National Animal Identification and Tracing Amendment Bill (No 2)

  • enacted

Schedule 1 New Schedule 1AA inserted

s 22

Schedule 1AA Transitional, savings, and related provisions

s 3A

Part 1 Provisions relating to National Animal Identification and Tracing Amendment Act (No 2) 2019

1 Defined terms

In this Part,—

commencement date means the date on which the National Animal Identification and Tracing Amendment Act (No 2) 2019 comes into force

transition period means the period starting on the commencement date and ending 12 months after the commencement date.

2 NAIT devices purchased before commencement date

A PICA who purchased animal identification devices before the commencement date may, despite section 30(2) and (3), use those devices on NAIT animals under the PICA’s charge at any location during the transition period.

3 Delayed application of section 31A and clause 18 of Schedule 2 to transport operators and drovers

Section 31A and clause 18 of Schedule 2 do not apply to transport operators and drovers until the date that is 6 months after the commencement date.