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A Bill for an Act to amend the Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Act 1986
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Introduced HR 05 Mar 1997

Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Amendment Bill 1997
First Reading

1996-97

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Amendment Bill 1997

No. , 1997

(Primary Industries and Energy)

A Bill for an Act to amend the Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Act 1986

9702220--975/3.3.1997--(22/97) Cat. No. 96 7276 1 ISBN 0644 497505

Contents

1       Short title

2       Commencement

3       Schedule(s)

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Act 1986       

A Bill for an Act to amend the Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Act 1986

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title

        This Act may be cited as the Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Amendment Act 1997.

2 Commencement

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

       (2) If this Act receives the Royal Assent on or after 1 July 1997, item 2 of Schedule 1 does not commence.

       (3) If this Act receives the Royal Assent before 1 July 1997, item 3 of Schedule 1 does not commence.

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        Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 1--Amendment of the Dairy Produce Levy (No. 1) Act 1986
1 Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Federation means the company known as the Australian Dairy Farmers' Federation Limited that is incorporated under the Corporations Law.

2 At the end of subsection 5(1)

Add:

       ; (g) a levy to be known as the Australian Animal Health Council levy is imposed on relevant dairy produce produced on or after 1 July 1997 and on which a levy is imposed under paragraph (1)(a) or (b).

Note:       If this Act receives the Royal Assent on or after 1 July 1997, this item does not come into operation: see subsection 2(2).

3 At the end of subsection 5(1)

Add:

       ; (g) a levy to be known as the Australian Animal Health Council levy is imposed on relevant dairy produce produced on or after 1 July 1998 and on which a levy is imposed under paragraph (1)(a) or (b).

Note:       If this Act receives the Royal Assent before 1 July 1997, this item does not come into operation: see subsection 2(3).

4 Section 9

Omit "paragraph 5(1)(d), (e) or (f)", substitute "paragraph 5(1)(d), (e), (f) or (g)".

5 Section 10 (table item 5, column 2)

Omit "0.875 cents", substitute "1.750 cents".

6 Section 10 (at the end of the table)

Add:

6

Australian Animal Health Council levy

0.058 cents per kilogram

7 Section 11 (table item 5, column 2)

Omit "2.13281 cents", substitute "4.26562 cents".

8 Section 11 (at the end of the table)

Add:

6


Australian Animal Health Council levy

0.13850 cents per kilogram

9 At the end of subsection 12(4)

Add:

       ; (d) the Australian Animal Health Council levy.

10 Subsection 14(2)

After "section 6 or 9", insert "(except so far as section 9 relates to paragraph 5(1)(g))".

11 After subsection 14(2)

Insert:

       (2A) Before making regulations prescribing a rate for the purposes of section 9 (so far as it relates to paragraph 5(1)(g)), the Governor-General must take into consideration any report relating to the proposed regulations made to the Minister by the executive of the Federation.