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Customs and Other Legislation Amendment (Australian Border Force) Bill 2015
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2013-2014-2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Customs and Other Legislation Amendment (Australian Border Force) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to Customs and other legislation in relation to the enactment of the Australian Border Force Act 2015 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 3

Schedule 1—Amendments of Customs Act                                                             4

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                     4

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                         4

Part 2—Saving and transitional provisions                                                       92

Schedule 2—Repeal of Customs Administration Act                                   134

Part 1—Repeals                                                                                                             134

Customs Administration Act 1985                                                                         134

Part 2—Consequential amendments                                                                   135

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905                                                           135

Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000 135

Quarantine Act 1908                                                                                               136

Part 3—Saving provisions                                                                                        137

Schedule 3—Amendments of Migration Act                                                      139

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                  139

Schedule 4—Amendments of Work Health and Safety Act                     147

Work Health and Safety Act 2011                                                                         147

Schedule 5—Amendments of Acts referring to the Customs                   150

Air Services Act 1995                                                                                               150

A New Tax System (Wine Equalisation Tax) Act 1999                                      150

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006          150

Australian Crime Commission Act 2002                                                              151

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation Act 1987           151

Australian Postal Corporation Act 1989                                                            152

Civil Aviation Act 1988                                                                                           153

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905                                                           153

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                  154

Crimes Act 1914                                                                                                        154

Crimes (Currency) Act 1981                                                                                   158

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                         159

Customs Depot Licensing Charges Act 1997                                                      159

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999                159

Evidence Act 1995                                                                                                    160

Excise Act 1901                                                                                                         160

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                           161

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989                  162

Imported Food Control Act 1992                                                                          162

Independent National Security Legislation Monitor Act 2010                       163

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                       163

Major Sporting Events (Indicia and Images) Protection Act 2014                164

Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Act 2003                      164

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                  165

National Health Act 1953                                                                                       165

Navigation Act 2012                                                                                                166

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006                           169

Olympic Insignia Protection Act 1987                                                                 170

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                      170

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002                                                                                   170

Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986                                          171

Surveillance Devices Act 2004                                                                              171

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                        172

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                               174

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                175

Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984                                                                            176

Trade Marks Act 1995                                                                                             176

Schedule 6—Amendments of Acts referring to the CEO of Customs 177

A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999                                     177

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006          177

Australian Crime Commission Act 2002                                                              179

Australian Jobs Act 2013                                                                                        179

Clean Energy Regulator Act 2011                                                                        180

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905                                                           180

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                  181

Crimes Act 1914                                                                                                        184

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                         186

Customs Securities (Penalties) Act 1981                                                             186

Customs Tariff Act 1995                                                                                          186

Customs Undertakings (Penalties) Act 1981                                                       187

Excise Act 1901                                                                                                         187

Financial Transaction Reports Act 1988                                                            188

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                           189

Illegal » « Logging Prohibition Act 2012                                                                  189

Law Enforcement Integrity Commissioner Act 2006                                         190

Major Sporting Events (Indicia and Images) Protection Act 2014                192

Maritime Powers Act 2013                                                                                     196

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                        196

National Health Act 1953                                                                                       197

Olympic Insignia Protection Act 1987                                                                 198

Passenger Movement Charge Collection Act 1978                                           201

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002                                                                                   202

Psychotropic Substances Act 1976                                                                       204

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                        205

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                205

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                  206

Trade Marks Act 1995                                                                                             207

Schedule 7—Amendments of Acts referring to the Comptroller-General of Customs    211

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992              211

Remuneration and Allowances Act 1990                                                             211

Schedule 8—Contingent amendments                                                                    212

Australian Border Force Act 2015                                                                        212

Biosecurity Act 2015                                                                                                212

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                     212

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                  213

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979                                213

Schedule 9—Other application and transitional provisions                      216

 



A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to Customs and other legislation in relation to the enactment of the Australian Border Force Act 2015 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Customs and Other Legislation Amendment (Australian Border Force) Act 2015 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act 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 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1 to 7

At the same time as the Australian Border Force Act 2015 commences.

1 July 2015

3.  Schedule 8, items 1 to 3

The later of:

(a) immediately after the commencement of the Australian Border Force Act 2015 ; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 3 of the Biosecurity Act 2015 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

4.  Schedule 8, items 4 to 7

The later of:

(a) the start of 1 July 2015; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of item 7 of Schedule 1 to the Crimes Legislation Amendment (Psychoactive Substances and Other Measures) Act 2015 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

5.  Schedule 8, items 8 and 9

Immediately after the commencement of item 13 of Schedule 6 to the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fighters) Act 2014 .

1 July 2015

6.  Schedule 8, items 10 to 13

The later of:

(a) the start of 1 July 2015; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 2 to the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act 2015 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

7.  Schedule 9

At the same time as the Australian Border Force Act 2015 commences.

1 July 2015

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

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

3   Schedules

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