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					Tradex Duty Imposition (Customs) Act
1999

No. 186, 1999
Tradex Duty Imposition (Customs) Act
1999

No. 186, 1999




An Act to impose the tax payable under section 21
of the Tradex Scheme Act 1999, so far as that tax is
a duty of customs
Contents
                 1        Short title ...........................................................................................1
                 2        Commencement.................................................................................2
                 3        Imposition of tradex duty ..................................................................2
                 4        Amount of tradex duty.......................................................................2
                 5        Act does not impose tax on property of a State .................................2




i   Tradex Duty Imposition (Customs) Act 1999                  No. 186, 1999
Tradex Duty Imposition (Customs) Act
1999

No. 186, 1999




An Act to impose the tax payable under section 21
of the Tradex Scheme Act 1999, so far as that tax is
a duty of customs
[Assented to 23 December 1999]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:
1 Short title
           This Act may be cited as the Tradex Duty Imposition (Customs)
           Act 1999.




                      Tradex Duty Imposition (Customs) Act 1999   No. 186, 1999   1
Section 2

2 Commencement
            This Act commences on the day on which the Tradex Scheme Act
            1999 commences.

3 Imposition of tradex duty
        (1) The tax known as tradex duty that is payable under section 21 of
            the Tradex Scheme Act 1999 is imposed by this section.
        (2) This section imposes the tax known as tradex duty only so far as
            that tax is a duty of customs within the meaning of section 55 of
            the Constitution.

4 Amount of tradex duty
            The amount of the tradex duty imposed by this Act in respect of
            any goods is an amount equal to the duty of customs under the
            Customs Tariff Act 1995 that would have been payable in respect
            of the goods upon their entry for home consumption if the goods
            had not been entered under item 21A of Schedule 4 to that Act.

5 Act does not impose tax on property of a State
        (1) This Act does not impose a tax on property of any kind belonging
            to a State.
        (2) In this section:
            property of any kind belonging to a State has the same meaning as
            in section 114 of the Constitution.

[Minister’s second reading speech made in—
House of Representatives on 14 October 1999
Senate on 26 November 1999]




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