Supplementary Order Paper No 82

No 82

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 17 July 2012

Dairy Industry Restructuring Amendment Bill

Proposed amendments

Hon David Carter, in Committee, to move the following amendments:

Clause 13: new section 150A

In new section 150A, insert as subsection (2) (after line 24 on page 15):

  • (2) For the purposes of this subpart, the setting of a base milk price provides for contestability in the market for the purchase of milk from farmers if any notional costs, revenues, or other assumptions taken into account in calculating the base milk price are practically feasible for an efficient processor.

Clause 13: new section 150C(1)

In new section 150C(1), delete paragraph (ba) (lines 25 to 27 on page 16).

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends new section 150A as inserted by clause 13 of the Bill by adding new section 150A(2). The purpose of the amendment is to make more explicit the meaning of contestability.