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Live-stock Slaughter Levy Amendment (AAHC) Act 1996

  • - C2004A05079
  • No longer in force
Act No. 51 of 1996 as made
An Act to amend the Live-stock Slaughter Levy Act 1964, and for related purposes
Originating Bill: Live-stock Slaughter Levy Amendment (AAHC) Bill 1996
Date of Assent 25 Oct 1996
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
 

LIVE-STOCK SLAUGHTER LEVY AMENDMENT (AAHC) ACT 1996 No. 51, 1996

Making Information
- Assented to 25 October 1996

LIVE-STOCK SLAUGHTER LEVY AMENDMENT (AAHC) ACT 1996 No. 51, 1996 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

Contents
1 Short title
2 Commencement
3 Schedule(s)
Schedule 1-Amendment of the Live-stock Slaughter
Levy Act 1964

LIVE-STOCK SLAUGHTER LEVY AMENDMENT (AAHC) ACT 1996 No. 51, 1996 - LONG TITLE

An Act to amend the Live-stock Slaughter Levy Act 1964,
and for related purposes

LIVE-STOCK SLAUGHTER LEVY AMENDMENT (AAHC) ACT 1996 No. 51, 1996 - SECT 1
1 Short title

This Act may be cited as the Live-stock Slaughter Levy Amendment (AAHC) Act 1996.


(Minister's second reading speech made in-
House of Representatives on 26 June 1996
Senate on 19 September 1996)

LIVE-STOCK SLAUGHTER LEVY AMENDMENT (AAHC) ACT 1996 No. 51, 1996 - SECT 2
2 Commencement

This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

LIVE-STOCK SLAUGHTER LEVY AMENDMENT (AAHC) ACT 1996 No. 51, 1996 - SECT 3
3 Schedule(s)

Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

LIVE-STOCK SLAUGHTER LEVY AMENDMENT (AAHC) ACT 1996 No. 51, 1996 - SCHEDULE 1

Schedule 1-Amendment of the Live-stock Slaughter Levy Act 1964
1 Subsection 4(1)
Insert:
AAHC means the Australian Animal Health Council Limited, A.C.N.
071-890-956.
2 At the end of section 6A
Add:
; (d) 0.33 cent or, if another amount (not more than 2 cents) is
prescribed by the regulations, the other amount, for the purpose of
payment to the AAHC.
3 At the end of section 6B
Add:
; (d) 0.33 cent or, if another amount (not more than 2 cents) is
prescribed by the regulations, the other amount, for the purpose of
payment to the AAHC.
4 Subsection 8(2)
Repeal the subsection, substitute:
(2) The power of the Governor-General to make regulations
prescribing an amount for the purposes of section 6A (other than
paragraph (d)), section 6B (other than paragraph (d)) or section 6D
is exercisable only after the Governor-General has taken into
consideration the recommendations about the amount made to the
Minister by the Meat Industry Council.
5 At the end of section 8
Add:
(5) If a declaration is in force under subsection (6), the power
of the Governor-General to make regulations prescribing an amount
for the purposes of paragraph 6A(d) or 6B(d) is exercisable only
after the Governor-General has taken into consideration any
recommendations about the amount made to the Minister by the body
specified in the declaration.
(6) The Minister may, by notice published in the Gazette, declare
a body to be the body whose recommendations about the amount to be
prescribed for the purposes of paragraph 6A(d) or 6B(d) are to be
taken into account under subsection (5).
6 Application
Paragraphs 6A(d) and 6B(d) of the Live-stock Slaughter Levy Act
1964 as amended by this Act apply in respect of the slaughter of:
(a) each head of sheep slaughtered on or after the first day of
the month next following the end of the period of 30 days beginning
on the day on which this Act commences; and
(b) each head of lambs slaughtered on or after that day.