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A Bill for an Act to repeal Ministerial responsibility for approval of RU486, and for related purposes
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Registered 16 Dec 2005
Introduced Senate 08 Dec 2005
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2004-2005

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (Repeal of Ministerial responsibility for approval of RU486) Bill 2005

 

No.      , 2005

 

(Senators Nash, Troeth, Allison and Moore)

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to repeal Ministerial responsibility for approval of RU486, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 1

3............ Purpose............................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedule(s).......................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                     1

 


A Bill for an Act to repeal Ministerial responsibility for approval of RU486, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

This Act may be cited as the Therapeutic Goods Amendment (Repeal of Ministerial responsibility for approval of RU486) Act 2005.

2  Commencement

This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

3  Purpose

                   The purpose of this Act is to remove the responsibility for approval of RU486 from the Minister and to provide responsibility for approval of RU486 to the Therapeutic Goods Administration.

4  Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.


 

Schedule 1Amendment of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

1  Subsection 3(1) (definition of restricted goods)

Repeal the definition.

2  Section 6AA

Repeal the section.

3  Section 6AB

Repeal the section.

4  Section 23AA

Repeal the section.

5  Subsection 57(9)

Repeal the subsection.