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This Scheme amends the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Post-2005 Strategic Investment Program Scheme 2005 and makes it clear that eligibility to be paid an advance of a grant, does not of itself give rise to an entitlement to a grant; sets out the circumstances under which an entity may not make a request for an advance of a grant; expands the information required in support of requests for advances of grants; implements minor and technical amendments; and amends Schedule 2 consequential to the Customs Tariff Amendment (2007 Harmonized System Changes) Act 2006.
Administered by: DITR
Registered 29 Jun 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Aug-2007
Tabled Senate07-Aug-2007
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Post‑2005 Strategic Investment Program Scheme Amendment 2007 (No. 2)

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Strategic Investment Program Act 1999

I, IAN ELGIN MACFARLANE, Minister for Industry, Tourism and Resources, make this instrument under section 37ZF of the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Strategic Investment Program Act 1999.

Dated 28 June 2007

IAN MACFARLANE


  

  

1              Name of instrument

                This instrument is the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Post‑2005 Strategic Investment Program Scheme Amendment 2007 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Amendment of Textile, Clothing and Footwear Post‑2005 Strategic Investment Program Scheme 2005

                Schedule 1 amends the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Post‑2005 Strategic Investment Program Scheme 2005.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

  

[1]           After subsection 5.2 (3)

insert

         (4)   If:

                (a)    an entity requests an advance of a grant; and

               (b)    the entity is eligible for an advance of a grant;

the entity’s eligibility does not, of itself, give rise to an entitlement to a grant.

[2]           Subsection 5.5 (2)

substitute

         (2)   An entity may not make a request for an advance of a grant if the entity:

                (a)    has previously been paid an advance of a grant for a program year but has not made a claim, under Part 6, for the grant; or

               (b)    has previously been paid an advance of a grant for a program year and has made a claim, under Part 6, for the grant, but has not been paid the grant under that Part; or

                (c)    has previously been paid an advance of a grant for a program year and has been paid a grant under Part 6 for that year, but:

                          (i)    the amount of the advance exceeded the amount of the grant; and

                         (ii)    the amount of the excess has not been repaid by the entity to the Commonwealth; or

               (d)    has incurred a scheme debt and that debt has not been discharged (regardless of the circumstances).

[3]           Section 5.6

substitute

5.6           Information in support of requests for advances of grants

                For paragraph 5.5 (5) (c), the documents and information are the following:

                (a)    a detailed description of eligible TCF activities:

                          (i)    carried on in the program year; and

                         (ii)    in respect of which the request is made;

               (b)    a statement of eligible expenditure incurred by the entity in the program year in respect of which the request is made;

                (c)    a statement of the total eligible revenue derived by the entity in the program year in respect of which the request is made;

               (d)    a written statement by the entity to the effect that, in the entity’s opinion, the total of advances of a grant for which the entity is applying would not exceed the entity’s grant eligibility amount for the program year in respect of which the request is made.

Note   For the entity’s grant eligibility amount, see section 6.19.

[4]           Subsection 5.11 (2)

substitute

         (2)   Without limiting the application of other provisions in the TCF Post‑2005 (SIP) Scheme, in deciding the amount of an advance, as far as applicable, sections 5.6 to 5.8 and 5.14 to 5.16 must be taken into account.

[5]           Section 6.19, notes 1 and 2

substitute

Note   The total of the grant eligibility amounts determined under subsections 6.19 (2) to (5) before the application of subsection 6.19 (6) for all entities is the total for T6.19 in section 6.20.

[6]           Section 6.29, at the foot

insert

Note   If an entity has incurred a scheme debt in a previous program year, and the debt has not been discharged, the entity’s grant payment for the program year may be reduced by the amount of the TCF Post‑2005 (SIP) Scheme debt (see section 46 of the Act (Recovery by set‑off)).

[7]           Schedule 2, Part A

substitute

Part A          Finished Textile Manufacturing

 

This category consists of eligible TCF activities of a kind mentioned in Schedule 1 resulting directly and predominately in the manufacture of a product to which any of the following subheadings of Chapter 63 of Schedule 3 to the Customs Tariff Act 1995 apply:

·         6302.10.00 ‑ Bed linen, knitted or crocheted;

·         6302.21.00 ‑ Other bed linen, printed: of cotton;

·         6302.22.00 ‑ Other bed linen, printed: of man‑made fibres;

·         6302.29.00 ‑ Other bed linen, printed: of other textile materials;

·         6302.31.00 ‑ Other bed linen: of cotton;

·         6302.32.00 ‑ Other bed linen: of man‑made fibres;

·         6302.39.00 ‑ Other bed linen: of other textile materials;

·         6302.60.00 ‑ Toilet linen and kitchen linen, of terry towelling or similar terry fabrics, of cotton;

·         6302.91.20 ‑ Other goods, NSA, as follows: (a) face washers; (b) towels;

·         6303.12.10 ‑ Synthetic fibre curtains, knitted or crocheted;

·         6303.19.10 ‑ Other textile material curtains, knitted or crocheted;

·         6303.91.10 ‑ Cotton goods as follows: (a) bed valances (ruffles); (b) curtains;

·         6303.92.10 ‑ Synthetic fibre goods as follows: (a) bed valances (ruffles); (b) curtains;

·         6303.99.10 ‑ Other textile material goods as follows: (a) bed valances (ruffles); (b) curtains.

[8]           Schedule 2, Part C

substitute

Part C         Leather Manufacturing

 

This category consists of eligible TCF activities of a kind mentioned in Schedule 1 resulting directly and predominately in the manufacture of a leather product to which Chapter 41 or any of the following headings of Chapters 42 and 43 of Schedule 3 to the Customs Tariff Act 1995 apply:

·         4201 ‑ Saddlery and harness for any animal (including traces, leads, knee pads, muzzles, saddle cloths, saddle bags, dog coats and the like);

·         4202 ‑ Trunks, suit‑cases, vanity‑cases, executive‑cases, brief‑cases, school satchels, spectacle cases, binocular cases, camera cases, musical instrument cases, gun cases, holsters and similar containers, travelling‑bags, insulated food or beverage bags, toilet bags, rucksacks, handbags, shopping bags, wallets, purses, map‑cases, cigarette‑cases, tobacco‑pouches, tool bags, sports bags, bottle‑cases, jewellery boxes, powder‑boxes, cutlery cases and similar containers, of leather or of composition leather;

·         4205 – Other articles of leather or of composition leather;

·         4206 ‑ Articles of gut (other than silk‑worm gut), of goldbeater’s skin, of bladders or of tendons;

·         4301 ‑ Raw furskins (including heads, tails, paws and other pieces or cuttings, suitable for furriers’ use), other than raw hides and skins of 4101, 4102 or 4103;

·         4302 ‑ Tanned or dressed furskins (including heads, tails, paws and other pieces or cuttings), unassembled, or assembled (without the addition of other materials) other than those of 4303.