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SLI 2011 No. 194 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Regulations 2004 to remove the end date of the biodiesel grant in regulation 5, and also make other changes to facilitate the continuation of grants for biodiesel and renewable diesel.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 24 Oct 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-Oct-2011
Tabled Senate31-Oct-2011
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Treasury (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

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Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2011 No. 194

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Act 2004.

Dated 19 October 2011

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

BILL SHORTEN


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Regulations 2004

                Schedule 1 amends the Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Regulations 2004.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

 

[1]           Regulation 3, after definition of biodiesel blend

insert

duty rate means the excise duty rate for biodiesel.

[2]           Regulation 5

substitute

5              Start and end days for entitlements

         (1)   For paragraph 5 (1) (i) of the Act, this regulation sets out a requirement for a provisional entitlement to a cleaner fuel grant for fuel mentioned in an item of the table in subregulation (2).

         (2)   The qualifying time mentioned in paragraph 5 (1) (c) of the Act must occur:

                (a)    on or after the start day mentioned in the item; and

               (b)    before the end day (if any) mentioned in the item.

Item

Fuel

Start day

End day

1

Biodiesel blend

18 September 2003

2

Low sulphur PULP

1 January 2006

31 December 2007

3

Ultra low sulphur automotive diesel

1 January 2007

31 December 2008

         (3)   For paragraph 5 (1) (a) of the Act, the start day for fuel mentioned in an item of the table in subregulation (2) is the start day for that paragraph.

[3]           Regulation 6, formula

substitute

[4]           Regulation 6, definition of previous grant, notes

substitute

Note   A quantity of biodiesel might contain some components of biodiesel for which provisional entitlements arose before the qualifying time under section 5 of the Act.

[5]           Regulation 7, definition of biodiesel rate

omit

offset rate

insert

duty rate

[6]           Regulation 7, definition of biodiesel rate, note

omit

[7]           Regulation 7C, formula

substitute

[8]           Regulation 7C, definition of previous grant, notes

substitute

Note   A quantity of final fuel might contain some components of renewable diesel for which provisional entitlements arose before the qualifying time under section 5 of the Act.


Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.frli.gov.au.