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Customs Legislation Amendment (Augmenting Offshore Powers and Other Measures) Bill 2006

2004-2005-2006

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Customs Legislation Amendment (Augmenting Offshore Powers and Other Measures) Bill 2006

 

No.      , 2006

 

(Justice and Customs)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to customs, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 3

Schedule 1—Search powers on certain ships and aircraft                            4

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          4

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                         4

Part 2—Amendments contingent on the Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Marking of Plastic Explosives) Act 2006                                                                                 11

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       11

Schedule 2—Agents and customs brokers                                                             12

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       12

Schedule 3—Recovery of duty                                                                                      13

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   13

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       13

Customs Legislation Amendment and Repeal (International Trade Modernisation) Act 2001        17

Part 2—Application and transitional provisions                                             18

Schedule 4—Treatment of certain information given to Customs          19

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       19

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to customs, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Customs Legislation Amendment (Augmenting Offshore Powers and Other Measures) Act 2006 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2. Schedule 1, Part 1

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3. Schedule 1, Part 2

The later of:

(a) immediately after the start of the 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 2 to the Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Marking of Plastic Explosives) Act 2006 .

However, the provision(s) do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

4.  Schedule 2

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

5.  Schedule 3, items 1 to 5

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

6.  Schedule 3, item 6

The later of:

(a) immediately after the start of the 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 5 to the Customs Legislation Amendment (Border Compliance and Other Measures) Act 2006 .

However, the provision(s) do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

7.  Schedule 3, items 7 and 8

The later of:

(a) the start of the 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 5 to the Customs Legislation Amendment (Border Compliance and Other Measures) Act 2006 .

However, the provision(s) do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

8.  Schedule 3, items 9 to 15

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

9.  Schedule 4

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.