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Christmas Island Fluoridation Direction 2019

Authoritative Version
Directions/Other as made
This instrument revokes the Direction under section 9(1)(b) - Fluoridation of Public Water Supply Direction and provides the legal authority for the ongoing fluoridation of the water supply on Christmas Island for public health purposes.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s11 item 03
Registered 02 Apr 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Apr-2019
Tabled Senate02-Jul-2019

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Christmas Island Fluoridation Direction 2019

 

I, SUSSAN PENELOPE LEY, Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories, acting in accordance with section 8G of the Christmas Island Act 1958 and paragraph 9(1)(b) of the Fluoridation of Public Water Supplies Act 1966 (WA)(CI):

 

(a)    Revoke the Direction under section 9(1)(b) - Fluoridation of Public Water Supply Direction; and

(b)   Direct the Administrator to give effect to the recommendation of the Fluoridation of Public Water Supplies Advisory Committee of Western Australia that 0.7 mg/l of fluoride be added to the water supply of the Territory.

This Direction commences on the day after this Direction is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

 

 

 

 

Dated              28                    March 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUSSAN LEY

Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories