Assisted Reproductive Technology Act 2007 No 69

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
08 January 2019 08 January 2019 2018 No 68
22 December 2018 22 December 2018 2018 No 73
15 June 2018 15 June 2018 2018 No 28
07 July 2017 07 July 2017 2017 No 22
27 June 2017 27 June 2017 2017 No 25
06 January 2017 06 January 2017 2016 No 55
04 May 2016 04 May 2016 2016 No 11
06 April 2016 06 April 2016 2016 No 11
01 March 2011 01 March 2011 2010 No 102
07 January 2011 07 January 2011 2010 No 119
30 July 2010 30 July 2010 2010 No 52
19 May 2010 19 May 2010 2010 No 19
08 January 2010 08 January 2010 2009 No 106
07 December 2007 07 December 2007

Assisted Reproductive Technology Act 2007 No 69

Assented to 07.12.2007.

Date of commencement, sec 6 (1) excepted, 1.1.2010, sec 2 and 2009 (321) LW 10.7.2009.

Date of commencement of sec 6 (1), 1.3.2010, sec 2 and 2009 (321) LW 10.7.2009.

Health Legislation Amendment Act (No 3) 2018 No 73

Assented to 22.11.2018.

Date of commencement of Sch 1, 1 month after assent, sec 2 (2).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2018 No 68

Assented to 31.10.2018.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.1, 8.1.2019, sec 2 (1).

Miscellaneous Acts Amendment (Marriages) Act 2018 No 28

Assented to 15.06.2018.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2017 No 22

Assented to 01.06.2017.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, 7.7.2017, sec 2 (3).

Electronic Transactions Legislation Amendment (Government Transactions) Act 2017 No 25

Assented to 27.06.2017.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2016 No 55

Assented to 25.10.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 1.3, 6.1.2017, sec 2 (1).

Assisted Reproductive Technology Amendment Act 2016 No 11

Assented to 06.04.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 1 [1] [2] [6]–[8] [18] and [21], assent, sec 2 (2).

Date of commencement of Sch 1 [3]–[5] [9]–[17] [19] [20] [22]–[26], 28 days after assent, sec 2 (1).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2010 No 119

Assented to 29.11.2010.

Date of commencement of Sch 4, 7.1.2011, sec 2 (2).

Surrogacy Act 2010 No 102

Assented to 16.11.2010.

Date of commencement, 1.3.2011, sec 2 and 2011 (49) LW 11.2.2011.

Health Legislation Amendment Act 2010 No 52

Assented to 28.06.2010.

Date of commencement of Sch 3.1, 30.7.2010, sec 2 (1) and 2010 (385) LW 30.7.2010.

Relationships Register Act 2010 No 19

Assented to 19.05.2010.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, assent, sec 2 (2).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2009 No 106

Assented to 14.12.2009.

Date of commencement of Sch 4, 8.1.2010, sec 2 (2).

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Sec 4

Am 2010 No 19, Sch 3.6 [1] [2]; 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [1] [2]; 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [2] [3]; 2016 No 55, Sch 1.3; 2018 No 28, Sch 1.4; 2018 No 68, Sch 2.1 [1] [2]; 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [1]–[3].

Secs 4A, 4B

Ins 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [4].

Sec 12

Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [5] [6].

Sec 13

Subst 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [7].

Sec 14

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [3]. Rep 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [7].

Sec 15A

Ins 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [4].

Sec 16

Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [8].

Sec 17

Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [9]–[12].

Secs 17A, 17B

Ins 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [13].

Sec 24

Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [14].

Sec 25

Am 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [4]; 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [15].

Sec 26

Am 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [5]; 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [16].

Sec 27

Am 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [6]–[8].

Sec 30

Am 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [9]; 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [17]–[20].

Sec 31

Am 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [10] [11]; 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [21]–[26].

Part 3, heading

Subst 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [5].

Part 3, Div 1, heading

Subst 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [27].

Part 3, Div 1

Ins 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [6].

Sec 32A

Ins 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [6].

Sec 32B

Ins 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [6]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [28] [29].

Part 3, Div 2, heading

Ins 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [6].

Sec 32C (previously sec 34)

Renumbered 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [36].

Sec 33

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [7] [8]. Subst 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [12]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [30].

Sec 33A

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [12].

Sec 33B

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [12]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [31].

Sec 33C

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [12]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [32].

Sec 33D

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [12]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [33] [34].

Sec 33E

Ins 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [35].

Sec 34

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [9]. Renumbered as sec 32C, 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [36]. Ins 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [37].

Sec 35

Rep 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [10]. Ins 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [37].

Sec 36

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [11]; 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [32].

Sec 37

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [11]. Subst 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [13].

Sec 38

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [11]; 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [14].

Sec 39

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [11]. Subst 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [15]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [38].

Sec 40

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [12].

Sec 40A

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [16]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [25].

Sec 40B

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [16].

Sec 41

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [13].

Part 3, Div 3 (secs 41A–41M)

Ins 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [14].

Part 3A, Divs 1–3

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17].

Secs 41N–41Q

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17].

Sec 41R

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [25].

Sec 41S

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [38].

Sec 41T

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [25].

Secs 41U, 41V

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17].

Sec 41W

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17]. Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [39].

Sec 41X

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [17].

Part 4 (secs 42–45)

Rep 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [15].

Sec 54

Am 2009 No 106, Sch 4.1.

Sec 55A

Ins 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [16].

Sec 57

Am 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [17] [18].

Sec 61A

Ins 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [18].

Sec 62

Subst 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [40].

Sec 63

Am 2009 No 106, Sch 4.1; 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [19].

Sec 64

Subst 2017 No 22, Sch 3.1.

Sec 67

Am 2017 No 25, Sch 1.5.

Sec 69

Am 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [41].

Sec 73

Rep 2010 No 119, Sch 4.

Sec 74

Subst 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [20].

Sch 1

Am 2010 No 52, Sch 3.1 [1]–[3]; 2010 No 102, Sch 2.1 [19] [20]; 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [21]–[26]; 2018 No 73, Sch 1 [42].

Sch 2

Rep 2010 No 119, Sch 4.

The whole Act (except Sch 1)

Am 2016 No 11, Sch 1 [1] (“Director-General” and “Director-General’s” omitted wherever occurring, “Secretary” and “Secretary’s” inserted instead, respectively).

Assisted Reproductive Technology Bill 2007

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Government Bill
Consultation draft: 05 December 2003 PDF icon Consultation draft

Introduced LA: 07 November 2007 PDF icon Bill (and Explanatory note)

Passed LA: 14 November 2007
Introduced LC for concurrence: 14 November 2007
Passed by both Houses: 28 November 2007 PDF icon PBBH

Assent date: 07 December 2007 PDF icon 2007 No 69