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

Royal Assent given 30 September 2022.
Enacted as the Animal Welfare Amendment Act 2022 (2022/53)

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
Committee of the whole House 31 August 2022
Third reading 28 September 2022
Royal Assent 30 September 2022
Enacted as Animal Welfare Amendment Act 2022 (2022/53)
Divided No

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