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Quarantine Amendment Proclamation 1999

Authoritative Version
  • - F1999B00065
  • No longer in force
Proclamations/Other as made
This Proclamation amends the Quarantine Proclamation 1998 to update the list of permitted seeds (Sch 5) an importer may import without a permit and the lists of noxious plants (Sch 4, Pt 2) and diseases affecting animals (Sch 3) to reflect current quarantine concerns. Deletes provision specifying when a permit is to be produced to a quarantine officer. The requirements will now be set out in the permit to suit the circumstance of the permit. Amends Pt 7 to allow the importation (without a permit) of processed products wholly or partly of plant origin (such as tinned fruits). Inserts a provision to allow the importation of limited quantities of articles for personal therapeutic use without a permit.
Administered by: Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Jun-1999
Tabled Senate21-Jun-1999
Gazetted 04 May 1999
Date of repeal 19 Jul 2013
Repealed by Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013
Enabled by
Authoritative version Quarantine Act 1908
C1908A00003No. 3, 1908