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These regulations repeal the Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry (Export Licensing) Regulations 1998 and makes consequential amendments to certain legislative instruments to support the commencement of the Export Control Act 2020 and subordinate instruments.
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Registered 25 Mar 2021
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Export Control Legislation (Repeals and Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2021

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 18 March 2021

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

David Littleproud

Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       2

Australian Meat and Live‑stock Industry (Export Licensing) Regulations 1998                      2

Schedule 2—Consequential amendments                                                                                          3

Australian Meat and Live‑stock Industry Regulations 1998                                                         3

Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958                                                                            3

Customs Regulation 2015                                                                                                                    3

Electoral and Referendum Regulation 2016                                                                                    3

Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Regulations 1999                                                                    3

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Regulations 1991                                       4

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Regulations 2001                                                                         4

Wine Australia Regulations 2018                                                                                                      4


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Export Control Legislation (Repeals and Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2021.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

At the same time as section 3 of the Export Control Act 2020 commences.

3 am (A.C.T.) 28 March 2021

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the following:

                     (a)  the Australian Meat and Live‑stock Industry Act 1997;

                     (b)  the Australian Meat and Live‑stock Industry (Repeals and Consequential Provisions) Act 1997;

                     (c)  the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918;

                     (d)  the Customs Act 1901;

                     (e)  the Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Act 1999;

                      (f)  the Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991;

                     (g)  the Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984;

                     (h)  the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000;

                      (i)  the Wine Australia Act 2013.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Repeals

  

Australian Meat and Live‑stock Industry (Export Licensing) Regulations 1998

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.

Schedule 2Consequential amendments

  

Australian Meat and Live‑stock Industry Regulations 1998

1  After regulation 3

Insert:

3A  Meaning of live‑stock

                   For the purposes of the definition of live‑stock in section 3 of the Industry Act, buffalo, camelids and deer are prescribed.

Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations 1958

2  Subregulation 5(3)

Omit “orders in force under the Export Control (Orders) Regulations 1982”, substitute “the Export Control Act 2020”.

3  Subregulation 5(4) (definition of Minister)

Omit “the Export Control Act 1982”, substitute “the Export Control Act 2020”.

Customs Regulation 2015

4  Paragraph 81(d)

Omit “the Export Control Act 1982”, substitute “the Export Control Act 2020”.

Electoral and Referendum Regulation 2016

5  Clause 1 of Schedule 1 (table item 13, column headed “Purpose”, paragraph (b))

Omit “Export Control Act 1982”, substitute “Export Control Act 2020”.

6  Clause 1 of Schedule 1 (table item 13, column headed “Purpose”, paragraph (c))

Repeal the paragraph.

Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Regulations 1999

7  Subclause 2(1) of Schedule 3 (definition of export licence holder)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

export licence holder means the holder of an export licence granted under section 191 of the Export Control Act 2020.

8  Clause 1 of Schedule 18 (definition of export licence holder)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

export licence holder means the holder of an export licence granted under section 191 of the Export Control Act 2020.

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Regulations 1991

9  Subclause 19A(1) of Schedule 7 (definition of export licence holder)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

export licence holder means the holder of an export licence granted under section 191 of the Export Control Act 2020.

10  Subclause 18A(1) of Schedule 27 (definition of export licence holder)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

export licence holder means the holder of an export licence granted under section 191 of the Export Control Act 2020.

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Regulations 2001

11  Subregulation 3(1) (definition of regional forest agreement)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

regional forest agreement means a Regional Forest Agreement within the meaning of the Regional Forest Agreements Act 2002.

12  Subparagraph 9(1)(b)(i)

Omit “regulation 4B of the Export Control (Unprocessed Wood) Regulations”, substitute “the Export Control (Wood and Woodchips) Rules 2021”.

Wine Australia Regulations 2018

13  Subsection 19(1) (example)

Omit “to which the Export Control (Organic Produce Certification) Orders applies”, substitute “that is prescribed organic goods under the Export Control (Organic Goods) Rules 2021”.

14  Subsection 19(1) (example)

Omit “organic produce certificate has been issued for the product”, substitute “organic goods certificate (within the meaning of those rules) has been issued for the product”.