Food Amendment Bill 2010

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Consideration in Detail

Consideration of the Legislative Council amendment.
Schedule of amendment referred to in the Legislative Council's message of 23 November 2010
      Page 6, schedule 1 [3]. Insert after line 26:
          106R Review of Division and regulations under the Division
            (1) The Minister is to review this Division and any regulations made under this Division to determine whether:
                (a) the policy objectives of this Division and those regulations remain valid, and

                (b) the terms of this Division and those regulations remain appropriate for securing those objectives, and

                (c) the terms of this Division or those regulations, or both, should be amended so that the nutritional information to be displayed includes information relating to fat and salt.

            (2) The review is to be undertaken as soon as possible after 1 February 2012.

            (3) A report on the outcome of the review is to be tabled in each House of Parliament within 12 months after that date.
Motion by Mr John Aquilina, on behalf of Mr Steve Whan, agreed to:
      That the House agree with the Legislative Council amendment.
Legislative Council amendment agreed to.

Message sent to the Legislative Council advising it of the resolution.

The DEPUTY-SPEAKER: Government business having concluded, the House will now consider the matter of public importance.