Statutory Rules 1991 No. 471




Grain Legumes Levy Regulations2 (Amendment)



I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, and having taken into consideration the recommendations made to the Minister by the Grains Council of Australia with respect to the rate of charge to be prescribed for the purposes of section 7 of the Grain Legumes Levy Act 1985, hereby make the following Regulations under the Grain Legumes Levy Act 1985.


 Dated 21 March 1991.




 By His Excellency’s Command,





Minister of State for Primary Industries and Energy



1.   Commencement

1.1   These Regulations commence on 1 April 1991.


2.   Amendment

2.1   The Grain Legumes Levy Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.


3.   Regulation 4 (Prescribed seeds for purposes of the definition of “leviable grain legumes” in subsection 4 (1) of the Act)

3.1   Omit  “and Vigna mungo”, substitute:

  “,Vigna mungo and Phaseolus vulgaris”.



4.   New Regulation 5

4.1   After regulation 4, insert:


Rate prescribed for the purposes of section 7 of the Act

 “5. For the purposes of section 7 of the Act, the rate of levy in respect of Phaseolus vulgaris is $5.00 per tonne.”.






1. Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 28 March 1991.


2. Statutory Rules 1986 No. 309 as amended by 1986 No. 321; 1988 No. 235 and Act No. 158, 1989.