ARPANS legislation

official document

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) - Legislative framework

Acts of Parliament

The following acts of Parliament were proclaimed on 5th February 1999 and are now in operation:

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act No. 133, 1998

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Licence Charges) Act No. 134, 1998

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Consequential Amendments) Act No. 135, 1998

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999 (No. 37)

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (LICENCE CHARGES) Regulations 2000

NOTE: This legislation is available from the COMLAW (Commonwealth of Australia Law) website. (Search hint: A text search using "Radiation" as the search word will produce most legislation relevant to ARPANSA)

History of Bills

The Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (ARPANS) Bill 1998 was passed by the House of Representatives in May 1998, however Parliament was prorogued for the Federal Election before the Bill could be considered by the Senate. The following Bill's were reintroduced into Parliament and were passed by both Houses of Parliament on Thursday 10th December 1998.

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Bill 1998

PDF iconAustralian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Bill 1998

PDF iconAustralian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Bill 1998 - Explanatory Memorandum

House of Representatives

Extract from Parliamentary Debates

PDF iconExtract from House of Representatives Main Committee, Official Hansard - 11 November 1998
PDF iconExtract from House of Representatives, Official Hansard - 10 December 1998

Extract from Main Committee

PDF iconExtract from House of Representatives Main Committee, Official Hansard - 11 November 1998

Senate

Extract from Parliamentary Debates

PDF iconSenate extract - 23 Nov 1998
PDF iconSenate extract - 24 Nov 1998
PDF iconSenate extract - 2 Dec 1998
PDF iconSenate extract - 8 Dec 1998
PDF iconSenate extract - 9 Dec 1998
PDF iconExtract from House of Representatives, Official Hansard - 10 December 1998

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Licence Charges) Bill

PDF iconAustralian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Licence Charges) Bill 1998
PDF iconExplanatory memorandum - ARPANS Licence Charges Bill 1998

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Consequential Amendments) Bill 1998

PDF iconAustralian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Consequential Amendments) Bill 1998

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999 (No. 37)

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 1999

(Download from http://www.comlaw.gov.au/)

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (LICENCE CHARGES) Regulations 2000

(Download from http://www.comlaw.gov.au/)

NOTE: This legislation is available from the COMLAW (Commonwealth of Australia Law) website. (Search hint: A text search using "Radiation" as the search word will produce most legislation relevant to ARPANSA)