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Export Control (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2019

2019-2020

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

Export Control (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2020

 

No.      , 2020

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential amendments and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Export Control Act 2020 , and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Repeals of Acts                                                                                            3

Australian Meat and Live-stock Corporation Amendment Act 1990                 3

Australian Meat and Live-stock Legislation (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 1985    3

Australian Meat and Live-stock (Quotas) Amendment Act 1995                         3

Export Charges (Collection) Act 2015                                                                     3

Export Control Act 1982                                                                                             3

Export Control Amendment Act 1991                                                                       3

Export Control Amendment Act 2003                                                                       3

Export Control Amendment (Quotas) Act 2015                                                      3

Export Inspection Charges Collection Act 1985                                                   3

Export Inspection Charges Laws Amendment Act 1993                                       3

Export Inspection (Establishment Registration Charges) Act 1985                   3

Export Inspection (Establishment Registration Charges) Amendment Act 2014                 4

Export Inspection (Quantity Charge) Act 1985                                                      4

Export Inspection (Quantity Charge) Amendment Act 2014                                4

Export Inspection (Service Charge) Act 1985                                                        4

Export Inspection (Service Charge) Amendment Act 2014                                  4

Export Legislation Amendment Act 2014                                                                4

Schedule 2—Consequential amendments                                                                 5

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997                                               5

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905                                                               5

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                             5

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                         6

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999                    6

Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services Act 2000   6

Inspector-General of Live Animal Exports Act 2019                                             7

Regional Forest Agreements Act 2002                                                                     8

Wine Australia Act 2013                                                                                             9

Schedule 3—Application, saving and transitional provisions                    10

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                       10

Part 2—Exporting goods                                                                                            13

Division 1—Exemptions                                                                                            13

Division 2—Government certificates                                                                      16

Part 3—Accredited properties                                                                                 18

Part 4—Registered establishments                                                                        29

Part 5—Approved arrangements                                                                            39

Part 6—Export licences                                                                                               49

Division 1—Meat and live-stock                                                                             49

Division 2—Hardwood wood chips and other unprocessed wood                    53

Division 3—Other provisions                                                                                    58

Part 7—Export permits                                                                                                60

Part 8—Other matters relating to export                                                            63

Division 1—Notices of intention to export                                                             63

Division 2—Trade descriptions                                                                                64

Division 3—Official marks                                                                                       64

Division 4—Tariff rate quota orders                                                                       65

Part 9—Powers and officials                                                                                    66

Division 1—Audits                                                                                                      66

Division 2—Verifications in relation to compliance                                             67

Division 3—Powers of the Secretary                                                                       68

Division 4—Authorised officers                                                                               69

Division 5—Approved export programs                                                                 73

Part 10—Compliance and enforcement                                                              75

Part 11—Miscellaneous                                                                                               81

Division 1—Review of decisions                                                                              81

Division 2—Confidentiality of information                                                          81

Division 3—Cost recovery                                                                                        82

Division 4—Records                                                                                                   84

Division 5—Analysts and samples                                                                          84

Division 6—Forfeiture of goods                                                                               87

Division 7—Reports to Parliament about live-stock                                            88

Division 8—Miscellaneous                                                                                        89

Part 12—Transitional rules                                                                                        90

 

 



A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential amendments and transitional matters arising from the enactment of the Export Control Act 2020 , and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Export Control (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2020 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent .

 

2.  Schedules 1 to 3

At the same time as section 3 of the Export Control Act 2020 commences.

However, the provisions do not commence at all if that Act does not commence.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.