Customs and Excise Bill

  • enacted
2 Commencement

(1)

The following provisions of Schedule 3 come into force on the day after the date of Royal assent:

(a)

clauses 16 and 26(1) to (3):

(b)

Part 5.

(2)

Sections 113(3)(a), 114(6)(a), 115(5)(a), 116(6)(a), 117(3)(a), 139(7)(a), and 140(6)(a) come into force on—

(a)

the date that immediately follows the specified 6-month period; or

(b)

an earlier date specified by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

(3)

Subpart 3 of Part 5 comes into force as follows:

(a)

in relation to entries under section 89, on—

(i)

the date that immediately follows the specified 6-month period; or

(ii)

an earlier date specified by the Governor-General by Order in Council:

(b)

in relation to all other entries, on the specified date.

(4)

The rest of this Act comes into force on the specified date.

(5)

In this section,—

entries is to be read in accordance with the definition of entry in section 263

specified 6-month period means the 6-month period that starts with the specified date

specified date means the later of the following dates:

(a)

1 April 2018:

(b)

the date that immediately follows the 6-month period that starts with the date of Royal assent.

specified date means

(a)

the date that immediately follows the 12-month period that starts with the date of Royal assent; or

(b)

an earlier date specified by the Governor-General by Order in Council.