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Egg Export Charges Act 1947

Act No. 77 of 1947 as amended, taking into account amendments up to Act No. 186 of 1973
Registered 25 Nov 2009
Start Date 11 Jan 1974
End Date 01 Jan 1985
Date of repeal 01 Jan 1985
Repealed by Egg Export Legislation Repeal Act 1984

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947 [Note: This Act is "repealed" by Act No. 159 of 1984]
(#DATE 14:12:1973)

Compilation Information

- Reprinted as at 14 December 1973

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

TABLE


EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973

TABLE OF PROVISIONS
Section
1. Short title
2. Definition
3. Charge on export of eggs
4. Exemption from charges
5. Regulations
6. Duration of Act

SCHEDULE

Charges on Export of Eggs

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - SECT. 1.
Short title.

SECT

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973

An Act to impose Charges upon the Export of Eggs.
Short title amended; No. 32, 1918, s. 2.
1. This Act may be cited as the Egg Export Charges Act 1947-1973.*

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - SECT. 2.
Definition.

SECT

2. In this Act ''eggs'' means hen eggs in shell and includes the following products of hen eggs, namely, liquid whole egg, liquid egg white, liquid egg yolk, dried whole egg, sugared dried egg and dried egg white.

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - SECT. 3.
Charge on export of eggs.

SECT

Sub-section (1) amended by No. 186, 1973, s. 2.
3. (1) Charges are imposed and shall be levied and paid on all eggs exported from Australia.
Amended by No. 186, 1973, s. 2.

(2) Subject to a lower rate being prescribed by the regulations, the rates of those charges shall be as specified in the Schedule.

(3) All moneys payable under this section in respect of any eggs shall be paid, on or before the entry of the eggs for export, to such officers in the respective States, or in the Northern Territory, as are prescribed.

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - SECT. 4.
Exemption from charges.

SECT

4. (1) The Governor-General may, from time to time, by order published in the Gazette, after report to the Minister by the Australian Egg Board constituted in pursuance of the Egg Export Control Act 1947, exempt any eggs from the charges imposed by or under this Act.

(2) Any exemption under this section may be unconditional or subject to such conditions as are specified in the order of exemption, and shall apply in respect of such period (if any) as is so specified.

(3) The Governor-General may, by order published in the Gazette, cancel any exemption made under this section of any eggs from the charges imposed by or under this Act, and thereupon those charges shall, from the date fixed by the order, become payable in respect of those eggs.

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - SECT. 5.
Regulations.

SECT

Amended by No. 186, 1973, s. 3.
5. The Governor-General may make regulations, not inconsistent with this Act, prescribing all matters which are by this Act required or permitted to be prescribed, or which are necessary or convenient to be prescribed, for carrying out or giving effect to this Act, and, in particular, after report to the Minister by the Australian Egg Board constituted in pursuance of the Egg Export Control Act 1947, for prescribing lower rates of the charges imposed on any eggs exported from Australia.

EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - SECT. 6.
Duration of Act.

SECT

6. This Act shall continue in force until a date to be fixed by Proclamation as the date upon which the Act shall cease to be in force.

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EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - SCHEDULE

SCH

Substituted by No. 186, 1973, s. 4.
SCHEDULE
Section 3 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Kind of Eggs Rate of Charge --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Eggs in shell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
12.5 cents per 30 dozen eggs Liquid whole egg . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.1 cents per kilogram Liquid egg white . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.1 cents per kilogram Liquid egg yolk . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.1 cents per kilogram Dried whole egg . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3.3 cents per kilogram Sugared dried egg . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.2 cents per kilogram Dried egg white . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6.6 cents per kilogram --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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EGG EXPORT CHARGES ACT 1947-1973 - NOTE


NOTE
1. The Egg Export Charges Act 1947-1973 comprises the Egg Export Charges Act 1947 as amended by the other Acts specified in the following table:
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Number Date of
Act and year Date of
Assent commencement
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Egg Export Charges Act
1947 No. 77, 1947 11 Dec 1947 8 Jan 1948
Egg Export Charges Act
1965 No. 137, 1965 18 Dec 1965 14 Feb 1966
Egg Export Charges Act
1973 No. 186, 1973 14 Dec 1973 11 Jan 1974
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