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Customs Act 1975

Authoritative Version
  • - C2004A00299
  • No longer in force
Act No. 77 of 1975 as made
An Act to amend the Customs Act 1901-1974.
Date of Assent 20 Jun 1975
Date of repeal 25 Mar 2015
Repealed by Amending Acts 1970 to 1979 Repeal Act 2015

CUSTOMS ACT 1975

No. 77 of 1975

 

An Act to amend the Customs Act 1901-1974.

 

BE IT ENACTED by the Queen, the Senate and the House of Representatives of Australia, as follows:—

Short title and citation.

1. (1) This Act may be cited as the Customs Act 1975.

(2) The Customs Act 1901-1974, as amended by this Act, may be cited as the Customs Act 1901-1975.

Commencement.

2.   This Act shall come into operation on the day on which the Customs Tariff (Anti-Dumping) Act 1975 comes into operation.

Cancellation of bonds.

3.    Section 45 of the Customs Act 1901-1974 is amended by adding at the end thereof the following sub-section:—

“(2) A security in respect of any duty that may be payable on goods under section 8, 9, 10 or 11 of the Customs Tariff (Anti-Dumping) Act 1975 shall be cancelled before the expiration of 3 months after the date of the security, or before the expiration of such longer period, not exceeding 6 months after the date of the security, as the exporter and the importer of the goods request.”.

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