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A Bill for an Act to amend the Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000, and for related purposes
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Introduced HR 14 Mar 2002

Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services (Amendment) Bill 2002
First Reading

2002

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services (Amendment) Bill 2002

No. , 2002

(Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry)

A Bill for an Act to amend the Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000, and for related purposes

Contents

1       Short title 1

2       Commencement 1

3       Schedule(s) 2

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000       3

A Bill for an Act to amend the Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title
        This Act may be cited as the Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services (Amendment) Act 2002.

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        Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000

1 After section 26

Insert:

26A Access to customs information
        Horticulture Australia Limited, in its capacity as the industry export control body, is taken to be a Commonwealth agency for the purposes of section 16 of the Customs Administration Act 1985.

Note:       Section 16 of the Customs Administration Act 1985 allows the Australian Customs Service to disclose information to Commonwealth agencies in certain circumstances.