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Gene Technology Bill 2001

Bill No. 39
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to establish the Western Australian component of a national scheme that regulates activities involving gene technology, and genetically modified organisms, by applying precisely the same system as applies under the Commonwealth Act in those situations where the Commonwealth Act is constitutionally unable to reach.
Status Bill Lapsed
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/07/2001  
First Reading 08/07/2001  
Second Reading 08/07/2001  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/08/2001  
Consideration in Detail 11/14/2001  
Amendments adopted 06/20/2002  
Third Reading 06/25/2002  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 06/26/2002  
Second Reading 08/15/2003  
Second Reading Speech   

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Referred to Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs  06/26/2002  
Reinstated to the stage reached in the previous Session  08/14/2002  
Referred to Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs  08/14/2002 1/2 
Legislative Council First Reading - Committee Report Tabled  08/12/2003  
Bill Lapsed  01/23/2005 3 

1. SO 230A applies until 11 July 2003.
2. Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs Report No. 8 published on 11/07/2003 under SO 338 and tabled in the House on 12/08/2003.
3. 36th Parliament prorogued and Legislative Assembly dissolved 23 January 2005.