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Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 2) 1995

  • - C2004A04964
  • No longer in force
Act No. 114 of 1995 as made
An Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1987, and for related purposes
Date of Assent 12 Oct 1995
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
 

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114, 1995

Making Information
- Assented to 12 October 1995

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - LONG TITLE

An Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1987, and for related purposes

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SECT 1
Short title etc.

1.(1) This Act may be cited as the Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 2) 1995.


(2) In this Act, "Principal Act" means the Customs Tariff Act 1987.*1*


(Minister's second reading speech made in-
House of Representatives on 21 June 1995
Senate on 22 June 1995)
*1* No. 82, 1987, as amended. For previous amendments, see Nos. 43 and 147, 1987; Nos. 60 and 68, 1988; Nos. 27, 67, 74 and 176, 1989; No. 127, 1990; Nos. 81 and 187, 1991; Nos. 96 and 236, 1992; Nos. 45, 47 and 99, 1993; and Nos. 87 and 152, 1994.

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SECT 2
Commencement

2.(1) Sections 1 and 2 commence on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.


(2) Section 3 is taken to have commenced on 1 January 1995.


(3) Section 4 is taken to have commenced on 7 July 1994.


(4) Section 5 is taken to have commenced on 18 November 1994.


(5) Section 6 is taken to have commenced on 1 January 1995.


(6) Section 7 commences on 1 January 1996.

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SECT 3
Indexation of rates of duty

3. Section 26 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting the Table from subsection (1) and substituting the following Table:
"TABLE
Column 1
Customs
subheading
Column 2
Excise item
Column 1
Customs
subheading
Column 2
Excise item
2203.00.10 1(C) 2403.10.00 8
2206.00.11 2(O) 2403.99.20 9
2206.00.12 2(H)(1) 2403.99.90 6
2207.10.00 2(O) 2707.50.11 11(C)(2)(a)
2208.20.10 2(A) 2707.50.19 11(C)(2)(b)
2208.20.90 2(H)(1) 2710.00.19 11(G)(2)
2208.30.00 2(D) 2710.00.20 11(E)(2)
2208.40.00 2(F) 2710.00.30 11(E)(3)
2208.50.00 2(H)(1) 2710.00.40 11(D)
2208.90.00 2(H)(1) 2710.00.51 11(A)(3)(a)
2402.10.00 7 2710.00.52 11(A)(3)(b)
2402.20.00 8 2710.00.53 11(A)(3)(c)

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SECT 4
Amendment of Part III of Schedule 4

4. Schedule 4 to the Principal Act is amended by adding at the end the description of goods covered by item 63 in Part III of that Schedule:
"; or
specimens used for the comparison and assessment of laboratory practices;
or specimens of materials or substances which are to be examined as part of a program of developing a reference material".

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SECT 5
Amendments of Schedule 3 having effect from 18 November 1994

5. The Principal Act is amended as set out in Schedule 1.

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SECT 6
Amendments of Schedules 3 and 4 having effect from 1 January 1995

6. The Principal Act is amended as set out in Schedule 2.

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SECT 7
Amendment of Schedule 3 having effect from 1 January 1996

7. The Principal Act is amended as set out in Schedule 3.

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 1

SCHEDULE 1
AMENDMENTS HAVING EFFECT FROM 18 NOVEMBER 1994
Amendments of Schedule 3

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1. Omit 5702.39.20, substitute:
"5702.39.20 - - - Goods, NSA, as follows:
(a) of sisal or jute;
(b) of 100% cotton, or in which the pile is of 100% cotton Free".
2. Omit 5702.49.20, substitute:
"5702.49.20 - - - Goods, NSA, as follows:
(a) of sisal or jute;
(b) of 100% cotton, or in which the pile is of 100% cotton;
(c) handmade Free".
3. Omit 5702.59.10, substitute:
"5702.59.10 - - - Goods, as follows:
(a) of sisal or jute;
(b) of 100% cotton Free".
4. Omit 5702.99.10, substitute:
"5702.99.10 - - - Goods, as follows:
(a) of sisal or jute;
(b) of 100% cotton;
(c) handmade Free".
5. Omit 5703.90.10, substitute:
"5703.90.10 - - - Goods, as follows:
(a) of coir, sisal or jute;
(b) of 100% cotton, or in which the pile is of 100% cotton Free".
6. Omit 5705.00.20, substitute:
"5705.00.20 - - - Goods, as follows:
(a) of coir, sisal or jute;
(b) of 100% cotton, or in which the pile is of 100% cotton;
(c) handmade Free".
7. Omit 5806.39.10, substitute:
"5806.39.10 - - - Of 100% hemp, of 100% jute or of 100%
- - - hemp and jute Free".
8. Omit 6301.30.10, substitute:
"6301.30.10 - - - Goods, weighing 339 g/m2 or more,
of 100% cotton Free".
9. Omit 6301.90.10, substitute:
"6301.90.10 - - - Goods, weighing 339 g/m2 or more,
- - - of 100% viscose fibre Free".

