Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 3) 2000

(116 of 2000)

An Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1995, and for related purposes

Assented to 7 September 2000

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

This Act may be cited as the Customs Tariff Amendment Act (No. 3) 2000.

2   Commencement

 

(1) Subject to subsections (2), (3) and (4), this Act commences on the day on which it receives Royal Assent.

      

(2) Schedule 1 is taken to have commenced on 15 December 1999.

      

(3) Schedule 2 is taken to have commenced on 10 March 2000.

      

(4) Schedule 3 commences 7 days after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

3   Schedule(s)

Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1   Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1995 having effect on and from 15 December 1999

1   The rates of duty in column 3 of each of the headings and subheadings of Schedule 3 that is included in the list below

Repeal the rates, substitute:

   

Free

List

     

1106.10.00

1106.20.00

1108.14.00

1108.20.00

1515.21.00

1702.11.00

1702.19.00

1901.10.00

1902.40.00

2003.20.00

2005.20.00

2005.51.00

2006.00.10

2006.00.31

2008.30.00

2008.91.00

2008.92.00

2206.00.20

2206.00.90

2515.20.00

2525.20.00

2525.30.00

2708.20.00

2833.23.00

2835.23.00

2835.24.00

2841.20.00

2841.30.00

2841.40.00

2841.61.00

2841.69.00

2841.70.00

2841.80.00

2841.90.00

2903.13.00

2903.14.00

2903.23.00

2903.41.00

2903.42.00

2903.43.00

2903.44.00

2903.45.00

2903.62.00

2903.69.00

2904.10.00

2905.14.00

2905.17.00

2905.43.00

2908.10.00

2908.20.00

2908.90.00

2916.32.00

2916.39.00

2917.31.00

2917.34.00

2917.37.00

2918.21.00

3204.14.00

3204.15.00

3206.30.00

3206.41.00

3206.42.00

3206.43.00

3206.50.00

3207.30.00

3207.40.00

3307.41.00

3404.20.00

3605.00.00

3702.20.00

3702.51.00

3702.56.00

3702.91.00

3702.92.00

3702.94.00

3702.95.00

3703.10.10

3812.20.00

3817.20.00

3823.70.00

3824.10.00

3824.20.00

3824.30.00

3824.50.00

3824.60.00

3824.71.00

3824.79.00

3902.20.00

3912.11.00

3912.12.00

3920.93.00

3920.94.00

4002.60.00

4013.20.00

4202.29.00

4202.32.90

4202.39.00

4412.92.90

4412.93.00

4417.00.00

4421.10.00

4503.90.00

4812.00.00

6601.91.00

6603.10.00

6603.20.00

6603.90.00

6801.00.00

6802.10.00

6802.22.00

6802.29.00

6802.92.00

6804.10.00

6804.23.00

6806.20.00

6807.90.00

6812.30.00

6812.40.00

6812.50.00

6812.70.00

6812.90.90

7002.32.00

7002.39.00

7004.20.00

7004.90.00

7011.10.00

7011.20.00

7011.90.00

7015.90.00

7019.32.00

7019.40.00

7201.50.00

7206.10.00

7210.20.00

7219.11.00

7219.14.00

7222.11.00

7227.10.00

7229.10.00

7314.13.00

7314.19.00

7315.20.00

7315.81.00

7323.91.00

7419.10.00

7603.10.00

7603.20.00

7612.10.00

8205.60.00

8301.50.00

8401.20.00

8407.31.00

8407.90.20

8430.10.00

8430.20.00

8437.90.00

8465.94.00

8465.95.00

8465.96.00

8468.10.00

8475.10.00

8479.20.00

8479.30.00

8505.30.00

8506.30.00

8506.60.00

8506.90.00

8510.10.00

8510.30.00

8510.90.00

8513.90.00

8516.32.00

8516.71.00

8519.10.00

8519.21.00

8519.29.00

8519.31.00

8519.39.00

8519.40.00

8520.39.00

8522.10.00

8527.12.00

8527.13.00

8527.32.00

8528.13.00

8528.22.00

8530.80.00

8531.10.10

8540.71.00

8540.81.00

8540.99.00

8547.20.00

8548.90.00

8701.10.00

8709.90.00

8715.00.00

9112.80.00

9113.20.00

9209.94.00

9503.50.00

9504.10.00

9506.12.00

9506.51.00

9506.59.00

9506.61.00

9601.10.00

9604.00.00

9606.22.00

9606.30.00

9608.31.00

9608.50.00

9613.10.00

9613.20.00

9613.30.00

9613.90.00

9614.20.00

9614.90.00

9615.19.00

9618.00.00

 

2   Subheadings 1701.99 to 1701.99.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

1701.99.00

--Other

Free

3   Heading 2706 and subheadings 2706.00.10 and 2706.00.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the heading and subheadings, substitute:

