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Pig Industry Bill 2001
Schedule  1 Amendments and repeals

Part 1 Amendments and repeals of Acts

Freedom of Information Act 1982

1  Division 1 of Part II of Schedule 2

Omit “Australian Pork Corporation, in relation to documents in respect of its commercial activities”.

Pig Industry Act 1986

2  The whole of the Act

Repeal the Act.

Pig Industry Act 200 1

3  Subsection 39(3)

Omit “Appeals”, substitute “Review”.

Primary Industries (Excise) Levies Act 1999

4  Clause 1 of Schedule 22 (definition of Corporation )

Repeal the definition.

5  Clause 1 of Schedule 22

Insert:

industry services body has the same meaning as in the Pig Industry Act 2001 .

6  Clause 1 of Schedule 22 (definition of R&D authority )

Repeal the definition.

7  Clause 1 of Schedule 22 (definition of R&D Corporation )

Repeal the definition.

8  Clause 1 of Schedule 22 (definition of R&D Council )

Repeal the definition.

9  Clause 1 of Schedule 22 (definition of R&D Fund )

Repeal the definition.

10  Clause 3 of Schedule 22 (notes 1 and 2)

Repeal the notes, substitute:

Note 1:       Paragraph (a) identifies amounts that are available for R&D payments under section 9 of the Pig Industry Act 2001 .

Note 2:       Paragraph (b) identifies amounts that are available for marketing payments under section 9 of the Pig Industry Act 2001 .

11  Subclause 5(1) of Schedule 22

Omit “R&D authority”, substitute “industry services body”.

12  Subclause 5(1) of Schedule 22

Omit “that authority”, substitute “that body”.

13  Subclause 5(2) of Schedule 22

Omit “Corporation” (first occurring), substitute “industry services body”.

14  Subclause 5(2) of Schedule 22

Omit “Corporation” (last occurring), substitute “body”.

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

15  Subsection 128A(4) (paragraph (m) of the definition of prescribed Commonwealth authority )

Repeal the paragraph.



 

Part 2 Repeal of regulations

Pig Research and Development Corporation Regulations

16  The Pig Research and Development Corporation Regulations

Repeal the regulations.



 

Part 3 Transitional and savings

17  Final annual reports for abolished bodies

(1)        For the final reporting period, the final directors of the Australian Pork Corporation must, in relation to that Corporation, prepare the report referred to in section 9 of the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 . The report must include the matters mentioned in section 34 of the Pig Industry Act 1986 .

(2)        For the final reporting period, the final directors of the Pig Research and Development Corporation must, in relation to that Corporation, prepare the report referred to in section 9 of the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 . The report must include the matters mentioned in section 28 of the Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989 .

(3)        For the purposes of this item, the final reporting period is to be treated as a financial year.

(4)        For the purposes only of preparing the report, the final directors are to be treated as continuing to be directors, and are entitled to receive the remuneration and allowances they would have been entitled to receive if the Corporation concerned had not been abolished.

(5)        The expenses (including remuneration and allowances) of preparation of the final reports are to be paid or discharged by the Commonwealth. The Consolidated Revenue Fund is appropriated for that purpose.

(6)        In this item:

director has the same meaning as in the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 .

final director means a person who was a director immediately before the transfer time.

final reporting period means the period that:

                     (a)  starts at the beginning of the financial year in which the transfer time occurred; and

                     (b)  ends immediately before the transfer time.