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A Bill for an Act to amend the Dairy Produce Act 1986, and for related purposes
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Introduced HR 01 May 1996

Dairy Produce Amendment Bill 1996
First Reading

1996

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Dairy Produce Amendment Bill 1996

No. , 1996

(Primary Industries and Energy)

A Bill for an Act to amend the Dairy Produce Act 1986, and for related purposes

9600220--950/30.4.1996--(2/96) Cat. No. 96 4480 6 ISBN 0644 437162

Contents

1       Short title

2       Commencement

3       Schedule(s)

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Dairy Produce Act 1986       

A Bill for an Act to amend the Dairy Produce Act 1986, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title

        This Act may be cited as the Dairy Produce Amendment Act 1996.

2 Commencement

        This Act is taken to have commenced on 1 July 1995, immediately after the commencement of the Dairy Produce Amendment Act 1995.

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        Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 Dairy Produce Act 1986
1 Section 103 (definition of manufacturing milk)

Omit all the words after paragraph (b), substitute "other than market milk".

2 Section 103

Insert:

market milk means relevant dairy produce on which market milk levy is imposed by paragraph 5(1)(a) of the Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Act 1986.

3 Subsection 108(1)

Omit "processed by a manufacturer as liquid milk for human consumption and sold or distributed in Australia as liquid milk for human consumption", substitute "that a manufacturer knows is market milk".

4 Transitional

        A manufacturer is not guilty of an offence under section 113 of the Dairy Produce Act 1986 only because the manufacturer gave or gives the Corporation a return:

       (a) relating to a month ending before this Act received the Royal Assent; and

       (b) complying with section 108 of the Dairy Produce Act 1986 as in force immediately before it was amended by this Act; and

       (c) not complying with section 108 of the Dairy Produce Act 1986 as amended by this Act.