralian Council on Smoking and Health Professor Mike Daube; Professor Peter Le Souef; Dr Kingsley Faulkner
11 Feb 200911:45 AMHeart FoundationMr Maurice Swanson- CEO
11 Feb 200901:45 PMASH AustraliaMs Anne Jones- CEO
11 Feb 200902:45 PMCancer Council of WA; Asthma Foundation of WAMs Denise Sullivan- Director of Tobacco Control; Make Smoking History Manager- Ms Susan Stewart; Mr John Gummer CEO
11 Feb 200904:00 PMWA Local Government AssociationMr Bill Mitchell- President
16 Feb 200909:00 AMAustralian Hotels Association (WA)Mr Bradley Woods- CEO
16 Feb 200910:15 AMOffice of Road Safety; RACWAMr Iain Cameron- Executive Officer;Mr Matthew Brown- Executive Manager of Member Advocacy
16 Feb 200911:30 AMCity of Fremantle; City of JoondalupMr Matt Piggott- Coordinator of Environmental Health and Building Services; Mr Garry Hunt- Chief Executive Officer, Ms Glenda Blake- A/Manager Strategic and Organisational Development, and Mrs Sheree Edmondson - Senior Policy Research Officer
16 Feb 200901:30 PMUnions WAMr Dave Robinson Secretary
16 Feb 200902:45 PMIGA OwnerMr Greg Brindle
16 Feb 200903:45 PMAboriginal Health CouncilMr Darryl Kickett- CEO
11 Feb 200901:30 PMASH AustraliaMs Anne Jones - CEO
16 Feb 200904:30 PMWoolworths LtdMs Nathalie Samia- Group Manager, Government Relations
Videos:
Related Transcripts of Evidence:
Evidence by.. Professor Alan Moodie (Chair, National Preventative Health Taskforce; Public Health Physician, Nossal Institute for Global Health) on 4 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Dr Karl O'Callaghan (Commissioner of Police, Western Australia Police) on 10 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Dr Owen Carter (Senior Research Fellow, Curtin University) on 10 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Professor Peter Sly (Paediatrician, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research) on 10 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Ms Nina Lyhne (WorkSafe Commissioner, Department of Commerce) on 10 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Ms Anne Jones (Chief Executive Officer, ASH Australia Pty Ltd) on 11 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Professor Mike Daube (University Professor, Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA, Curtin University), Professor Kingsley Faulkner (Surgeon; Director of Clinical Teaching (Private Health Sector), University of Notre Dame Australia; Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA), Professor Peter Le Souef (Professor of Paediatrics, University of WA), Ms Laura Bond (Researcher, Curtin University of Technology) on 11 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Councillor William Mitchell (President, Western Australian Local Government Association) on 11 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Mr Stephen Hall (Executive Director, Australian Council on Smoking and Health), Professor Arthur Musk (Respiratory Physician, Australian Council on Smoking and Health), Professor Stephen Stick (Physician/Paediatrician, Australian Council on Smoking and Health) on 11 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Mrs Kristina Croxford (Education and Training Manager, Asthma Foundation of WA), Mr John Gummer (Chief Executive Officer, Asthma Foundation of WA), Ms Denise Sullivan (Director, Tobacco Programs, Cancer Council WA), Ms Susan Stewart (Manager, Tobacco Programs, Make Smoking History Campaign, Cancer Council WA) on 11 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Mr Maurice Swanson (Chief Executive, National Heart Foundation, WA Division) on 11 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Mr Matthew Brown (Head of Member Advocacy, RAC (WA)), Mr Iain Cameron (Executive Director, Office of Road Safety) on 16 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Ms Josephine Maxted (Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Officer, Aboriginal Health Council of WA), Ms Christine Ivan (Project Officer, Aboriginal Health Council of WA) on 16 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Mr Peter Tagliaferri (Mayor, City of Fremantle), Mr Matthew Piggott (Coordinator, Environmental Health and Building Services, City of Fremantle), Mr Nicholas Jones (Manager, Environmental Health, City of Cockburn), Mr Garry Hunt (Chief Executive Officer, City of Joondalup) on 16 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Ms Nathalie Samia (Group Manager, Government Relations, Woolworths Ltd), Mr Greg Brindle (Supermarket Operator, IGA Canning Bridge) on 16 Feb 2009
Evidence by.. Mr Bradley Woods (CEO, Australian Hotels Association (WA)), Mr Paul Brockschlager (Manager, Corporate and Parliamentary Affairs, Australian Hotels Association (WA) on 16 Feb 2009
Related Reports:
Report No Title Date tabled Related documents
1 Inquiry into the Tobacco Products Control Amendment Bill 200812 Mar 2009More...