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Excise Tariff Amendment (Tobacco Duty Harmonisation) Bill 2017


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Treasury

Summary

Introduced with the Customs Tariff Amendment (Tobacco Duty Harmonisation) Bill 2017, the bill amends the Excise Tariff Act 1921 to adjust the rate of excise duty on tobacco other than stick form over four years to align it with the amount of duty applying to the average per stick tobacco content of cigarettes.

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 01/06/17  
Second reading moved 01/06/17  
Second reading debate 08/08/17  
Second reading agreed to 08/08/17  
Third reading agreed to 08/08/17  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 08/08/17  
Second reading moved 08/08/17  
Second reading debate 10/08/17  
Second reading agreed to 10/08/17  
Third reading agreed to 10/08/17  
     
Finally passed both Houses 10/08/17  
Assent 15/08/17 Act no: 80 - Year: 2017
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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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)