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Dangerous Goods Safety Bill 2002

Bill No. 168
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to replace the outdated Explosives and Dangerous Goods Act 1961. It amalgamates the provisions of the Explosives and Dangerous Goods Act 1961 and the Dangerous Goods (Transport) Act 1998 to create a single consolidated Dangerous Goods Safety Act. The Bill primarily relates to the safe storage, handling and transport of dangerous goods for related purposes.
Status Assented to
Royal Assent given 10 Jun 2004 as Act No. 7 of 2004. This Act comes into operation on a day fixed by Proclamation (see Assent and Commencement information for Acts)
Current Bill
Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 12/04/2002  
First Reading 12/04/2002  
Second Reading 12/04/2002  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 06/17/2003  
Consideration in Detail 06/17/2003  
Amendments adopted 06/17/2003  
Third Reading 06/18/2003  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 06/24/2003  
Second Reading 06/24/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 05/11/2004  
Committee of the whole 05/11/2004  
Amendments adopted 05/11/2004  
Third Reading 05/11/2004  

Messages Between Houses DateNote No.
Legislative Council sent to the Legislative Assembly  05/11/2004  

Other Procedures DateNote No.Related Links
Amendments agreed to by Legislative Assembly  06/01/2004