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This determination sets out the definition of the term comliance period for the purpose of subsection 269T(1) of the Customs Act 1901.
Administered by: Industry, Innovation and Science
Registered 20 Dec 2013
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-Feb-2014
Tabled Senate11-Feb-2014

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

Customs Act 1901

 

Customs (Definition of “compliance period”) Determination 2013

 

 

 

I, Ian Macfarlane, Minister for Industry, make this determination under subsection 269T(1A) of the Customs Act 1901.

 

 

Dated  18th December 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 SIGNED: Ian Macfarlane

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Ian Macfarlane

Minister for Industry

 

 


Part 1        Preliminary

 

1.         Name

 

This instrument is the Customs (Definition of “compliance period”) Determination 2013.

 

 

2.         Authority

 

This instrument is made under subsection 269T(1A) of the Customs Act 1901 for the purposes of the definition of compliance period in subsection 269T(1).

 

 

3.         Commencement

 

This instrument commences on commencement of the Customs Amendment (Anti-dumping Measures) Act 2013.

 

 

 

Part 2        Definition of compliance period

 

1.         Definition of compliance period in subsection 269T(1)

(i)                 For subsection 269T(1) of the Customs Act, the term, compliance period, is defined to mean:

 

a.       the two most recent biennial periods, ending prior to the date of initiation of a countervailing investigation, in which a World Trade Organization (WTO) Member is obliged to make new and full notifications of subsidies to the WTO in accordance with the procedures adopted by the WTO Committee on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures.