Review of 2011 Gene Technology ACT (2000) - Public Submission

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Page last updated: 15 April 2013

The Department of Health and Ageing engaged The Allen Consulting Group to undertake an independent review of the Gene Technology Act 2000. The review commenced in June 2011 and concluded in September 2011 with the presentation of the Report to the Department. The review investigated emerging trends and international developments in biotechnology and its regulation, the efficiency and effectiveness of the operation of the Act consistently across the national scheme for gene technology regulation in Australia and the interface between the Act and other regulations. A total of 48 public submissions were received. The Report made 16 recommendations and will be considered by the Australian Government.

Submission 1 - I F Turnbull
Submission 2 - Anne Goddard
Submission 3 - Royal Perth Hospital
Submission 4 - Confidential
Submission 5 - Agrifood Awareness Australia Ltd
Submission 6 - Consumers for GM Free Food
Submission 7 - Guy Izzett
Submission 8 - Grain Growers Organisations
Submission 9 - Individual
Submission 10 - RSD Biosaftey Deakin University
Submission 11 - Graham Wearne
Submission 12 - Individual
Submission 13 - NASAA WA
Submission 14 - Anne Goddard
Submission 15 - Dr Monica Leggett
Submission 16 - Mary Gardner
Submission 17 - National Farmers Federation
Submission 18 - Government of WA - GTIDC & IBC
Submission 19 - QMIR
Submission 20 - Producers Forum
Submission 21 - Wambyn Organic Olive Farm
Submission 22 - AusBiotech
Submission 23 - University of Newcastle
Submission 24 - CropLife Australia
Submission 25 - Agforce
Submission 26 - OGTR
Submission 27 - Peter Olson
Submission 28 - Institutional Biosafety Committee
Submission 29 - Monsanto
Submission 30 - Dairy Industry
Submission 31 - Nuseed
Submission 32 - Phil Aitken
Submission 33 - Western Australia Farmers Federation
Submission 34 - Organic and Biodynamic Meats WA
Submission 35 - Pioneer Hi-Bred Australia
Submission 36 - Western Graingrowers - WA
Submission 37 - Australian Seed Federation
Submission 38 - Bayer CropScience
Submission 39 - Minister of Primary Industries and Water
Submission 40 - Individual
Submission 41 - Beatrice Ludwig
Submission 42 - The Safe Food Institute
Submission 43 - Individual
Submission 44 - Individual
Submission 45 - Grains Research & Developoment Group
Submission 46 - Gene Ethics for GM-Free Australia Alliance
Submission 47 - DIISR
Submission 48 - Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry