Genetically Modified Crops Free Areas Bill 2003

Bill No.189

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to allow the State Government to designate areas of the State, or the whole of the State, as areas where specified genetically modified (GM) food crops may not be grown. This will be done by Ministerial order.

StatusAssented to 12/24/2003
This Act came into operation on Royal Assent - Royal Assent given 24 Dec 2003 as Act No. 79 of 2003

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 05/07/2003  
First Reading 05/07/2003  
Second Reading 05/07/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/17/2003  
Consideration in Detail 06/17/2003  
Third Reading 06/19/2003  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 06/24/2003  
Second Reading 06/24/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 12/05/2003  
Committee of the whole 12/09/2003  
Amendments adopted 12/10/2003  
Third Reading 12/11/2003  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  12/16/2003  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  12/16/2003