Wine Act 2003

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Part 1 Preliminary provisions

2 Commencement


This Act comes into force on 1 January 2004, except for sections 123(1) and 124(2).


Section 123(1) comes into force on the close of 30 June 2005, or on such earlier date as the Governor-General may fix by Order in Council.


Section 124(2) comes into force on the close of 30 June 2004.


An order under this section is secondary legislation (see Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019 for publication requirements).

Legislation Act 2019 requirements for secondary legislation made under this section
PublicationPCO must publish it on the legislation website and notify it in the GazetteLA19 s 69(1)(c)
PresentationThe Minister must present it to the House of RepresentativesLA19 s 114, Sch 1 cl 32(1)(a)
DisallowanceIt may be disallowed by the House of Representatives LA19 ss 115, 116
This note is not part of the Act.

Section 2(2): section 123(1) brought into force, on 1 April 2005, by the Wine Act Commencement Order 2005 (SR 2005/28).

Section 2(4): inserted, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).