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 2

SCHEDULE 2
AMENDMENTS HAVING EFFECT FROM 1 JANUARY 1995
Amendments of Schedule 3
1. Omit 2401 to 2403, substitute:
"2401 UNMANUFACTURED TOBACCO;
TOBACCO REFUSE:
2401.10.00 - Tobacco, not stemmed/stripped Free
2401.20.00 - Tobacco, partly or wholly stemmed/stripped Free
2401.30.00 - Tobacco refuse Free
2402 CIGARS, CHEROOTS, CIGARILLOS AND CIGARETTES, OF
TOBACCO OR OF TOBACCO SUBSTITUTES:
2402.10.00 - Cigars, cheroots and cigarillos, containing tobacco
$67.47/kg
NZ: $67.47/kg
PNG: $67.47/kg
FI: $67.47/kg
DC: $67.47/kg
2402.20.00 - Cigarettes containing tobacco
$67.47/kg
NZ: $67.47/kg
PNG: $67.47/kg
FI: $67.47/kg
DC: $67.47/kg
2402.90.00 - Other Free
2403 OTHER MANUFACTURED TOBACCO AND MANUFACTURED
TOBACCO SUBSTITUTES;
"HOMOGENISED" OR "RECONSTITUTED" TOBACCO; TOBACCO
EXTRACTS AND ESSENCES:
2403.10.00 - Smoking tobacco, whether or not containing tobacco
substitutes in any proportion
$67.47/kg
NZ: $67.47/kg
PNG: $67.47/kg
FI: $67.47/kg
DC: $67.47/kg
2403.9 - Other:
2403.91.00 - - "Homogenised" or "reconstituted" tobacco Free
2403.99 - - Other:
2403.99.10 - - - Not containing tobacco Free
2403.99.20 - - - Snuff $1.59/kg
NZ: $1.59/kg
PNG: $1.59/kg
FI: $1.59/kg

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DC: $1.59/kg
2403.99.90 - - - Other
$67.47/kg
NZ: $67.47/kg
PNG: $67.47/kg
FI: $67.47/kg
DC:$67.47/kg".
2.
Omit 9032.90.90, substitute:
"9032.90.9 - - - Other:
9032.90.91 - - - - Of a kind used as replacement components in passenger
motor vehicles
11%
DC: 6%
DCS: 10%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 10%
From 1 January 1996 9%
DC: 4%
DCS: 9%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 9%
From 1 January 1997 8%
DC: 3%
DCS: 8%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 8%
From 1 January 1998 6%
DC: 1%
DCS: 6%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 6%
From 1 January 1999 5%
DCS: 5%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 5%
9032.90.99 - - - - Other 10%
DC: 5%
DCS: 7%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 10%
From 1 July 1995 8%
DC: 3%
DCS: 7%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 8%
From 1 July 1996 5%
DCS: 5%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW: 5%".
Amendments of Part III of Schedule 4
3. Omit items 35B and 35C.
4. Omit the Table to item 53A, substitute:
"TABLE
3917.22.00 4012.10.00
3917.23.00 4012.20.00
3917.29.00 4016.91.00
4010.10.00 4016.93.00
4011.10.00 4016.93.00
4011.20.00 5911.90.10".

CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1995 No. 114 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 3

SCHEDULE 3
AMENDMENT HAVING EFFECT FROM 1 JANUARY 1996
Amendment of Schedule 3
Omit 8531.10.10, substitute:
"8531.10.1 - - - Burglar alarms:
8531.10.11 - - - - Of a kind used as replacement components in passenger
motor vehicles
14%
DC:9%
DCS:10%
HONG, RKOR, SING, TAIW:
10%
From 1 January 1997 13%
DC:8%
DCS:10%
HONG, RKOR, SING, TAIW:
10%
From 1 January 1998 11%
DC:6%
DCS:10%
HONG, RKOR, SING, TAIW:
10%
From 1 January 1999 10%
DC:5%
DCS:10%
HONG, RKOR, SING, TAIW:
10%
8531.10.19 - - - - Other 8%
DC:3%
DCS:7%
HONG, RKOR, SING, TAIW:
8%
From 1 July 1996 5%
DCS:5%
HONG, RKOR, SING, TAIW:
5%".