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OZONE PROTECTION AMENDMENT BILL 1995
OZONE PROTECTION (LICENCE FEES--IMPORTS) BILL 1995
OZONE PROTECTION (LICENCE FEES--MANUFACTURE) BILL 1995

Order of the day read for the further consideration of the bills in

committee of the whole.

In the committee

OZONE PROTECTION AMENDMENT BILL 1995--

Consideration resumed of the bill--and of the amendments moved by

Senator Chamarette:

Schedule 1, page 17, after item 28 insert the following item:

"28A. Subsection 38(1):

After "uses scheduled substances' insert ", or was designed to use

scheduled substances'.".

Schedule 1, page 17, after item 28 insert the following item:

"28B. Subsection 38(2):

After "uses scheduled substances' insert ", or was designed to use

scheduled substances'.".

Schedule 1, page 17, after item 28 insert the following item:

"28C. Subsection 39(1):

After "contain scheduled substances' insert ", or were designed to use

such substances,'.".

Debate ensued.

Question--That the amendments be agreed to--put and negatived.

Senator Chamarette moved the following amendments together by leave:

Schedule 1, page 54, after item 51 insert the following item:

"51A. Subclause 1(2) of Schedule 4:

Add at the end:

"; (c) in the case of any scheduled substance--to the manufactureor

import of machinery after the commencement of the Ozone

Protection Amendment Act 1995.'.".

Schedule 1, page 54, after item 51 insert the following item:

"51B. Subclause 2(2) of Schedule 4:

Add at the end:

"; (c) in the case of any scheduled substance--to the manufactureor

import of equipment after the commencement of the Ozone

Protection Amendment Act 1995.'.".

Schedule 1, page 54, after item 51 insert the following item:

"51C. Subclause 3(2) of Schedule 4:

Add at the end:

"; (c) in the case of any scheduled substance--to the manufactureor

import of products after the commencement of the Ozone

Protection Amendment Act 1995.'.".

Schedule 1, page 54, after item 51 insert the following item:

"51D. Subclause 4(2) of Schedule 4:

Add at the end:

"; (c) in the case of any scheduled substance--to the manufactureor

import of products after the commencement of the Ozone

Protection Amendment Act 1995.'.".

Schedule 1, page 54, after item 51 insert the following item:

"51E. Subclause 5(2) of Schedule 4:

Add at the end:

"; (d) in the case of any scheduled substance--to the manufactureor

import of products after the commencement of the Ozone

Protection Amendment Act 1995.'.".

Schedule 1, page 55, item 52, proposed clause 7 of Schedule 4, omit

"stage-1 or stage-2" (wherever occurring).

Schedule 1, page 55, item 52, proposed clause 8 of Schedule 4, omit

"stage-1 or stage-2" (wherever occurring).

Schedule 1, page 55, item 52, proposed paragraph 9(a) of Schedule 4,

omit "CFC", substitute "scheduled substance".

Debate ensued.

Question--That the amendments be agreed to--put and negatived.

Senator Chamarette moved the following amendment:

Schedule 1, page 55, item 52, proposed clause 10 of Schedule 4, omit the

clause, substitute the following clauses:

Domestic refrigerators

" "10. A person must not manufacture or import domestic refrigeration

equipment if:

(a) the equipment is charged with a scheduled substance; or

(b) the equipment is designed or intended to operate with a

scheduled substance; or

(c) the equipment is insulated with foam manufactured with a

schedule substance.

Commercial or industrial refrigeration and commercial, industrial or

domestic air conditioning equipment

"10A.(1) A person must not manufacture or import commercial or

industrial refrigeration or commercial, industrial or domestic air

conditioning equipment if:

(a) the equipment is charged with a scheduled substance; or

(b) the equipment is designed or intended to operate with a

scheduled substance; or

(c) the equipment is insulated with foam manufactured with a

scheduled substance.

"(2) Subclause (1) applies as follows:

(a) in the case of a Part I, II, III, IV, VI or VII scheduled

substance--to the manufacture or import of equipment after the

commencement of the Ozone Protection Amendment Act 1995;

(b) in the case of a Part V scheduled substance--to the manufacture

or import of equipment after 30 June 1998.

"(3) Subclause (1) does not apply to refrigerated transport containers

engaged in international transport (including insulated shipping

containers and air freight containers to which refrigerated clip on

units are attached).

"(4) In subclause (3):

refrigerated clip on unit means a refrigeration unit that can be

attached to an insulated container where the container does not have an

integrated refrigeration system.

Air conditioning equipment for use in vehicles

"10B.(1) A person must not manufacture or import air conditioning

equipment for use in vehicles if:

(a) the equipment is charged with a scheduled substance; or

(b) the equipment is designed or intended to operate with a

scheduled substance.

"(2) Subclause (1) applies in the case of a scheduled substance--to

the equipment or import of machinery after the commencement of the

Ozone Protection Amendment Act 1995.'.".

Debate ensued.

Question--That the amendment be agreed to--put and negatived.

Senator Chamarette moved the following amendments together by leave:

Schedule 1, page 8, after proposed subsection 16(2) insert the following

subsection:

" "(2A) The Minister must not grant a controlled substances licence to

import or manufacture methyl bromide that extends after 30 June

2001.".

Schedule 1, page 12, item 27, proposed section 24, Table of HCFC

Industry Limits, items 6 to 11, omit the items, substitute the following

items:

"

6 2008, 2009 70

7 2010 0

".

Schedule 1, page 13, item 27, proposed section 25, Table of Reserve HCFC

Quota Limits, items 4 to 10, omit the items, substitute the following

items:

"

4 2006, 2007 25

5 2008, 2009 5

6 2010 0

".

Debate ensued.

Question--That the amendments be agreed to--put and negatived.

Senator Chamarette moved the following amendment:

Schedule 1, page 19, item 43, omit the item, substitute the following

items:

"43. Subsection 62(1) (penalty):

Omit the penalty, substitute:

"Penalty: 120 penalty units.'.

43A. Subsection 62(2) (penalty):

Omit the penalty, substitute:

"Penalty: 60 penalty units.'.

43B. Subsection 62(3) (penalty):

Omit the penalty, substitute:

"Penalty: 120 penalty units.'.

43C. Subsection 62(4) (penalty):

Omit the penalty, substitute:

"Penalty: 120 penalty units.'.

43D. Subsection 63 (penalty):

Omit the penalty, substitute:

"Penalty: 30 penalty units.'.

43E. Subsection 64(1) (penalty):

Omit the penalty, substitute:

"Penalty: 60 penalty units.'.".

Debate ensued.

Question--That the amendment be agreed to--put and negatived.

Bill agreed to.

OZONE PROTECTION (LICENCE FEES--IMPORTS) BILL 1995

OZONE PROTECTION (LICENCE FEES--MANUFACTURE) BILL 1995--

Bills, taken together and as a whole by leave, agreed to.

Bills to be reported without amendments or requests for amendments.

The Acting Deputy President (Senator Colston) resumed the Chair and the

Chairman of Committees (Senator Reid) reported accordingly.

On the motion of the Minister for the Environment, Sport and

Territories(Senator Faulkner) the report from the committee was adopted

and the bills read a third time.