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A Bill for an Act to amend the Cattle Transaction Levy Act 1995, and for related purposes
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Introduced HR 26 Jun 1996

Cattle Transaction Levy Amendment (AAHC) Bill 1996
First Reading

1996

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Cattle Transaction Levy Amendment (AAHC) Bill 1996

No. , 1996

(Primary Industries and Energy)

A Bill for an Act to amend the Cattle Transaction Levy Act 1995, and for related purposes

9608320--975/21.6.1996--(83/96) Cat. No. 96 4773 2 ISBN 0644 441860

Contents

1       Short title

2       Commencement

3       Schedule(s)

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Cattle Transaction Levy Act 1995       

A Bill for an Act to amend the Cattle Transaction Levy Act 1995, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title

        This Act may be cited as the Cattle Transaction Levy Amendment (AAHC) Act 1996.

2 Commencement

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

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        Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Cattle Transaction Levy Act 1995
1 Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

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

2 At the end of subsection 5(1)

Add:

       ; (f) 5 cents or, if another amount (not more than 50 cents) is prescribed, the other amount, for the purpose of payment to the AAHC.

3 At the end of subsection 5(2)

Add:

       ; (f) 5 cents or, if another amount (not more than 50 cents) is prescribed, the other amount, for the purpose of payment to the AAHC.

4 Subsection 7(2)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

       (2) The power of the Governor-General to make regulations prescribing an amount for the purposes of subsection 5(1) (other than paragraphs (d) and (f)) or subsection 5(2) (other than paragraphs (d) and (f)) is exercisable only after the Governor-General has taken into consideration any recommendations about the amount made to the Minister by the Meat Industry Council.

5 At the end of section 7

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 5(1)(f) or 5(2)(f) 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 in the Gazette, declare that a body specified in the notice is the body whose recommendations about the amount to be prescribed for the purposes of paragraph 5(1)(f) or 5(2)(f) are to be taken into consideration under subsection (5).

6 Application

The amendments made by items 2 and 3 apply in relation to a leviable dealing that occurred on or after 1 July 1996.