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This instrument prescribes the Supporting Agricultural Showmen and Women Program (the program). It will provide agricultural show businesses with the assistance they need to meet the challenges posed by COVID-19 because they will play a critical role in supporting regional communities recover from COVID-19. The program will provide support for operational costs including rental assistance and Showmen’s Guild fees.
Administered by: Industry, Science and Resources
Registered 15 Nov 2021
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Tabled HR22-Nov-2021
Tabled Senate22-Nov-2021
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Industry Research and Development (Supporting Agricultural Showmen and Women Program) Instrument 2021

I, David Littleproud, as delegate of the Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, make the following instrument.

Dated 26 October 2021

David Littleproud

Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

4............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Prescribed program....................................................................................................... 1

6............ Specified legislative power............................................................................................ 2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Industry Research and Development (Supporting Agricultural Showmen and Women Program) Instrument 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

The day after this instrument is registered.

16 November 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 section 33 of the Industry Research and Development Act 1986.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Act means the Industry Research and Development Act 1986.

program: see subsection 5(1).

5  Prescribed program

             (1)  For the purposes of subsection 33(1) of the Act, the Supporting Agricultural Showmen and Women Program (the program) is prescribed.

             (2)  The program supports travelling show businesses to participate in agricultural shows by providing funding:

                     (a)  to the Victorian Showmen’s Guild to pay rental costs and ground administration fees charged by Australian agricultural show societies for the participation of travelling show businesses in agricultural shows; and

                     (b)  to Australian agricultural show guilds to pay for the guild fees of travelling show businesses.

             (3)  The purpose of the program is to alleviate the negative economic impact of the cancellation of, and restrictions imposed on, agricultural shows due to the coronavirus known as COVID‑19.

6  Specified legislative power

                   For the purposes of subsection 33(3) of the Act, the power of the Parliament to make laws with respect to enterprises and activities that are peculiarly adapted to the government of a nation and cannot otherwise be carried on for the benefit of the nation (see paragraph 51(xxxix) and section 61 of the Constitution) is specified.