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Customs Tariff Legislation Amendment Act 1995

  • - C2004A04992
  • No longer in force
Act No. 142 of 1995 as made
An Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1987 and the Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 2) 1993, and for related purposes
Date of Assent 12 Dec 1995
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
 

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142, 1995

Making Information
- Assented to 12 December 1995

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

CONTENTS
Section
1. Short title
2. Commencement
3. Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 17
March 1995
4. Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 1
April 1995
5. Amendments of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 10
May 1995
6. Amendments of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 1
July 1995
7. Amendments of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 11
October 1995
8. Amendment of the Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 2) 1993
having effect from 22 December 1993
9. Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 28
November 1995
SCHEDULE 1
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING
EFFECT FROM 17 MARCH 1995
SCHEDULE 2
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING
EFFECT FROM 1 APRIL 1995
SCHEDULE 3
AMENDMENTS OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING
EFFECT FROM 10 MAY 1995
SCHEDULE 4
AMENDMENTS OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING
EFFECT FROM 1 JULY 1995
SCHEDULE 5
AMENDMENTS OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING
EFFECT FROM 11 OCTOBER 1995
SCHEDULE 6
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (NO. 2)
1993 HAVING EFFECT FROM 22 DECEMBER 1993
SCHEDULE 7
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING
EFFECT FROM 28 NOVEMBER 1995

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - LONG TITLE

An Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1987 and the Customs Tariff
Amendment Act (No. 2) 1993, and for related purposes

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 1
Short title

1. This Act may be cited as the Customs Tariff Legislation Amendment Act 1995.


(Minister's second reading speech made in-
House of Representatives on 21 November 1995
Senate on 27 November 1995)

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 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 17 March 1995.


(3) Section 4 is taken to have commenced on 1 April 1995.


(4) Section 5 is taken to have commenced on 10 May 1995.


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


(6) Section 7 is taken to have commenced on 11 October 1995.


(7) Section 8 is taken to have commenced on 22 December 1993.


(8) Section 9 is taken to have commenced on 28 November 1995.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 3
Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 17 March 1995

3. The Customs Tariff Act 1987 is amended as set out in Schedule 1.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 4
Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 1 April 1995

4. The Customs Tariff Act 1987 is amended as set out in Schedule 2.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 5
Amendments of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 10 May 1995


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5. The Customs Tariff Act 1987 is amended as set out in Schedule 3.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 6
Amendments of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 1 July 1995

6. The Customs Tariff Act 1987 is amended as set out in Schedule 4.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 7
Amendments of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 11 October 1995

7. The Customs Tariff Act 1987 is amended as set out in Schedule 5.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 8
Amendment of the Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 2) 1993 having effect from 22 December 1993

8. The Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 2) 1993 is amended as set out in Schedule 6.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SECT 9
Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1987 having effect from 28 November 1995

9. The Customs Tariff Act 1987 is amended as set out in Schedule 7.

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 1

SCHEDULE 1 Section 3
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING EFFECT FROM
17 MARCH 1995
Amendment of Part II of Schedule 4
1.
Omit item 31, substitute:
"31 Aircraft parts, materials and test equipment for use in the
manufacture, repair or maintenance of aircraft, other than:
(a) textiles and goods made of textiles; or
(b) goods for use in the servicing of aircraft Free".

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 2

SCHEDULE 2 Section 4
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING EFFECT FROM
1 APRIL 1995
Amendment of Schedule 3
1. Omit 9018.90.20, substitute:
"9018.90.20 - - - Goods, as follows: 10%
(a) apparatus for the administration of DC:5%
anaesthetic gases; DCS:7%
(b) blood packs and blood pack systems HONG, RKOR
used for collecting, processing, SING,TAIW:
storing and administering blood and 10%
blood components;
(c) drainage appliances (including calibrated
drainage bags) with, or designed to be used with,
a catheter;
(d) incubators for babies;
(e) infusion or transfusion sets for blood or
other fluids;
(f) suction apparatus
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%
From 1 January 1999 Free".

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 3

SCHEDULE 3 Section 5
AMENDMENTS OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING EFFECT FROM
10 MAY 1995
Amendments of Schedule 3
1. Omit 2402.10.00 and 2402.20.00, substitute:
"2402.10.00 - Cigars, cheroots and cigarillos,
containing tobacco $79.02/kg
NZ:$79.02/kg
PNG:$79.02/kg
FI:$79.02/kg
DC:$79.02/kg
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW:
$79.02/kg
2402.20.00 - Cigarettes containing tobacco $79.02/kg
NZ:$79.02/kg
PNG:$79.02/kg
FI:$79.02/kg
DC:$79.02/kg
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW:

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$79.02/kg".
2. Omit 2403.10.00, substitute:
"2403.10.00 - Smoking tobacco, whether or not
containing tobacco substitutes in any proportion $79.02/kg
NZ:$79.02/kg
PNG:$79.02/kg
FI:$79.02/kg
DC:$79.02/kg
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW:
$79.02/kg".
3. Omit 2403.90.20 and 2403.90.90, substitute:
"2403.90.20 - - - Snuff $1.77/kg
NZ:$1.77/kg
PNG:$1.77/kg
FI:$1.77/kg
DC:$1.77/kg
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW:
$1.77/kg
2403.90.90 - - - Other $79.02/kg
NZ:$79.02/kg
PNG:$79.02/kg
FI:$79.02/kg
DC:$79.02/kg
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW:
$79.02/kg".

