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Customs By-law No. 1303621

Authoritative Version
By-laws as made
This by-law applies to fabric for the manufacture of surgical or adhesive plaster
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 14 Feb 2013
Registered 25 Feb 2013
Tabled HR 12 Mar 2013
Tabled Senate 27 Feb 2013







BY-LAW No. 1303621



I, Geoff Johannes, delegate of the Chief Executive Officer, under section 271 of the Customs Act 1901 make the by-law set out in the Schedule below.




Item 32

Schedule 4


1.       This by-law may be cited as Customs By-law No. 1303621.


2.             This by-law shall take effect on and from 1 March 2013.


3.             For the purposes of item 32 of Schedule 4 to the Customs Tariff Act 1995, fabrics classified under headings 5407 or 5408 in Schedule 3 are prescribed.


4.       For the purposes of paragraph 3, “fabrics” do not include elastomeric fabrics weighing 510 grams per square metre or less.


5.             The application of item 32 to the goods in paragraph 3 is subject to the condition that the fabric is for use in the manufacture of surgical or adhesive plaster.


6.       The weight specified in paragraph 4 may have a tolerance of plus or minus 1 per cent when measured in accordance with Australian Standard AS 2001.2.13.


7.       For the purposes of this by-law, the “Customs Tariff Act 1995” means the Customs Tariff Act 1995, as amended or proposed to be altered.



Dated this fourteenth day of February 2013.



Geoff Johannes

Delegate of the

Chief Executive Officer