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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

Associated regulations

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Regulations 2018

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Licence Charges) Regulations 2018

NOTE: This legislation is available from the Federal Register of Legislation 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

House of Representatives

Extract from Parliamentary Debates


Extract from Main Committee

Senate

Extract from Parliamentary Debates






Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety (Licence Charges) Bill


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

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