This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force on 31 July 2012, replaces the Commodity Levies (Maize) Order 2006, which expires with the close of 30 July 2012.
This order imposes a levy on maize seed bought by growers from retailers (defined as collection agents in the order). The levy is payable to the Foundation for Arable Research Incorporated.
This order expires 6 years after it is made, by virtue of section 13(1) of the Commodity Levies Act 1990, unless it is revoked or extended before then.