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Act No. 163 of 1979 as made
An Act to amend the Canned Fruit (Sales Promotion) Act 1959.
Date of Assent 29 Nov 1979
Date of repeal 28 Apr 1982
Repealed by Canned Fruits Marketing Act 1979
 

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163, 1979

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 1.
Short title.

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979

No. 163 of 1979

An Act to amend the Canned Fruit (Sales Promotion) Act 1959.

BE IT ENACTED by the Queen, and the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, as follows:
Short title, &c.
1. (1) This Act may be cited as the Canned Fruit (Sales Promotion) Amendment Act 1979.*1*

(2) The Canned Fruit (Sales Promotion) Act 1959*2* is in this Act referred to as the Principal Act.

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 2.
Commencement

2. (1) Subject to sub-section (2), this Act shall come into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.*1*

(2) Sections 3, 4, 5 and 8 shall come into operation on 1 January 1980.

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 3.
Constitution of Committee

3. Section 6 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from paragraph (b) of sub-section (1) ''Board'' and substituting ''Corporation''.

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 4.
Executive Sub- committee

4. Section 11 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from paragraph (c) of sub-section (1) ''Board'' and substituting ''Corporation''.

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 5.
Powers

5. Section 14 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from sub-section (2) ''Board'' (wherever occurring) and substituting ''Corporation''.

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 6.
Payments out of Consolidated Revenue Fund

6. Section 17 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting sub-section (2).

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 7.

7. Sections 18, 19, 20 and 21 of the Principal Act are repealed and the following sections substituted:
Application to Committee of Division 3 of Part XI of Audit Act
''18. (1) It is hereby declared that the Committee is a public authority to which Division 3 of Part XI of the Audit Act 1901 applies.

''(2) In the application to and in relation to the Committee of Division 3 of Part XI of the Audit Act 1901, section 63M of that Act is modified by omitting sub-section (1) and substituting the following sub-section:

'(1) The authority shall, by 30 June in the year 1980 and in each succeeding year, prepare and submit to the appropriate Minister a report of its operations during the year that ended on the preceding 31 December, together with financial statements in respect of that year in such form as the Minister administering this Act approves.'.
Application of moneys of Committee
''19. (1) Subject to sub-section (2), the moneys of the Committee may be applied only-

(a) in payment or discharge of the expenses, charges, obligations and liabilities incurred or undertaken by the Committee in or in connection with the performance of its function, or the exercise of its powers, under this Act;

(b) in payment of any remuneration or allowances, or reimbursement of expenses, payable under this Act; and

(c) in making any other payments that the Committee is authorized or required to make under this Act.

''(2) Moneys of the Committee not immediately required for the purposes of the Committee may be invested-

(a) in securities of, or guaranteed by, the Commonwealth or a State;

(b) on deposit with an approved bank; or

(c) in any other manner approved by the Treasurer.

''(3) In this section, 'approved bank' means a trading bank as defined in sub-section 5 (1) of the Banking Act 1959 or another bank approved by the Treasurer.
Liability to taxation
''20. (1) The Committee is subject to taxation (other than income tax) under the laws of the Commonwealth.

''(2) Subject to sub-section (3), the Committee is not subject to taxation under a law of a State or Territory.

''(3) The regulations may provide that sub-section (2) does not apply in relation to taxation under a specified law.''.

CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - SECT. 8.
Continuation of certain appointments

8. (1) The persons who, immediately before the commencement of this section, were members of the Australian Canned Fruit Sales Promotion Committee referred to in paragraph 6 (1) (b) of the Principal Act continue, after the commencement of this section, to be members of that Committee notwithstanding the amendment made by section 3, and those members shall, after the commencement of this section, be deemed, for the purposes of the Canned Fruit (Sales Promotion) Act 1959, to be members representing, and nominated by, the Australian Canned Fruits Corporation.

(2) A person who, immediately before the commencement of this section, was the deputy of a member of the Australian Canned Fruit Sales Promotion Committee referred to in paragraph 6 (1) (b) of the Principal Act continues, after the commencement of this section, to be the deputy of that member notwithstanding the amendment made by section 3.
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CANNED FRUIT (SALES PROMOTION) AMENDMENT ACT 1979 No. 163 of 1979 - NOTES


NOTES
1. Act No. 163, 1979; assented to 29 November 1979.
2. Act No. 83, 1959, as amended. For previous amendments see Act No. 216, 1973 (as amended by No. 20, 1974).