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Customs Tariff Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2007

Type
Government
Portfolio
Justice and Customs
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Act
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the Customs Tariff Act 1995 as a result of the third review by the World Customs Organization of the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, by providing: a separate subheading for the chemical binapacryl; and duty free access for prepared culture media for the development or maintenance of viruses.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 30 May 2007
Second reading moved 30 May 2007
Second reading agreed to 08 Aug 2007
Third reading agreed to 08 Aug 2007
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 09 Aug 2007
Second reading moved 09 Aug 2007
Second reading agreed to 09 Aug 2007
Third reading agreed to 09 Aug 2007
Assent
  • Act no.: 133
  • Year: 2007
20 Aug 2007

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

No documents at present

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Text of bill

  • First reading: Text of the bill as introduced into the Parliament
  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
  • As passed by both houses: Final text of bill agreed to by both the House of Representatives and the Senate which is presented to the Governor-General for assent.

Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

Proposed amendments

Circulated by members and senators when they propose to make changes to the bill. For details about the outcome of proposed amendments please refer to either the Votes and Proceedings (House of Representatives) or the Journals (Senate).

Schedules of amendments

Schedules of amendments list amendments agreed to by the second house are communicated to the first house for consideration. Subsequent action by either house may also be included in a schedule.