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A Bill for an Act to repeal the International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995 and to amend the Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987, and for related purposes
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Introduced HR 01 May 1996
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1996

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shipping Grants Legislation Bill 1996

 

No.      , 1996

 

(Transport and Regional Development)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to repeal the International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995 and to amend the Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987, and for related purposes

 

9601020—980/29.4.1996—(10/96)   Cat. No. 96 4476 8    ISBN 0644 435968

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................

2............ Commencement..................................................................................

3............ Schedule(s).........................................................................................

Schedule 1—Amendment and repeal                                                                          

International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995 3

Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987                                                               3

 


A Bill for an Act to repeal the International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995 and to amend the Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Shipping Grants Legislation Act 1996.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Subject to subsection (2), this Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Items 1 and 2 of Schedule 1 commence, or are taken to have commenced, on 1 July 1996.

3  Schedule(s)

                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 1Amendment and repeal

International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995

1  The whole of the Act

Repeal the Act.

2  Continued application of Act

(1)        If, before the repeal of the International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995:

                     (a)  a person (other than the Commonwealth) had an eligible employment period in relation to an eligible ship for a relevant year; and

                     (b)  the ship was, during that eligible employment period, engaged in international voyages for at least the minimum number of days;

            the Act continues to apply in relation to the person in respect of that eligible employment period in relation to the eligible ship despite its repeal.

(2)        Expressions used in this item have the same meanings as in the International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995.

(3)        This item does not affect the application of section 8 of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 in relation to the repeal of the International Shipping (Australian-resident Seafarers) Grants Act 1995.

Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987

3  Paragraph 9(1)(b)

Omit “1997”, substitute “1996”.