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Customs Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) Bill 2006


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Justice and Customs

Summary

Part of a package of 4 bills to replace the current system of fuel tax concessions with a single fuel tax credit system from 1 July 2006, the bill amends the Customs Act 1901 to: strengthen customs control over certain imported goods that are used in the manufacture of excisable goods; repeal the customs-related provisions of the fuel penalty surcharge legislation; and replicate certain provisions of the Spirits Act 1906 which is to be repealed by the proposed Excise Laws Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) Bill 2006.

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 11/05/06  
Second reading moved 11/05/06  
Second reading agreed to 25/05/06  
Third reading agreed to 25/05/06  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 13/06/06  
Second reading moved 13/06/06  
Second reading debate 15/06/06  
Second reading agreed to 19/06/06  
Third reading agreed to 19/06/06  
     
Assent 26/06/06 Act no.: 76 - Year: 2006
     

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

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Notes
  • An electronic version of this Act is available on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au)