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Customs Amendment (Product Specific Rule Modernisation) Bill 2018


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Portfolio
Home Affairs

Summary

Amends the Customs Act 1901 to: streamline the way in which product specific rules of origin of the Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement, the Agreement Establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area, the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement and the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement are given effect domestically; and align the Act with certain free trade agreement provisions which have not yet been given force in domestic legislation.

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 19/09/18  
Second reading moved 19/09/18  
Second reading debate 16/10/18  
Second reading agreed to 16/10/18  
Third reading agreed to 16/10/18  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 17/10/18  
Second reading moved 17/10/18  
Second reading debate 03/12/18  
Second reading agreed to 03/12/18  
Third reading agreed to 03/12/18  
     
Finally passed both Houses 03/12/18  
Assent 10/12/18 Act no: 151 - Year: 2018
     

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)