Animal Welfare Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill amends the Animal Welfare Act 1999 to ban the export of livestock by sea.

Current status

Passed second reading 11 May 2022, awaiting committee of the whole House

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill

All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 67-1
Introduced 21 September 2021
First reading 19 October 2021
Select Committee Primary Production Committee
Public submissions due 2 December 2021
Select Committee report back 14 April 2022
Second reading 11 May 2022
Divided No

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