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Customs Tariff Amendment (Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement Implementation) Bill 2012


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Home Affairs

Summary

Introduced with the Customs Amendment (Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement Implementation and Other Measures) Bill 2012, the bill amends the Customs Tariff Act 1995 to give effect to the Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement by: providing free rates of customs duty for goods that are Malaysian originating goods; maintaining customs duty rates for certain Malaysian originating goods; and specifying excise equivalent duties on certain alcohol, tobacco and petroleum products.

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 01/11/12  
Second reading moved 01/11/12  
Referred to Federation Chamber 27/11/12  
Second reading debate 27/11/12  
Second reading agreed to 27/11/12  
Reported from Federation Chamber 27/11/12  
Third reading agreed to 27/11/12  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 28/11/12  
Second reading moved 28/11/12  
Second reading debate 29/11/12  
Second reading agreed to 29/11/12  
Third reading agreed to 29/11/12  
     
Assent 04/12/12 Act no.: 173 of 2012
     

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