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A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1901, and for related purposes
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Registered 10 Sep 2019
Introduced Senate 10 Sep 2019
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2019

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Customs Amendment (Safer Cladding) Bill 2019

 

No.      , 2019

 

(Senator Patrick)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1901, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                        3

 

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1901, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act is the Customs Amendment (Safer Cladding) 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.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted.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                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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  After section 51A

Insert:

51B  Importation of polyethylene core aluminium composite panels

             (1)  The importation into Australia of polyethylene core aluminium composite panels is prohibited.

             (2)  Polyethylene core aluminium composite panels are taken to be prohibited imports under the Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956.

2  Application

The amendments made to the Customs Act 1901 by this Schedule apply in relation to products imported on or after the day this item commences.