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Act No. 147 of 1981 as made
An Act to amend the Apple and Pear Export Charge Act 1976
Date of Assent 21 Oct 1981
Date of repeal 10 Dec 2015
Repealed by Amending Acts 1980 to 1989 Repeal Act 2015
 

APPLE AND PEAR EXPORT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1981 No. 147, 1981

Apple and Pear Export Charge Amendment Act 1981 No. 147 of 1981 - SECT. 1.
Short title.

Apple and Pear Export Charge
Amendment Act 1981

No. 147 of 1981
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An Act to amend the Apple and Pear Export Charge Act 1976

(Assented to 21 October 1981)
(Date of commencement 18 November 1981)

BE IT ENACTED by the Queen, and the Senate and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, as follows:
Short title, &c.

1. (1) This Act may be cited as the Apple and Pear Export Charge Amendment Act 1981.

(2) The Apple and Pear Export Charge Act 1976*1* is in this Act referred to as the Principal Act.

Apple and Pear Export Charge Amendment Act 1981 No. 147 of 1981 - SECT. 2.
Interpretation


2. (1) Section 5 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting sub-section (2) and substituting the following sub-section:

''(2) In the application of this Act to fruit that is not packed in boxes, the reference in sub-section 7 (2) to a box of fruit shall be read as a reference to 18 kilograms of fruit or, if the fruit is of a variety in respect of which another weight is specified in the regulations for the purposes of this sub-section, that other weight of fruit.''.

(2) The amendment made by sub-section (1) does not apply in relation to fruit exported in a month commencing before 1 January 1982.

Apple and Pear Export Charge Amendment Act 1981 No. 147 of 1981 - SECT. 3.
Rate of charge


3. Section 7 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from sub-section (2) ''6 cents'' and substituting ''12 cents''.

Apple and Pear Export Charge Amendment Act 1981 No. 147 of 1981 - SECT. 4.
Regulations


4. Section 9 of the Principal Act is amended by inserting ''or permitted by this Act to be prescribed'' after ''required''.
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Apple and Pear Export Charge Amendment Act 1981 No. 147 of 1981 - NOTE


NOTE
1. No. 197, 1976.