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Customs Charges and Levies Legislation Amendment (Sheep and Lamb) Bill 2020

Type
Government
Portfolio
Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Before Reps
Parliament no
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Summary

Introduced with the Excise Levies Legislation Amendment (Sheep and Lamb) Bill 2020, the bill amends the National Residue Survey (Customs) Levy Act 1998 and Primary Industries (Customs) Charges Act 1999 to align the definition of 'lamb' for the purposes of imposing certain levies and charges that are duties of customs with the definition used for export and industry purposes.

Progress

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 17 Jun 2020
Second reading moved 17 Jun 2020

Documents and transcripts

Text of bill

Explanatory memoranda

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.