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Australian Meat and Live-Stock Industry Regulations 1998

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SR 1998 No. 107 Regulations as amended, taking into account amendments up to SR 2002 No. 136
Registered 19 Mar 2010
Start Date 27 Jun 2002
End Date 17 Sep 2003

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Regulations 1998

Statutory Rules 1998 No. 107 as amended

made under the

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997 and the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry (Repeals and Consequential Provisions) Act 1997

This compilation was prepared on 27 June 2002
taking into account amendments up to SR 2002 No. 136

Prepared by the Office of Legislative Drafting,
Attorney-General’s Department, Canberra


Contents

Page

                        1  Name of Regulations [see Note 1]                                        3

                        2  Commencement [see Note 1]                                              3

                        3  Definition                                                                           3

                      3A  Quota fees                                                                         3

                        4  Prescribed industry bodies                                                  4

                        5  Gross value of production of the industry                              4

                        6  Payments that may be made by the marketing body             5

                        7  Industry bodies that may receive payments, assets and liabilities, or to which staff have transferred 6

Notes                                                                                                            7

 

 


  

  

1              Name of Regulations [see Note 1]

                These Regulations are the Australian Meat and Live‑stock Industry Regulations 1998.

2              Commencement [see Note 1]

                These Regulations commence when Part 3 of the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997 commences.

3              Definition

                In these Regulations:

Industry Act means the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997.

quota year means:

                (a)    for sheepmeat and goatmeat exports to the European Union — 1 January to 31 December; or

               (b)    for high quality beef exports to the European Union — 1 July to 30 June; or

                (c)    for beef exports to the United States of America — 1 January to 31 December.

3A           Quota fees

         (1)   For paragraph 28 (3) (b) of the Act, the fee payable by the holder of a quota on variation of the quota is 0.8 cents for each additional kilogram of quota entitlement allocated to the licensee in the quota year.

         (2)   The fee is payable to:

                        Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Australia

                        Quota Administration and Statistics Unit

                        GPO Box 858

                        CANBERRA ACT 2601

                        fax: 02 6272 4585.

4              Prescribed industry bodies

                For section 59 of the Industry Act, the following bodies are prescribed:

                (a)    the Sheepmeat Council of Australia Inc.;

               (b)    the Cattle Council of Australia Inc.;

                (c)    the Australian Lot Feeders Association;

               (d)    the National Meat Association of Australia;

                (e)    the Australian Meat Council Ltd;

                (f)    the Australian Livestock Exporters Council Limited;

                (g)    the Goat Industry Council of Australia;

                (h)    the Red Meat Advisory Council Limited.

5              Gross value of production of the industry

         (1)   For subsection 66 (4) of the Industry Act, the Secretary must determine the amount of the gross value of production of the industry for a financial year:

                (a)    if the determination is made before the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ABARE) provides figures showing the gross value of live-stock production for the previous financial year — in accordance with the formula:

; and

               (b)    if the determination is made after ABARE provides figures showing the gross value of live-stock production for the previous financial year — in accordance with the formula:

; and

where:

GVPI is the gross value of production of the industry for the financial year.

EGVLP1 is the estimated gross value of live-stock production for the financial year (calculated using figures provided by ABARE).

EGVLP2 is the estimated gross value of live-stock production for the previous financial year (calculated using figures provided by ABARE estimating the gross value of live‑stock production in that year).

GVLP2 is the gross value of live-stock production for the previous financial year (calculated using figures provided by ABARE).

GVLP3 is the gross value of live-stock production in the financial year before the previous financial year (calculated using figures provided by ABARE).

         (2)   For subregulation (1), the gross value of live-stock production in a financial year is an amount equal to the sum of the gross values of:

                (a)    cattle, sheep, lambs and goats slaughtered in that financial year; and

               (b)    cattle, sheep, lambs and goats exported live in that financial year; and

                (c)    sheep skins from which the wool has been removed in that financial year; and

               (d)    hides produced in that financial year.

6              Payments that may be made by the marketing body

                For paragraphs 67 (1) (c), 67 (2) (c) and 67 (3) (b) of the Industry Act, the following payments are prescribed:

                (a)    payments for a purpose connected with the setting of standards for meat classification and meat classification language for the industry;

               (b)    payments for the purpose of managing an industry-wide grading system;

                (c)    payments for the purpose of managing industry-wide meat safety and hygiene.

7              Industry bodies that may receive payments, assets and liabilities, or to which staff have transferred

                For Parts 3 and 4 of Schedule 5 to the Australian Meat and Live-Stock Industry (Repeals and Consequential Provisions) Act 1997, the following industry bodies are prescribed:

                (a)    Meat & Livestock Australia Limited;

               (b)    Australian Meat Processor Corporation Limited;

                (c)    Australian Livestock Export Corporation Limited;

               (d)    AUS-MEAT Limited;

                (e)    Red Meat Advisory Council Limited.


Notes to the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Regulations 1998

Note 1

The Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Regulations 1998 (in force under the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997 and the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry (Repeals and Consequential Provisions) Act 1997) as shown in this compilation comprise Statutory Rules 1998 No. 107 amended as indicated in the Tables below.

Table of Statutory Rules

Year and
number

Date of notification
in Gazette

Date of
commencement

Application, saving or
transitional provisions

1998 No. 107

27 May 1998

1 July 1998 (see r. 2 and Gazette 1998, No. GN22)

 

2000 No. 341

20 Dec 2000

20 Dec 2000

2002 No. 136

27 June 2002

27 June 2002

Table of Amendments

ad. = added or inserted      am. = amended      rep. = repealed      rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

R. 3..........................................

am. 2000 No. 341; 2002 No. 136

R. 3A........................................

ad. 2000 No. 341