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Rural Research and Development Legislation Amendment Bill 2013

2013

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rural Research and Development Legislation Amendment Bill 2013

 

No.      , 2013

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to research and development in relation to primary industries, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments to repeal provisions relating to R&D Councils and R&D Funds      4

Plant Health Australia (Plant Industries) Funding Act 2002                              4

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989              4

Schedule 2—Amendments relating to change of Act name                        12

Dairy Produce Act 1986                                                                                            12

Fisheries Administration Act 1991                                                                         12

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                           12

Pig Industry Act 2001                                                                                                12

Plant Health Australia (Plant Industries) Funding Act 2002                            13

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            13

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991                            14

Schedule 3—Funding agreements                                                                               15

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            15

Schedule 4—Separately levied fisheries                                                                   16

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            16

Schedule 5—Matching voluntary payments                                                         23

Dairy Produce Act 1986                                                                                            23

Egg Industry Service Provision Act 2002                                                              23

Forestry Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2007         23

Pig Industry Act 2001                                                                                                24

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            24

Sugar Research and Development Services Act 2013                                         25

Wool Services Privatisation Act 2000                                                                    25

Schedule 6—Selection committees                                                                               26

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            26

Schedule 7—Delegations and directions                                                                  31

Part 1—Delegations                                                                                                      31

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997                                             31

Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000 31

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            32

Wool Services Privatisation Act 2000                                                                    32

Part 2—Ministerial directions                                                                                  33

Dairy Produce Act 1986                                                                                            33

Wool Services Privatisation Act 2000                                                                    34

Schedule 8—Marketing activities                                                                                37

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            37

Wool Services Privatisation Act 2000                                                                    40

Schedule 9—Miscellaneous amendments                                                                42

Egg Industry Service Provision Act 2002                                                              42

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            42

Schedule 10—Repeal of spent transitional, consequential and amending provisions       44

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989            44

Schedule 11—Contingent amendments relating to the Australian Grape and Wine Authority                 45

Part 1—Amendments relating to the Authority Selection Committee 45

Wine Australia Corporation Act 1980                                                                   45

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       48

Australian Grape and Wine Authority Act 2013                                                  48

 



A Bill for an Act to amend legislation relating to research and development in relation to primary industries, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Rural Research and Development Legislation Amendment Act 2013.

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 this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1 to 4

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 5, items 1 to 7

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 5, items 8 to 11

Immediately after the commencement of the provision(s) covered by table item 3.

 

5.  Schedule 5, item 12 to 14

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

6.  Schedules 6 to 10

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

7.  Schedule 11, Part 1

The later of:

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

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the Grape and Wine Legislation Amendment (Australian Grape and Wine Authority) Act 2013 .

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

 

8.  Schedule 11, Part 2

The later of:

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

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Grape and Wine Legislation Amendment (Australian Grape and Wine Authority) Act 2013 .

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

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be 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.