Medicinal Cannabis Permit Reform
The Therapeutic Goods Administration invites comment on the structure, design and administrative processes for medicinal cannabis related permits. Submissions close Friday 18 December 2020.
Consistency of Food Regulatory Approaches
The Department of Health invites comment on areas of inconsistency in food regulation and the impact this has on business and regulatory outcomes. Submissions close Friday 18 December 2020.
Productivity Commission Report on National Transport Regulatory Reform
The Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications invites comment on the Productivity Commission’s final report on National Transport Regulatory Reform and the recommendations that have been made within the report. Submissions close Friday 18 December 2020.
Superannuation Data and Payment Standards (Release Authorities, and SMSF Rollovers) Amendment 2020
The Australian Taxation Office invites comment on the Superannuation Data and Payment Standards (Release Authorities, and SMSF Rollovers) Amendment 2020. The SMSF Standard requires trustees of SMSFs to comply with the Data and Payment Standard in relation to rollovers and transfers that are requested on or after 31 March 2021. The SMSF Standard also requires trustees of SMSFs and APRA-regulated superannuation entities to comply with the Data and Payment Standard in relation to release authorities issued on or after 31 March 2021. Submissions close Monday 4 January 2020.
A1206 – Subtilisin from GM Bacillus Licheniformis as a Processing aid (enzyme)
Food Standards Australia New Zealand invites comment on an application to permit the use of subtilisin from a genetically modified strain of Bacillus licheniformis containing the subtilisin gene from Pryococcus furiosus, as a processing aid in the production of potable alcohol. Submissions close Wednesday 21 January 2021.
Aspirations for the Food Regulatory System
The Department of Health invites comment on the first stage of the review of the Intergovernmental Food Regulation Agreement project and potential changes and improvements to the food regulatory system. Submissions close Thursday 22 January 2021.
Lease Liability in a Sale and Leaseback
The Australian Accounting Standards Board invites comment on the proposed amendment to lease liability in a sale and leaseback. The amendment would specify the method a seller-lessee uses in initially measuring the right-of-use asset and liability arising in a sale and leaseback transaction and how the seller-lessee subsequently measures that liability. Submissions close Sunday 21 February 2021.
Business Combinations under Common Control
The Australian Accounting Standards Board invites comment on the International Account Standards Board’s business combinations under common control discussion paper which looks at potential changes to the combinations of businesses that are controlled by the same company or business. Submissions close Wednesday 1 September 2021.