Supplementary Order Paper No 449

No 449

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Arms Legislation Bill

Proposed amendment

Brett Hudson, in Committee, to move the following amendment:

Clause 8

In clause 8, after subclause (2) (page 19, after line 20), insert:

(2A)

In section 4A(1), after paragraph (f), insert:

(fa)

a person who is the owner of rural zoned land, or their employee, and who requires a prohibited item for the purpose of controlling wild animals or animal pests on that land:

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends clause 8 of the Arms Legislation Bill to allow an exemption for owners of farms to apply to import, sell, supply, possess, or use prohibited items to control pests on their land.