Supplementary Order Paper No 270

New clause 37A

After clause 37 (after line 4 on page 28), insert:

37A Amendment relating to Legislation Act 2012
  • (1) This section takes effect on 5 August 2013.

    (2) Schedule 3 (as added by section 37 of the Medicines Amendment Act 2011) is amended by omitting clauses 6 and 7 and substituting the following clause:

    6 Application of Legislation Act 2012 to material incorporated by reference
    • (1) Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 does not apply to material incorporated by reference in regulations in reliance on section 105E or to an amendment to, or replacement of, that material.

      (2) Subpart 1 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2012 applies to regulations that incorporate material by reference in reliance on section 105E.

      (3) However, nothing in section 41 of the Legislation Act 2012 requires material that is incorporated by reference in regulations in reliance on section 105E to be presented to the House of Representatives.