CUSTOMS ACT 1901
CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT 1995
BY-LAW No. 1303584
I, Geoff Johannes, delegate of the Chief Executive Officer, under section 271 of the Customs Act 1901 make the by-law set out in the Schedule below.
1. This by-law may be cited as Customs By-law No. 1303584.
2. This by-law shall take effect on and from 1 March 2013.
3. For the purposes of item 32 of Schedule 4 to the Customs Tariff Act 1995, fabrics classified under headings 5407, 5408, 5512, 5513, 5514, 5515 or 5516 in Schedule 3 are prescribed.
4. The application of item 32 to the goods in paragraph 3 is subject to the following conditions:
(a) the fabric must contain less than 20% by weight of wool;
(b) the fabric must be:
(i) multi-coloured woven;
(ii) printed; or
(iii) imported in widths not exceeding 76 cm; and
(c) the fabric must be used in the manufacture of:
(ii) neck ties; or
(iii) sets consisting of a neck tie and a decorative pocket handkerchief made from the same fabric.
5. For the purposes of paragraph 4, the following fabrics are not printed:
(a) fabrics printed with dyes, pigments or colours that are not fast to light or laundering;
(b) fabrics bearing designs of a utility nature, that is, not of an ornamental or decorative nature;
(c) fabrics printed to such a small degree or at such infrequent intervals that, having regard to the remaining area of the fabric, the printing is nominal.
6. For the purposes of paragraph 4, “used” does not include use as an interlining.
7. For the purposes of this by-law, the “Customs Tariff Act 1995” means the Customs Tariff Act 1995, as amended or proposed to be altered.
Dated this fourteenth day of February 2013.
Delegate of the
Chief Executive Officer