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Radiocommunications (Transmitter Licence Tax) Amendment Bill 1999
Schedule 1 Radiocommunications (Transmitter Licence Tax) Act 1983


1  Title

Omit “ of the issue ”, substitute “ of the coming into force ”.

2  Paragraphs 6(3)(d) and (5)(b)

Omit “issue of the licence”, substitute “day the licence came into force”.

3  Paragraph 6(6)(b)

Omit “issue of the licence within 60 days after that day”, substitute “day the licence came into force within 60 days after that anniversary”.

4  Subsection 7(1)

Omit “the issue, the anniversary of the issue,”, substitute “the issue of a transmitter licence, the anniversary of a transmitter licence coming into force”.

5  Application of amendments

The amendments made by this Schedule apply in relation to the imposition of tax in respect of a transmitter licence, if both:

                     (a)  the relevant anniversary of the issue of the licence; and

                     (b)  the corresponding anniversary of the licence coming into force;


occur after the commencement of this item.



[ Minister’s second reading speech made in—

House of Representatives on 18 February 1999

Senate on 29 March 2000 ]