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Quarantine Charges (Imposition—Excise) Amendment Bill 2014

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2013-2014-2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE PARLIAMENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

 

 

 

 

 

SENATE

 

 

 

 

 

QUARANTINE CHARGES (IMPOSITION - GENERAL) AMENDMENT BILL 2014

QUARANTINE CHARGES (IMPOSITION - CUSTOMS) AMENDMENT BILL 2014

QUARANTINE CHARGES (IMPOSITION - EXCISE) AMENDMENT BILL 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADDENDUM TO THE

EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Circulated by authority of the Minister for Agriculture,

the Honourable Barnaby Joyce MP)

 



 

QUARANTINE CHARGES (IMPOSITION - GENERAL) AMENDMENT BILL 2014

QUARANTINE CHARGES (IMPOSITION - CUSTOMS) AMENDMENT BILL 2014

QUARANTINE CHARGES (IMPOSITION - EXCISE) AMENDMENT BILL 2014

 

 

 

This addendum sets out additional information which will be added to the Revised Explanatory Memorandum, to address recommendations made by the Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Bills in the Fourth Report of 2015

 

General Outline

At the end of the fourth paragraph, include the following text:

The Imposition Acts retain the safeguard that the Minister must be satisfied that the amount of the charge under each Act is set at a level that is designed to recover no more that the Commonwealth’s likely costs in connection with the matter.

 

 

Quarantine Charges (Imposition-General) Amendment Bill 2014

Clause 3 , Item 5

Replace all references to ‘section 628’ of the Biosecurity Act and replace with ‘section 592’.

 

Quarantine Charges (Imposition-Customs) Amendment Bill 2014

Clause 3 , Item 5

 

Replace all references to ‘section 628’ of the Biosecurity Act and replace with ‘section 592’.

 

Quarantine Charges (Imposition-Excise) Amendment Bill 2014

Clause 3, Item 4

 

Replace all references to ‘section 628’ of the Biosecurity Act and replace with ‘section 592’.