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A Bill for an Act to increase the rate of renewable energy shortfall charge, and for related purposes
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Registered 18 Jun 2009
Introduced HR 17 Jun 2009

2008‑2009

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Renewable Energy (Electricity) (Charge) Amendment Bill 2009

 

No.      , 2009

 

(Climate Change and Water)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to increase the rate of renewable energy shortfall charge, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 1

3............ Schedule(s).......................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Renewable Energy (Electricity) (Charge) Act 2000         3

 


A Bill for an Act to increase the rate of renewable energy shortfall charge, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Renewable Energy (Electricity) (Charge) Amendment Act 2009.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day after 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                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 1Amendment of the Renewable Energy (Electricity) (Charge) Act 2000

  

1  Subsection 6(1)

Omit “$40”, substitute “$65”.

2  Application

(1)        The amendment made by item 1 of this Schedule applies in respect of a renewable energy certificate shortfall for the calendar years that fall during the period:

                     (a)  starting on 1 January 2010; and

                     (b)  ending on 31 December 2030.

(2)        In this item:

renewable energy certificate shortfall has the same meaning as in the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000.