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Act No. 39 of 1993 as amended, taking into account amendments up to Act No. 94 of 2008
An Act to impose contributions payable under the Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Funds) Act 1993, so far as those contributions are duties of excise
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Registered 13 Oct 2009
Start Date 13 Oct 2009
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Protection of the Sea (Imposition of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Funds—Excise) Act 1993

Act No. 39 of 1993 as amended

This compilation was prepared on 13 October 2009
taking into account amendments up to Act No. 94 of 2008

The text of any of those amendments not in force
on that date is appended in the Notes section

The operation of amendments that have been incorporated may be
affected by application provisions that are set out in the Notes section

Prepared by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing,
Attorney‑General’s Department, Canberra

  

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title [see Note 1]........................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement [see Note 1].............................................................. 1

3............ Application of the Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Funds) Act 1993         1

4............ Imposition of contributions................................................................. 1

5............ Act does not impose tax on property of a State................................... 1

Notes                                                                                                                                               3


An Act to impose contributions payable under the Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Funds) Act 1993, so far as those contributions are duties of excise

1  Short title [see Note 1]

                   This Act may be cited as the Protection of the Sea (Imposition of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Funds—Excise) Act 1993.

2  Commencement [see Note 1]

                   This Act commences, or is taken to have commenced, as the case requires, on the commencement of Chapter 1 of the Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Funds) Act 1993.

3  Application of the Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Funds) Act 1993

                   Sections 4 and 5 of the Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Funds) Act 1993 apply in relation to this Act in a corresponding way to the way in which they apply in relation to that Act.

4  Imposition of contributions

             (1)  Contributions payable under the Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Funds) Act 1993 are imposed.

             (2)  This section imposes contributions only so far as those contributions are duties of excise within the meaning of section 55 of the Constitution.

5  Act does not impose tax on property of a State

             (1)  This Act does not impose a tax on property of any kind belonging to a State.

             (2)  In this section, property of any kind belonging to a State has the same meaning as in section 114 of the Constitution.


Notes to the Protection of the Sea (Imposition of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Funds—Excise) Act 1993

Note 1

The Protection of the Sea (Imposition of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Funds—Excise) Act 1993 as shown in this compilation comprises Act No. 39, 1993 amended as indicated in the Tables below.

Table of Acts

Act

Number
and year

Date
of Assent

Date of commencement

Application, saving or transitional provisions

Protection of the Sea (Imposition of Contributions to Oil Pollution Compensation Fund—Excise) Act 1993

39, 1993

15 Oct 1993

8 Jan 1995 (see s. 2 and Gazette 1994, No. S462)

 

Protection of the Sea Legislation Amendment Act 2008

94, 2008

3 Oct 2008

Schedule 1 (items 6–10): 13 Oct 2009 (see F2009L03731)


Table of Amendments

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

Provision affected

How affected

Title...................................

am. No. 94, 2008

Ss. 1, 2..............................

am. No. 94, 2008

Heading to s. 3................

am. No. 94, 2008

Ss. 3, 4..............................

am. No. 94, 2008