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Poppy Industry Bill 2016

Type: Government
Status: Assented on Tue 30 Aug 2016 - Act No 37 of 2016 (GG No. 70, 02/09/2016, p. 2366)
Bill Remarks: LA: Introduction LA, Date Ordered Printed LA and First Reading LA occured on 24/08/2016 'am'.
Origin: Legislative Council
Member with Carriage: Blair, Niall (Roberts, Anthony)
Act number: 37/2016
Long Title: An Act to facilitate and regulate the cultivation of alkaloid poppies and the receipt and supply of material derived from alkaloid poppies for use in manufacturing or producing therapeutic goods and in scientific research, analysis, education and training; to amend the Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 and the Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Act 1966; and for other purposes.
Legislative Council
Initially introduced in the Legislative Council
Introduced by: Blair, Niall
Notice of Motion: Tue 9 Aug 2016
Introduced: Thu 11 Aug 2016
First Reading: Thu 11 Aug 2016
2R Speech: Thu 11 Aug 2016
Second Reading: Tue 23 Aug 2016
Third Reading: Tue 23 Aug 2016
Date Passed LC: Tue 23 Aug 2016
Sent to LA for Concurrence: Tue 23 Aug 2016
Legislative Assembly
Member with Carriage: Roberts, Anthony
Introduced: Wed 24 Aug 2016
First Reading: Wed 24 Aug 2016
2R Speech: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Second Reading: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Third Reading: Wed 24 Aug 2016
Date Passed w'out amdt: Wed 24 Aug 2016
  • LC Sent to Governor: Thu 25 Aug 2016
  • Passed Parliament: Wed 24 Aug 2016
  • Assented: Tue 30 Aug 2016
Documents and Transcripts
Text of Bill:
Passed by both Houses.pdf Passed by both Houses.pdf
Previous Version(s):
First Print.pdf First Print.pdf
Explanatory Notes:
XN Poppy Industry.pdf XN Poppy Industry.pdf

Transcript of speeches:
2R Speech LA 2R Poppy.pdf 2R Poppy.pdf
2R Speech LC 2R Poppy Industry.pdf 2R Poppy Industry.pdf

Amendments for Consideration:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
No amendments.

Amendments Agreed To:
Legislative Assembly
No amendments.
Legislative Council
No amendments.

Bill digest
See Legislation Review Digest No.12 of 2016 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.