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Act No. 76 of 2019 as made
An Act to amend the Customs Act 1901 in relation to tobacco, and for related purposes
Administered by: Home Affairs
Originating Bill: Customs Amendment (Immediate Destruction of Illicit Tobacco) Bill 2019
Registered 03 Oct 2019
Date of Assent 02 Oct 2019
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Customs Amendment (Immediate Destruction of Illicit Tobacco) Act 2019

 

No. 76, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Customs Act 1901 in relation to tobacco, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

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

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 2

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                        3

 


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Customs Amendment (Immediate Destruction of Illicit Tobacco) Act 2019

No. 76, 2019

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Customs Act 1901 in relation to tobacco, and for related purposes

[Assented to 2 October 2019]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act is the Customs Amendment (Immediate Destruction of Illicit Tobacco) Act 2019.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this Act

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

3 October 2019

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3  Schedules

                   Legislation 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 1Amendments

  

Customs Act 1901

1  Subsection 206(2A) (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Prohibited psychoactive substances, tobacco products and prohibited serious drug alternatives

2  Paragraph 206(2A)(b)

After “prohibited psychoactive substance”, insert “, tobacco products”.

 

 

 

 

[Minister’s second reading speech made in—

House of Representatives on 4 July 2019

Senate on 9 September 2019]

 

(86/19)