Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

Primary content

Regulations as made
These regulations update codes and descriptions of regulated timber products as a result of changes made to the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, add a new country specific guideline for Thailand, remove the country specific guideline for the Solomon Islands and provide revised state specific guidelines for Tasmania and South Australia.
Administered by: Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
Registered 16 Dec 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Feb-2022
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2022
Date of repeal 08 Sep 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment (2021 Measures No. 1) 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 09 December 2021

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

David Littleproud

Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Part 1—Regulated timber products                                                                                                  2

Illegal Logging Prohibition Regulation 2012                                                                                 2

Part 2—Country and State specific guidelines                                                                           3

Illegal Logging Prohibition Regulation 2012                                                                                 3


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment (2021 Measures No. 1) 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.  Sections 1 to 4 and anything in this instrument not elsewhere covered by this table

The day after this instrument is registered.

17 December 2021

2.  Schedule 1, Part 1

1 January 2022.

1 January 2022

3.  Schedule 1, Part 2

The day after the end of the period of 2 months beginning on the day this instrument is registered.

16 February 2022

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 Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012.

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 1Amendments

Part 1Regulated timber products

Illegal Logging Prohibition Regulation 2012

1  At the end of Part 5

Add:

28  Application of amendments made by the Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment (2021 Measures No. 1) Regulations 2021

                   The amendments made by items 2 and 3 of Schedule 1 to the Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment (2021 Measures No. 1) Regulations 2021 apply in relation to the importation of a thing on or after 1 January 2022.

2  Clause 1 of Schedule 1 (table item 10)

Omit “4414.00.00”, substitute “4414”.

3  Clause 1 of Schedule 1 (table item 45)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

45

9403.91.00

OTHER FURNITURE AND PARTS THEREOF:

‑Parts‑Of wood

Part 2Country and State specific guidelines

Illegal Logging Prohibition Regulation 2012

4  Clause 2 of Schedule 2 (table item 6)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

6

Country specific guideline for Thailand, co‑endorsed by the Government of Australia and the Government of Thailand on 24 August 2021.

5  Clause 2 of Schedule 2 (note)

Repeal the note, substitute:

Note:          The country specific guidelines could in 2021 be viewed on the Department’s website (http://www.awe.gov.au).

6  Clause 3 of Schedule 2 (table item 4)

Omit “23 October 2014”, substitute “27 April 2021”.

7  Clause 3 of Schedule 2 (table item 5)

Omit “1 October 2014”, substitute “7 April 2021”.

8  Clause 3 of Schedule 2 (note)

Repeal the note, substitute:

Note:          The State specific guidelines could in 2021 be viewed on the Department’s website (http://www.awe.gov.au).