Senate debates

Thursday, 15 October 2015


Food Standards Australia New Zealand; Order for the Production of Documents

12:24 pm

Photo of Rachel SiewertRachel Siewert (WA, Australian Greens) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That there be laid on the table by the Minister representing the Minister for Health (Senator Nash) by 22 October 2015, a copy of the following in relation to Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ):

(a) any advice FSANZ has received from the Attorney-General’s department, the Attorney-General’s office or the Solicitor-General relating to the right of FSANZ to give advice regarding the interpretation of the Food Standards Code;

(b) the terms of reference for the report it has commissioned from an ‘expert toxicologist’ on the safety of nano titanium dioxide and silica; and

(c) the contract for that report

Photo of Gavin MarshallGavin Marshall (Victoria, Deputy-President) Share this | | Hansard source

The question is that general business notice of motion No. 905 be agreed to.