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These Rules will implement Australia’s obligations under Articles 4(1) and 4(5) of the Minamata Convention on Mercury, once that Convention comes into force for Australia and will have the effect of prohibiting the import, export or manufacture of the mercury-added products listed in Part 1 of Annex A to the Minamata Convention, where the import, export or manufacture is for industrial purposes and prohibiting the incorporation of the mercury-added products listed in Part 1 of Annex A to the Minamata Convention into other products, where the incorporation is for industrial purposes or agricultural or veterinary purposes.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s11 item 01
Registered 05 Oct 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR18-Oct-2021
Tabled Senate18-Oct-2021
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Authoritative version Recycling and Waste Reduction Act 2020
C2020A00119No. 119, 2020