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Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1957

Authoritative Version
  • - C1957A00008
  • No longer in force
Act No. 8 of 1957 as made
An Act to amend the Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1938-1947, and for other purposes.
Date of Assent 24 Apr 1957
Date of repeal 01 Jan 1977
Repealed by Apple and Pear Export Charge Act 1976

APPLE AND PEAR EXPORT CHARGES.

 

No. 8 of 1957.

An Act to amend the Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1938-1947, and for other purposes.

[Assented to 24th April, 1957.]

[Date of commencement, 22nd May, 1957.]

BE it enacted by the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, the Senate, and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, as follows:—

Short title and citation.

1.—(1.) This Act may be cited as the Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1957.


 

(2.) The Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1938–1947, as amended by this Act, may be cited as the Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1938–1957.

Charges on the export of apples and pears.

2. Section four of the Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1938–1947 is amended by omitting from sub-section (2.) the words “One penny” and inserting in their stead the word “Twopence”.

Existing rate to continue until date to be fixed.

3. Notwithstanding the amendment made by the last preceding section, the rate of the charges under the Apple and Pear Export Charges Act 1938–1957 on apples and pears exported before a date to be fixed by the regulations under that Act, after report to the Minister by the Australian Apple and Pear Board, as the date on which this section shall cease to operate shall be One penny for each case, two half cases or three trays of apples or pears exported.