Introduced on Aug 3. The bill attempts to streamline the approvals system, most notably it enabled the EPA to make better use of information from international regulators. Completed first reading on Aug 10 supported by all parties and sent to the environment committee. Reported back on March 14 with minor changes. Second reading completed on May 17 with all parties in support. Committee stage completed on Sept 28. Third reading complete on Oct 26 with all parties in favour.
Hazardous Substances and New Organisms (Hazardous Substances Assessments) Amendment Bill