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Meat Inspection Arrangements Act 1964

Act No. 100 of 1964 as amended, taking into account amendments up to Act No. 91 of 1983
Registered 03 Dec 2009
Start Date 20 Dec 1983
End Date 04 Dec 1999
Date of repeal 06 May 2016
Repealed by Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2015) Act 2016

MEAT INSPECTION ARRANGEMENTS ACT 1964
- Reprinted as at 30 June 1985 (#DATE 30:06:1985)

*1* The Meat Inspection Arrangements Act 1964 as shown in this reprint comprises Act No. 100, 1964 amended as indicated in the Tables below.
Table of Acts
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Application,
saving
Number Date Date of or
transitional
Act and year of Assent commencement provisions
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Meat Inspection
Arrangements Act
1964 100, 1964 20 Nov
1964 20 Nov 1964
Long Service Leave
(Commonwealth
Employees) Act 1976 192, 1976 20 Dec
1976 20 Dec 1976 -
Public Service Acts
Amendment Act 1982 111, 1982 5 Nov
1982 S. 91: Royal
Assent (a) -
Statute Law
(Miscellaneous
Provisions) Act
(No. 2) 1983 91, 1983 22 Nov
1983 20 Dec 1983 -
----------------------------------------------------------------------------- (a) The Meat Inspection Arrangements Act 1964 was amended by section 91 only of the Public Service Acts Amendment Act 1982, sub-section 2 (1) of which provides that section 91 shall come into operation on Royal Assent.
Table of Amendments
ad. E added or inserted am. E amended rep. E repealed
rs. E repealed and substituted
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Provision affected How affected
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S. 3 . . . . . . . . am. No. 91, 1983
S. 4 . . . . . . . . rep. No. 91, 1983
S. 5 . . . . . . . . am. No. 91, 1983
S. 6 . . . . . . . . rep. No. 91, 1983
S. 7 . . . . . . . . am. No. 111, 1982
rep. No. 91, 1983
Ss. 8, 9 . . . . . . rep. No. 91, 1983
S. 10 . . . . . . . . rep. No. 192, 1976
S. 11 . . . . . . . . rep. No. 91, 1983
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MEAT INSPECTION ARRANGEMENTS ACT 1964 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

TABLE

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

Section

1. Short title

2. Commencement

3. Interpretation

5. Arrangement between Commonwealth and States and State meat authorities

MEAT INSPECTION ARRANGEMENTS ACT 1964 - LONG TITLE

SECT

An Act providing for Arrangements with the States and State Meat Authorities with respect to Meat Inspection

MEAT INSPECTION ARRANGEMENTS ACT 1964 - SECT 1
Short title

SECT

1. This Act may be cited as the Meat Inspection Arrangements Act 1964.*1*

SEE NOTES TO FIRST ARTICLE OF THIS CHAPTER .

MEAT INSPECTION ARRANGEMENTS ACT 1964 - SECT 2
Commencement

SECT

2. This Act shall come into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.*1*

SEE NOTES TO FIRST ARTICLE OF THIS CHAPTER .

MEAT INSPECTION ARRANGEMENTS ACT 1964 - SECT 3
Interpretation

SECT

3. (1) In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears-
"person employed by the Commonwealth" means an officer or employee of the Australian Public Service;
"State" includes the Northern Territory and Norfolk Island;
"State meat authority" means an authority that is constituted by or under a law of a State and is vested with powers and functions in relation to the slaughtering of live-stock;
"State meat inspector" means a person who is employed as a meat inspector by a State or a State meat authority or holds an appointment as a meat inspector under a law of a State.

MEAT INSPECTION ARRANGEMENTS ACT 1964 - SECT 5
Arrangements between Commonwealth and States and State meat authorities

SECT

5. (1) The Commonwealth may enter into an arrangement with a State or with a State meat authority with respect to the inspection of meat for or on behalf of the State or the State meat authority, or under a State Act, by persons employed by the Commonwealth.

(2) Without prejudice to the generality of sub-section (1), an arrangement under that sub-section with a State or with a State meat authority may make provision for or in relation to-
(a) the appointment of State meat inspectors to, and the employment of State meat inspectors in, the Australian Public Service;
(b) the payments to be made by the State or the State meat authority, as the case may be, to the Commonwealth for or in respect of the performance of work under the arrangement by persons employed by the Commonwealth; and
(c) any other matter incidental to or relating to the performance of work under the arrangement by persons employed by the Commonwealth.