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Passenger Movement Charge Amendment Act 1995

  • - C2004A04914
  • No longer in force
Act No. 64 of 1995 as made
An Act to amend the Passenger Movement Charge Act 1978, and for related purposes
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Date of Assent 30 Jun 1995
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
 

PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 64, 1995

Making Information
- Assented to 30 June 1995

PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 64, 1995 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

CONTENTS
Section
1. Short title
2. Commencement
3. Amendment of the Passenger Movement Charge Act 1978
SCHEDULE
AMENDMENT OF THE PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE ACT 1978

PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 64, 1995 - LONG TITLE

An Act to amend the Passenger Movement Charge Act 1978,
and for related purposes

PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 64, 1995 - SECT 1
Short title

1. This Act may be cited as the Passenger Movement Charge Amendment Act 1995.


(Minister's second reading speech made in-
House of Representatives on 8 June 1995
Senate on 9 June 1995)

PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 64, 1995 - SECT 2
Commencement

2. This Act commences on 1 July 1995.

PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 64, 1995 - SECT 3
Amendment of the Passenger Movement Charge Act 1978

3. The Passenger Movement Charge Act 1978 is amended in accordance with item 1 of the Schedule, and item 2 of the Schedule has effect according to its terms.

PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 64, 1995 - SCHEDULE 1

SCHEDULE Section 3
AMENDMENT OF THE PASSENGER MOVEMENT CHARGE ACT 1978
1. Sections 3, 4 and 5:
Repeal the sections, substitute:
Definitions
"3. In this Act:
Area A of the Zone of Cooperation has the same meaning as in the
Petroleum (Australia-Indonesia Zone of Cooperation) Act 1990.
Australia has the same meaning as in the Collection Act.
Collection Act means the Passenger Movement Charge Collection Act 1978.
external Territory has the same meaning as in the Collection Act.
Indian Ocean Territory means:
(a) the Territory of Christmas Island; or
(b) the Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands.
installation in Area A means a resources installation, or a sea
installation, that is attached to the seabed in Area A of the Zone of
Cooperation.
resources installation has the same meaning as in subsection 4(1) of
the Customs Act 1901.
sea installation has the same meaning as in subsection 4(1) of the
Customs Act 1901.
Travel involving intermediate destinations
"4.(1) For the purposes of this Act, if:
(a) a person departs from Australia for an external Territory; and
(b) the person is not ordinarily resident in that external Territory;
and
(c) the person intends, at the time of the departure, to depart from
that external Territory for another country, or for an installation in
Area A, within 3 months after the departure from Australia;
the first-mentioned departure is taken to be a departure of the person
from Australia for that other country or for that installation, as the
case requires.
"(2) For the purposes of this Act (including subsection (1)), if:
(a) a person departs from Australia for another country or for an
installation in Area A; and
(b) the person intends, at the time of the departure, to depart from
that other country, or from an installation in Area A, for an external
Territory within 7 days after the departure from Australia;
the first-mentioned departure is taken to be a departure from Australia
for that external Territory.
"(3) For the purposes of this Act, if:
(a) a person departs from an Indian Ocean Territory for another
country or for an installation in Area A; and
(b) the person intends, at the time of the departure, to depart from
that other country, or from an installation in Area A, for a place in
Australia other than that first-mentioned Indian Ocean Territory within
7 days after the first-mentioned departure;
the first-mentioned departure is taken not to be a departure from
Australia for another country or for an installation in Area A.
"(4) For the purposes of this Act, if:
(a) a person departs from a part of Australia other than an Indian
Ocean Territory for another country or for an installation in Area A;
and
(b) the person intends, at the time of the departure, to depart from
that other country, or from an installation in Area A, for an Indian
Ocean Territory within 7 days after the first-mentioned departure;
the first-mentioned departure is taken not to be a departure from
Australia for another country or for an installation in Area A.
Imposition of passenger movement charge
"5. Charge, called passenger movement charge, is imposed in respect
of the departure of a person from Australia:
(a) for another country, after the commencement of this Act; or
(b) for an installation in Area A, on or after 1 July 1995;
whether or not the person intends to return to Australia.".
2. Saving
Despite the amendments of the Passenger Movement Charge Act 1978 made
by this Act, that Act as in force immediately before 1 July 1995
continues to apply, according to its terms, in respect of departures
from Australia before that date as if the amendments made by this Act
had not been made.