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Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982

Act No. 14 of 1982 as made
An Act to impose a charge upon the inspection of eggs for export
Date of Assent 15 Apr 1982
Date of repeal 18 Dec 1987
Repealed by Repealed by Act No. 141 of 1987
 

EGGS (EXPORT INSPECTION CHARGE) ACT 1982 No. 14, 1982

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 1.
Short title.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982

No. 14 of 1982
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An Act to impose a charge upon the inspection of eggs for export

(Assented to 15 April 1982)

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

1. This Act may be cited as the Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 2.
Commencement


2. This Act shall come into operation on 1 July 1982.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 3.
Collection Act


3. The Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Collection Act 1982 is incorporated, and shall be read as one, with this Act.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 4.
Interpretation


4. In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears, ''charge'' means the charge imposed by this Act.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 5.
Imposition of charge


5. (1) Subject to sub-section (2), a charge is imposed on eggs inspected for export.

(2) Sub-section (1) does not apply to eggs, or eggs included in a class of eggs, that are exempt from the charge under the regulations.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 6.
Rates of charge


6. (1) Subject to this section, the rate of charge in respect of eggs is such rate as is applicable under the regulations to the class of eggs in which those eggs are included.

(2) For the purposes of sub-section (1), different rates of charge may be prescribed in respect of different classes of eggs.

(3) The rate of charge in respect of eggs in shell shall not exceed $22.00 per 1,000 dozen.

(4) The rate of charge in respect of eggs other than eggs in shell shall not exceed $16.00 per tonne.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 7.
By whom charge payable


7. The charge on eggs inspected for export is payable by the person (including a State or an authority of a State) who furnishes an export notice in relation to the eggs.

Eggs (Export Inspection Charge) Act 1982 No. 14 of 1982 - SECT. 8.
Regulations


8. The Governor-General may make regulations for the purposes of sections 5 and 6.