2706.00.00

TAR DISTILLED FROM COAL, FROM LIGNITE OR FROM PEAT, AND OTHER MINERAL TARS, WHETHER OR NOT DEHYDRATED OR PARTIALLY DISTILLED, INCLUDING RECONSTITUTED TARS

Free

4   Subheadings 2905.22 to 2905.29.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

2905.22.00

--Acyclic terpene alcohols

Free

2905.29.00

--Other

Free

5   Subheadings 2917.19 to 2917.20.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

2917.19.00

--Other

Free

2917.20.00

-Cyclanic, cyclenic or cycloterpenic polycarboxylic acids, their anhydrides, halides, peroxides, peroxyacids and their derivatives

Free

6   Subheadings 2918.22 to 2918.22.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

2918.22.00

-- o-Acetylsalicylic acid, its salts and esters

Free

7   Subheadings 3301.90 to 3301.90.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

3301.90.00

-Other

Free

8   Subheadings 3806.90 to 3806.90.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

3806.90.00

-Other

Free

9   Subheadings 4202.19 to 4202.19.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

4202.19.00

--Other

Free

10   Subheadings 4407.24 to 4407.24.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

4407.24.00

--Virola, Mahogany (Swietenia spp.), Imbuia and Balsa

Free

11   Subheadings 4407.26 to 4407.26.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

4407.26.00

--White Lauan, White Meranti, White Seraya, Yellow Meranti and Alan

Free

12   Subheadings 4407.29.9 to 4407.29.99 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

4407.29.90

---Other

Free

13   Subheadings 4407.92 to 4407.92.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

4407.92.00

--Of beech (Fagus spp.)

Free

14   Subheading 7014.00.10 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading.

15   Subheadings 7016.90 to 7016.90.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

7016.90.00

-Other

Free

16   Subheadings 7017.10 to 7017.10.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

7017.10.00

-Of fused quartz or other fused silica

Free

17   Subheadings 7115.90 to 7115.90.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

7115.90.00

-Other

Free

18   Subheadings 8407.32 to 8407.32.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8407.32.00

--Of a cylinder capacity exceeding 50 cm3 but not exceeding 250 cm3

Free

19   Subheading 8407.33.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading.

20   Subheading 8409.91.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading.

21   Subheadings 8460.90 to 8460.90.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8460.90.00

-Other

Free

22   Subheadings 8466.91 to 8466.91.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8466.91.00

--For machines of 8464

Free

23   Subheadings 8473.40 to 8473.40.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8473.40.00

-Parts and accessories of the machines of 8472

Free

24   Subheadings 8548.10.10 and 8548.10.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings.

25   After subheading 8548.10.30 of Schedule 3

Insert:

8548.10.90

---Other

Free

26   Subheadings 8708.29.10 and 8708.29.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.29.30

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

27   Subheadings 8708.31.10 and 8708.31.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.31.30

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

28   Subheadings 8708.40.10 and 8708.40.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.40.20

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

29   Subheadings 8708.50.10 and 8708.50.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.50.20

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

30   Subheadings 8708.60.10 and 8708.60.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.60.30

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

31   Subheadings 8708.70.10 and 8708.70.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal thesubheadings, substitute:

8708.70.30

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

32   Subheadings 8708.80.10 and 8708.80.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.80.30

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

33   Subheadings 8708.92.10 and 8708.92.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.92.30

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

34   Subheadings 8708.93.10 and 8708.93.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.93.20

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

35   Subheadings 8708.94.10 and 8708.94.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.94.30

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

36   Subheadings 8708.99.10 and 8708.99.20 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

8708.99.20

---For the tractors of 8701.10.00, 8701.30.00, 8701.90.1 or 8701.90.90

Free

37   Subheading 8714.99.00 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading, substitute:

8714.99.00

--Other

Free

38   Subheadings 9006.91 to 9006.91.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

9006.91.00

--For cameras

Free

39   Subheadings 9007.91 to 9007.91.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

9007.91.00

--For cameras

Free

40   Subheadings 9008.90 to 9008.90.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

9008.90.00

-Parts and accessories

Free

41   Subheadings 9109.19 to 9109.19.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

9109.19.00

--Other

Free

42   Subheadings 9114.90 to 9114.90.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

9114.90.00

-Other

Free

43   Subheadings 9616.10 to 9616.10.90 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheadings, substitute:

9616.10.00

-Scent sprays and similar toilet sprays, and mounts and heads therefor

Free

44   The Table in item 36 of Part III of Schedule 4

Repeal the Table, substitute:

Table

2836.20.00

2903.49.10

2905.12.00

2905.16.00

2905.19.10

2912.60.00

2915.70.00

2915.90.00

3503.00.10

3701.30.00

3701.91.00

3701.99.00

3702.32.00

3702.39.00

3702.44.00

3702.93.00

3814.00.00

     

45   The title 'Additional Note' in Chapter 57 of Schedule 3

Repeal the title, substitute:

Additional Notes.

46   After Additional Note 1 to Chapter 57 of Schedule 3

Insert:

2.-

For the purposes of 5703, the term “tufted” means tufting by any method, including hand tufting.

