Save Search

Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document
National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Amendment Bill 1999

Bill home page  


Download WordDownload Word


Download PDFDownload PDF

1998-99

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Amendment Bill 1998

 

 

(Amendments to be moved on behalf of the Government)

 

(1)     Schedule 1, page 3 (after line 11), after item 2, insert:

2A  Paragraph 3(1)(c) of Schedule 1

Omit “that is not a leviable bobby calf”, substitute “(other than a head of lot-fed cattle or a leviable bobby calf)”.

2B  After paragraph 3(1)(c) of Schedule 1

Insert:

                    (ca)  32 cents per each head of lot-fed cattle or, if another rate (not exceeding 35 cents) is prescribed by the regulations, the other rate; and

[Clause 3 of Schedule 1 (cattle transactions)—rate of levy]

(2)     Schedule 1, item 3, page 3 (line 15), omit “$50”, substitute “$25”.

[Clause 1 of Schedule 2 (coarse grain)—definition of leviable amount]

(3)     Schedule 1, page 4 (after line 10), after item 6, insert:

6A  Clause 1 of Schedule 4 (definition of dried vine fruits )

Omit “dried currant grapes, dried sultana grapes or dried raisin grapes”, substitute “dried grapes”.

6B  Clause 1 of Schedule 6 (paragraph (a) of the definition of leviable amount )

Omit “$50”, substitute “$25”.

[Clause 1 of Schedule 4 (dried fruits)—definition of dried vine fruits]

[Clause 1 of Schedule 6 (grain legumes)—definition of leviable amount]

(4)     Schedule 1, page 4 (after line 17), after item 8, insert:

8A  Clause 4 of Schedule 10

Omit “producer of the chickens”, substitute “proprietor of the hatchery where the laying chickens are hatched”.

8B  Subclause 1(2) of Schedule 12

Repeal the subclause.

8C  Clause 1 of Schedule 13 (paragraph (a) of the definition of leviable amount )

Omit “$50”, substitute “$25”.

[Clause 4 of Schedule 10 (laying chickens)—payer of levy]

[Clause 1 of Schedule 12 (meat chickens)—meaning of meat chicken]

[Clause 1 of Schedule 13 (oilseeds)—definition of leviable amount]

(5)     Schedule 1, page 4 (after line 21), at the end of the Schedule, add:

10  Application of amendments

(1)       The amendments of Schedule 1 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to:

                     (a)  transactions entered into after the commencement of this item by which the ownership of cattle is transferred from one person to another; and

                     (b)  deliveries of cattle to processors after the commencement of this item; and

                     (c)  slaughter of cattle after the commencement of this item.

(2)       The amendments of Schedule 2 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to leviable coarse grain delivered or processed after the commencement of this item.

(3)       The amendments of Schedule 4 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to dried fruits received after the commencement of this item.

(4)       The amendments of Schedule 6 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to leviable grain legumes delivered or processed after the commencement of this item.

(5)       The amendments of Schedule 9 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to:

                     (a)  leviable horticultural products sold or used after the commencement of this item; and

                     (b)  leviable horticultural products presumed to be produced in Australia after the commencement of this item.

(6)       The amendments of Schedule 10 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to laying chickens hatched after the commencement of this item.

(7)       The amendments of Schedule 12 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to meat chickens hatched after the commencement of this item.

(8)       The amendments of Schedule 13 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to leviable oilseeds delivered or processed after the commencement of this item.

(9)       The amendments of Schedule 15 to the National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Act 1998 made by this Schedule apply to:

                     (a)  transactions entered into after the commencement of this item by which the ownership of sheep, lambs or goats is transferred from one person to another; and

                     (b)  deliveries of sheep, lambs or goats to processors after the commencement of this item; and

                     (c)  slaughter of sheep, lambs or goats after the commencement of this item.

[Item 10—application of amendments]