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A Bill for an Act to direct funds to the Australian Animal Health Council, and for related purposes.
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Introduced HR 26 Jun 1996

Australian Animal Health Council (Live-stock Industries) Funding Bill 1996
First Reading

1996

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Australian Animal Health Council (Live-stock Industries) Funding Bill 1996

No. , 1996

(Primary Industries and Energy)

A Bill for an Act to direct funds to the Australian Animal Health Council, and for related purposes

9608120--975/21.6.1996--(81/96) Cat. No. 96 4774 0 ISBN 0644 442263

Contents

1       Short title

2       Commencement

3       Definitions

4       Transfer of funds to Australian Animal Health Council

5       Appropriation

A Bill for an Act to direct funds to the Australian Animal Health Council, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title

        This Act may be cited as the Australian Animal Health Council (Live-stock Industries) Funding Act 1996.

2 Commencement

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

3 Definitions

        In this Act:

Australian Animal Health Council means the Australian Animal Health Council Limited, A.C.N. 071-890-956.

Australian Animal Health Council levy means a levy or charge the rate of which is set by or under a provision set out in the following table:

Australian Animal Health Council levy

Item

Act

Provision

1

Cattle Export Charges Act 1990

paragraphs 6A(1)(f), 6A(2)(f), 6A(3)(e)

2

Cattle Transaction Levy Act 1995

paragraphs 5(1)(f), 5(2)(f)

3

Laying Chicken Levy Act 1988

paragraph 7(b)

4

Live-stock Export Charge Act 1977

paragraphs 8(d), 9(d)

5

Live-stock Slaughter Levy Act 1964

paragraphs 6A(d), 6B(d)

6

Meat Chicken Levy Act 1969

paragraph 7(1)(b)

7

Pig Slaughter Levy Act 1971

paragraph 6(1)(c)

4 Transfer of funds to Australian Animal Health Council

        The Commonwealth is to pay to the Australian Animal Health Council amounts equal to the following amounts:

       (a) amounts of Australian Animal Health Council levy collected or received by or on behalf of the Commonwealth on or after 1 July 1996;

       (b) amounts paid by way of penalty for non-payment of Australian Animal Health Council levy.

5 Appropriation

        Amounts payable to the Australian Animal Health Council under section 4 are payable out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund, which is appropriated accordingly.