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Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games)
Charges Bill 1997
Date Introduced: 26 November 1997
House: House of Representatives
Commencement: 1 July 1998
To impose charges for applications for classification of
publications, films and computer games and for related services
provided under the Classification (Publications, Films and
Computer Games) Act 1995.
Refer to the Digest for the Classification (Publications, Films
and Computer Games) Amendment Bill 1997.
Clauses 5-12 impose the charges payable for
applications for classification of publications, films and computer
games and for related services provided under the Principal Act.
The amount of these charges is specified in Schedules
From time to time, changes to the imposed charges will be
required in order to adhere to the policy of full cost recovery.
Clause 13 allows such changes to be made by
Mary Anne Neilsen
4 December 1997
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