Bills Digest no. 59 1976
Apple and Pear Export Charge Bill 1976
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Apple and Pear Export Charge
Date introduced: 18
House: House of Representatives
Portfolio: Primary Industry
To impose a charge on exports of apples and
See Digest for Apple and Pear Levy Bill.
This Bill provides for the imposition of a charge on apple and
pears exported after 1 January, 1977. (clause 6 and 2). The Apple and Pear Export Charges
Act 1938 imposing the present levy is
repealed from that date. (clause 3)
The rate of the charge will be prescribed by the Government,
taking into account any recommendations of the Growers Association;
but will not exceed 6 cents per box of fruit (clause 7).
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