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Sulphate of Ammonia Bounty Act 1970

Authoritative Version
  • - C1970A00065
  • No longer in force
Act No. 65 of 1970 as made
An Act relating to the Bounty on Sulphate of Ammonia.
Date of Assent 14 Oct 1970
Date of repeal 31 Dec 1973
Repealed by Statute Law Revision Act 1973

Sulphate of Ammonia Bounty

 

No. 65 of 1970

An Act relating to the Bounty on Sulphate of Ammonia.

[Assented to 14 October 1970]

[Date of commencement, 11 November 1970]

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 Sulphate of Ammonia Bounty Act 1970.

(2.)  The Sulphate of Ammonia Bounty Act 1962-1969 is in this Act referred to as the Principal Act.

(3.)  The Principal Act, as amended by this Act, may be cited as the Sulphate of Ammonia Bounty Act 1962-1970.

Interpretation.

2.  Section 3 of the Principal Act is amended—

(a) by omitting from paragraph (f) of sub-section (2.) the word “and” (last occurring); and

(b) by adding at the end of that sub-section the following word and paragraph:—

“; and (h) the period that commenced on the first day of January, One thousand nine hundred and seventy and ended on the thirtieth day of June, One thousand nine hundred and seventy.”.


 

Extension of period in respect of which bounty is payable.

3.  Section 3a of the Principal Act is amended by omitting sub-section (1.) and inserting in its stead the following sub-section:—

“(1.) The Governor-General may, by Proclamation, declare that a period commencing on the first day of July, One thousand nine hundred and seventy, and ending on such date as is specified in the Proclamation (being a date not later than the thirty-first day of December, One thousand nine hundred and seventy) is a period to which this Act applies.”.

Limit of available bounty.

4.  Section 8 of the Principal Act is amended—

(a) by omitting from paragraph (h) of sub-section (1.) the word “and”; and

(b) by inserting after that paragraph the following paragraph:—

“(ha) in respect of sulphate of ammonia sold in the tenth period to which this Act applies is Five hundred thousand dollars; and”.