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 4

SCHEDULE 4 Section 6
AMENDMENTS OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING EFFECT FROM
1 JULY 1995
Amendments of Schedule 3
1. After Subheading Note 3 to Chapter 27 insert:
"Additional Note.
1.- For the purposes of 2710.00.30, the physical
characteristics of fuel oil are:
(a) a density equal to or greater than 920.0 kg/m3 at 15 5C as
determined by either ASTM D1298 or ASTM D4052; and
(b) a carbon residue, on the whole sample, of at least 2.0% mass
as determined by ASTM D189 (Conradson Carbon Residue) or by
ASTM D4530 (Carbon Residue-Micro Method); and
(c) a minimum kinematic viscosity of 10 centistokes (mm2 per
second) at 50 5C as determined by ASTM D445.".
2. Omit 2710.00.40, substitute:
"2710.00.40 - - - Kerosene for use in aircraft $0.0238/L
NZ:$0.0238/L
PNG:$0.0238/L
FI:$0.0238/L
DC:$0.0238/L".
3. Omit 2710.00.51, substitute:
"2710.00.51 - - - - For use in aircraft $0.1908/L
NZ:$0.1908/L
PNG:$0.1908/L
FI:$0.1908/L
DC:$0.1908/L".
4. After Note 2 to Chapter 73 insert:
"Additional Note.
1.- In 7313, "twisted hoop" includes barbed obstacle
tape, which may be presented in coils and/or
in diamond concertina pattern.".
5. After 8701.90.10 insert:
"8701.90.20 - - - Tractors for dumpers 8%
DC:3%
DCS:7%
CAN:0.5%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW:8%
From 1 July 1996 5%
DCS:5%
CAN:Free
HONG, RKOR,
SING,TAIW:5%".
6. Omit 9018.90.10 to 9018.90.90, substitute:
"9018.90.10 - - - Goods, as follows:
(a) apparatus for the administration of 8%
anaesthetic gases; DC:3%
(b) blood packs and blood pack systems used DCS:7%
for collecting, processing, storing and HONG RKOR
administering blood and blood components; SING,TAIW:

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(c) drainage appliances (including 8%
calibrated drainage bags) with, or
designed to be used with, a catheter;
(d) incubators for babies;
(e) infusion or transfusion sets for
blood or other fluids;
(f) suction apparatus
From 1 July 1996 5%
DCS:5%
HONG, RKOR,
SING, TAIW:
5%
From 1 January 1999 Free
9018.90.90 - - - Other Free".
Amendment of Part III of Schedule 4
7. Omit subparagraph (b)(ii) to item 41A, substitute:
"(ii) trailers and semi-trailers for articulated vehicles, being
trailers and semi-trailers of a kind which, if imported, would be
classified under 8716.31.00, 8716.39.00 or 8716.40.00 of Schedule 3;".

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 5

SCHEDULE 5 Section 7
AMENDMENTS OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING EFFECT FROM
11 OCTOBER 1995
PART 1-AMENDMENT OF PRELIMINARY SECTIONS
1. Subsection 26(1):
Omit the table, substitute:
"TABLE
Column 1 Column 2 Column 1 Column 2
Customs Excise Customs Excise
subheading item subheading item
2203.00.10 1 (C) 2403.99.20 9
2206.00.11 2 (O) 2403.99.90 6
2206.00.12 2 (II)(I) 2707.50.11 11(C)(2)(a)
2207.10.00 2 (O) 2707.50.19 11(C)(2)(b)
2208.20.10 2 (A) 2710.00.12 11(G)(2)(a)
2208.20.90 2 (H)(I) 2710.00.19 11(G)(2)(b)
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)(I) 2710.00.40 11(D)
2208.90.00 2 (H)(I) 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)
2403.10.00 8 ".


PART 2-AMENDMENTS OF SCHEDULE 3
2. Additional Note 1 to Chapter 27:
Omit the Additional Note, substitute:
"1. - For the purposes of 2710.00.12 and 2710.00.30, the physical
characteristics of fuel oil are:
(a) a density equal to or greater than 920.0 kg/m3 at 15 degrees C as
determined by either ASTM D1298 or ASTM D4052; and
(b) a carbon residue, on the whole sample, of at least 2.0% mass as
determined by ASTM D189 (Conradson Carbon Residue) or by ASTM
D4530 (Carbon Residue-Micro Method); and
(c) a minimum kinematic viscosity of 10 centistokes (mm2 per second)
at 50 degrees C as determined by ASTM D445.".
3. Subheading 2710.00.19:
Omit the subheading, substitute:
"2710.00.12 - - - - Having the characteristics of fuel $0.06954/L
oil as defined in Additional NZ:$0.06954/L
Note 1 to this Chapter PNG:$0.06954/L
FI:$0.06954/L
DC:$0.06954/L
2710.00.19 - - - - Other $0.33513/L
NZ:$0.33513/L
PNG:$0.33513/L
FI:$0.33513/L
DC:$0.33513/L".

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 6

SCHEDULE 6 Section 8
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT ACT (NO. 2) 1993
HAVING EFFECT FROM 22 DECEMBER 1993
1. Subsection 2(3):
Omit "section 4", substitute "section 10".

CUSTOMS TARIFF LEGISLATION AMENDMENT ACT 1995 No. 142 of 1995 - SCHEDULE 7

SCHEDULE 7 Section 9
AMENDMENT OF THE CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1987 HAVING EFFECT FROM
28 NOVEMBER 1995
Amendment of Schedule 3
1. Omit 2710.00.51, substitute:
"2710.00.51 - - - - For use in aircraft $0.18116/L
NZ:$0.18116/L
PNG:$0.18116/L
FI:$0.18116/L
DC:$0.18116/L".