Schedule 2   Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1995 having effect on and from 10 March 2000

1   The Table in subsection 19(1) of the Principal Act

Repeal the Table, substitute:

Table of related Customs subheadings and Excise items

Column 1

Customs subheading

Column 2

Excise items

2203.00.10

1(C)

2206.00.11

2(O)

2206.00.12

2(G)

2207.10.00

2(O)

2208.20.10

2(A)

2208.20.90

2(G)

2208.30.00

2(D)

2208.40.00

2(F)

2208.50.00

2(G)

2208.60.00

2(G)

2208.70.00

2(G)

2208.90.00

2(G)

2401.20.00

6(B)

2401.30.00

6(B)

2402.10.20

7(A)

2402.10.80

7(B)

2402.20.20

8(A)

2402.20.80

8(B)

2403.10.30

6(A)

2403.10.70

6(B)

2403.91.00

6(B)

2403.99.20

9

2403.99.80

6(B)

2707.10.00

11(H)(1)(c)

2707.20.29

11(H)(1)(c)

2707.20.89

11(H)(1)(c)

2707.30.29

11(H)(1)(c)

2707.30.89

11(H)(1)(c)

2707.50.39

11(H)(1)(c)

2707.50.89

11(H)(1)(c)

2709.00.81

11(E)(2)

2709.00.89

11(E)(1)

2710.00.14

11(G)(3)

2710.00.15

11(G)(2)

2710.00.20

11(C)(2)(a)

2710.00.33

11(B)(1)(b)

2710.00.34

11(B)(2)(b)

2710.00.39

11(B)(2)(a)

2710.00.40

11(A)

2710.00.60

11(D)

2710.00.71

11(H)(2)(a)

2710.00.72

11(H)(2)(b)

2710.00.79

11(H)(2)(c)

2710.00.83

11(I)(2)(b)

2710.00.84

11(I)(3)(b)

2710.00.89

11(I)(3)(a)

2902.20.90

11(I)(3)(a)

2902.30.90

11(I)(3)(a)

2902.41.90

11(I)(3)(a)

2902.42.90

11(I)(3)(a)

2902.43.90

11(I)(3)(a)

2902.44.90

11(I)(3)(a)

3817.10.90

11(I)(3)(a)

2   Subheading 2902.20.00 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading, substitute:

2902.20

-Benzene:

 

2902.20.10

---In packages not exceeding 210 L, for use otherwise than as a fuel

Free

2902.20.90

---Other

$0.44137/L

NZ:$0.44137/L

PNG:$0.44137/L

FI:$0.44137/L

DC:$0.44137/L

3   Subheading 2902.30.00 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading, substitute:

2902.30

-Toluene:

 

2902.30.10

---In packages not exceeding 210 L, for use otherwise than as a fuel

Free

2902.30.90

---Other

$0.44137/L

NZ:$0.44137/L

PNG:$0.44137/L

FI:$0.44137/L

DC:$0.44137/L

4   Subheading 2902.4 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading, substitute:

2902.4

-Xylenes:

 

2902.41

-- o-Xylene:

 

2902.41.10

---In packages not exceeding 210 L, for use otherwise than as a fuel

Free

2902.41.90

---Other

$0.44137/L

NZ:$0.44137/L

PNG:$0.44137/L

FI:$0.44137/L

DC:$0.44137/L

2902.42

-- m-Xylene:

 

2902.42.10

---In packages not exceeding 210 L, for use otherwise than as a fuel

Free

2902.42.90

---Other

$0.44137/L

NZ:$0.44137/L

PNG:$0.44137/L

FI:$0.44137/L

DC:$0.44137/L

2902.43

-- p-Xylene:

 

2902.43.10

---In packages not exceeding 210 L, for use otherwise than as a fuel

Free

2902.43.90

---Other

$0.44137/L

NZ:$0.44137/L

PNG:$0.44137/L

FI:$0.44137/L

DC:$0.44137/L

2902.44

--Mixed xylene isomers:

 

2902.44.10

---In packages not exceeding 210 L, for use otherwise than as a fuel

Free

2902.44.90

---Other

$0.44137/L

NZ:$0.44137/L

PNG:$0.44137/L

FI:$0.44137/L

DC:$0.44137/L

5   Subheading 3817.10.00 of Schedule 3

Repeal the subheading, substitute:

3817.10

-Mixed alkylbenzenes:

 

3817.10.10

---In packages not exceeding 210 L, for use otherwise than as a fuel

5%

3817.10.90

---Other

5%, and $0.44137/L

NZ:$0.44137/L

PNG:$0.44137/L

FI:$0.44137/L

DC:$0.44137/L

Schedule 3   Amendment of the Customs Tariff Act 1995 having effect 7 days after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent

1   After the last rate of duty in subheading 9032.89.11 of Schedule 3

Insert:

 

From 1 January 2005

10%
DC:5%