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SR 1990 No 234 Regulations as amended, taking into account amendments up to SR 2001 No. 134
Administered by: Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Start Date 01 Jul 2001
End Date 01 Oct 2013
Date of repeal 01 Oct 2013
Repealed by Sugar Research and Development Services (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2013

SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990



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Sugar Research and Development Corporation Regulations 1990

Statutory Rules 1990 No. 234 as amended
made under the
Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989
This compilation was prepared on 1 July 2001
taking into account amendments up to SR 2001 No. 134
Prepared by the Office of Legislative Drafting,
Attorney-General's Department, Canberra


SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990
- REG 1
Name of Regulations [see Note 1]

These Regulations are the Sugar Research and Development Corporation Regulations 1990.

SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990
- REG 2
Commencement

These Regulations commence on 1 October 1990.

SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990
- REG 3
Interpretation

In these Regulations, unless the contrary intention appears:

Act means the Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989.

Corporation means the Corporation declared by regulation 4 to be established.

raw sugar means sugar whose sucrose content by weight in the dry state corresponds to a polarimeter reading of less than 99.5 degrees.

sugar cane means stalks (whether whole or not) of the sugar cane plant.

sugar industry means the industry in Australia concerned with the production and processing of sugar cane, and the distribution, storage, marketing and sale of raw sugar.

SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990
- REG 4
Establishment of the Corporation

For section 8 of the Act, an R and D Corporation to be known as the Sugar Research and Development Corporation is declared to be established in respect of the sugar industry.

SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990
- REG 5
Levy attached to the Corporation

(1)
For paragraph 5 (1) (a) of the Act, the levy imposed by clause 3 of Schedule 24 to the Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Act 1999 is attached to the Corporation.

(2)
For paragraph 5 (3) (a) of the Act, the whole of the levy is the research component of the levy.

(3)
For paragraph 5 (3) (b) of the Act, the sugar industry is the primary industry to which the levy relates.


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SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990
- REG 6
Gross value of production

(1)
For subsection 32 (2) of the Act, the Minister must determine the amount of the gross value of production of sugar cane, for a financial year (the relevant financial year), by using:

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where:

A is the estimated value of the sugar cane to be produced in the relevant financial year.

B is the value of the sugar cane produced in the financial year immediately before the relevant financial year (the previous financial year).

C is the value of the sugar cane produced in the financial year immediately before the previous financial year.

(2) In subregulation (1), a reference to the value of sugar cane produced, or to the estimated value of sugar cane to be produced, in a financial year is a reference to the production figure supplied by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics that shows:

(a)
the gross value of sugar cane produced that is cut for crushing by the sugar industry in that financial year; or

(b)
the estimated gross value of sugar cane to be produced that will be cut for crushing by the sugar industry for that financial year.

SUGAR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REGULATIONS 1990
Notes to the Sugar Research and Development Corporation Regulations 1990

Note 1

The Sugar Research and Development Corporation Regulations 1990 (in force under the Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989) as shown in this compilation comprise Statutory Rules 1990 No. 234 amended as indicated in the Tables below.

Table of Statutory Rules

Year and
number
Date of notification
in Gazette
Date of
commencement
Application, saving or
transitional provisions
1990 No. 234
12 July 1990
1 Oct 1990

2001 No. 134
20 June 2001
1 July 2001

Table of Amendments

ad. = added or inserted am. = amended rep. = repealed rs. = repealed and substituted
Provision affected
How affected
R. 1
rs. 2001 No. 134
Rr 3-5
am. 2001 No. 134
R. 6
rs. 2001 No. 134