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A Bill for an Act to make provision in relation to the repeal of the Import Processing Charges Act 1997, to impose charges in relation to that provision, to amend the Import Processing Charges Act 2001, and for other purposes
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Introduced HR 19 Jun 2002

Import Processing Charges (Amendment and Repeal) Bill 2002
First Reading

2002

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Import Processing Charges (Amendment and Repeal) Bill 2002

No. , 2002

(Justice and Customs)

A Bill for an Act to make provision in relation to the repeal of the Import Processing Charges Act 1997, to impose charges in relation to that provision, to amend the Import Processing Charges Act 2001, and for other purposes

Contents

1       Short title 1

2       Commencement 2

3       Schedule(s) 3

4       Definitions 3

5       Continued application of Charges Act after its repeal 3

6       Continued application of Charges Act during moratorium period 3

7       Imposition of charges 4

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Import Processing Charges Act 2001       5

A Bill for an Act to make provision in relation to the repeal of the Import Processing Charges Act 1997, to impose charges in relation to that provision, to amend the Import Processing Charges Act 2001, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title
        This Act may be cited as the Import Processing Charges (Amendment and Repeal) Act 2002.

2 Commencement
       (1) Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, on the day or at the time specified in column 2 of the table.

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1. Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent


2. Section 4

The earlier of:

(a) the commencement of section 5 of this Act; and

(b) the commencement of section 6 of this Act


3. Section 5

Immediately after the commencement of item 62 of Schedule 3 to the Customs Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2002


4. Section 6

At the same time as the commencement of item 1 of Schedule 4 to the Customs Legislation Amendment and Repeal (International Trade Modernisation) Act 2001


5. Section 7

The earlier of:

(a) the commencement of section 5 of this Act; and

(b) the commencement of section 6 of this Act


6. Schedule 1

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the Import Processing Charges Act 2001; and

(b) the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent


Note:       This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

       (2) Column 3 of the table is for additional information that is not part of this Act. This information may be included in any published version of this Act.

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.

4 Definitions
        In this Act:

Charges Act means the Import Processing Charges Act 1997.

Repeal Act means the Customs Legislation Amendment and Repeal (International Trade Modernisation) Act 2001.

5 Continued application of Charges Act after its repeal
       (1) This section applies if:

       (a) Schedule 4 to the Repeal Act commences under subsection 2(6) of that Act; and

       (b) at that time, not all of the items in Parts 2 and 6 of Schedule 3 to the Repeal Act have commenced.

       (2) Despite the repeal of the Charges Act, the Charges Act continues to apply as if the repeal had not happened, until all of those items have commenced.

6 Continued application of Charges Act during moratorium period
       (1) This section applies to a cargo report to which section 4 of the Repeal Act applies.

       (2) Despite the repeal of the Charges Act, the Charges Act continues to apply, in relation to cargo report processing charge in respect of the cargo report, as if the repeal had not happened.

       (3) This section does not limit the effect of section 5; nor does section 5 limit the effect of this section.

7 Imposition of charges
        To the extent necessary to give effect to sections 5 and 6 of this Act, charges of the kind mentioned in section 4 of the Charges Act are imposed.

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Import Processing Charges Act 2001

1 Paragraph 5(2)(a)

Omit all the words before "included in", substitute "for 21 or more self-assessed clearance declarations that are made by a cargo reporter in respect of reportable documents".