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Export Legislation Amendment Bill 2014


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Portfolio
Agriculture

Summary

Part of a package of four bills in relation to certain export services, the bill amends the: Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997 to enable the recovery of costs relating to certain services, such as issuing quota certificates, for export quota administered by other countries; Export Control Act 1982 to expedite warrants granted by telephone or other electronic means; Export Inspection and Meat Charges Collection Act 1985 to: remove the definitions of all prescribed commodities and to replace the definition of “prescribed commodity” with “prescribed good” to provide for consistency with the Export Control Act 1982; require returns to be made for each month in which permits are granted or export inspection services are conducted; and remove references to the Australian Quarantine Inspection Service; and Imported Food Control Act 1992 to remove references to the Australian Quarantine Inspection Service.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 27/03/14  
Second reading moved 27/03/14  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes