Supplementary Order Paper No 219

No 219

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Wednesday, 30 July 2008

Waste Minimisation Bill

Proposed amendment to definition of waste

Nicky Wagner, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 5

To omit from the definition of waste: paragraph (a) (lines 3 to 7 on page 13) and substitute the following paragraph:

  • (a) means anything that has been disposed of or discarded.

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends the Waste Minimisation Bill. The proposed amendment narrows the definition of waste by excluding recovered resources for reuse, recycling, or further treatment.