tobacco plain packaging act 2011

(4)  If it is practicable to do so, before making the application, the authorised officer or person assisting must give notice to the occupier of the premises of his or her intention to apply for an extension. 27  Regulations may prescribe additional requirements. The retail packaging of tobacco products (within the meaning of any of paragraphs (a) to (d) of the definition of retail packaging) must not have any inserts or onserts, other than as permitted by the regulations. (3)  For the purposes of Part 3 of the Regulatory Powers Act, an authorised officer is both an authorised applicant and an authorised person in relation to evidential material that relates to a provision mentioned in subsection (1). •      A civil penalty order may be sought from the Federal Court of Australia for the contravention of a civil penalty provision. 148, 2011 15. (3)  To avoid doubt, any tobacco product requirement (within the meaning of paragraph (a) or (b) of the definition of, Implied freedom of political communication, Requirements for plain packaging and appearance of tobacco products, •      Division 3 of Part 2 allows additional regulations to be made in relation to the retail packaging and appearance of tobacco products. (2)  A person commits an offence if the person contravenes subsection (1). (c)  an information standard made under section 134, or declared under section 135, of Schedule 2 to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010, to the extent that the standard relates to the health effects of smoking or using tobacco products. Note 2:       Other grammatical forms of the word package (such as packaged) have a corresponding meaning (see section 18A of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901). Note:          Subsection 75(3) of the Regulatory Powers Act confers protection and immunity on a judge exercising the powers of an issuing officer. (4)  For the purposes of subsection (3), strict liability applies to paragraphs (1)(b) and (c). (2)  The authorised officer may, by written notice given to the person, require the person: (a)  to give any such information to a specified authorised officer; or, (b)  to produce any such document to a specified authorised officer; or. (5)  A person commits an offence of strict liability if the person contravenes subsection (1). (iii)  the relevant person does not offer the product for retail sale; Note:          A defendant bears an evidential burden in relation to the matters in subsection (1) (see subsection 13.3(3) of the Criminal Code). (ii)  who has responsibilities in relation to health matters or in relation to compliance and enforcement in tobacco control matters; (d)  a member of the police force or police service of a State or Territory. All tobacco products sold in Australia have been required to comply with the legislation since December 2012. An authorised officer who is executing a warrant must be in possession of: (a)  the warrant issued by the issuing officer under section 75 (ordinary warrants), or a copy of the warrant as so issued; or. 93  Criminal proceedings during civil proceedings. Note:          For the definition of tobacco advertising and promotion, see section 4. Note:          See section 50 in relation to the physical elements of the offence. (1)  The Secretary may, in writing, delegate to an SES employee, or acting SES employee, in the Department all or any of the Secretary’s powers or functions under this Act. (3)  An authorised officer is appointed for the period specified in the instrument of appointment. The authorised officer may be assisted by other persons if that assistance is necessary and reasonable. means any thing affixed or otherwise attached to packaging (within the ordinary meaning of the word), but does not include the lining of a cigarette pack if the lining complies with the requirements of this Act. (1)  This section applies to the following things: (a)  all outer surfaces and inner surfaces of the retail packaging of tobacco products (within the meaning of paragraph (a) or (b) of the definition of retail packaging); (b)  both sides of any lining of a cigarette pack. (4)  The issuing officer may complete and sign the same warrant that would have been issued under section 75 if the issuing officer is satisfied that there are reasonable grounds for doing so: (a)  after considering the terms of the information; and. (1)  Each civil penalty provision in this Act is enforceable under Part 4 of the Regulatory Powers Act. (4)  For the purposes of paragraph 100(1)(c) of the Trade Marks Act 1995, an opponent is taken to have rebutted an allegation if the opponent establishes that the registered owner would have used the trade mark in Australia on or in relation to the retail packaging of tobacco products, or on tobacco products, but for the operation of this Act. Chapter 2—Requirements for plain packaging and appearance of tobacco products. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law. 38  Purchasing non‑compliant tobacco products, 39  Manufacturing non‑compliant tobacco products, (a)  the person manufactures a tobacco product; and, Part 3—Offences and civil penalty provisions relating to constitutional corporations, 40  Selling or supplying tobacco products to a constitutional corporation in non‑compliant retail packaging. just terms has the same meaning as in paragraph 51(xxxi) of the Constitution. a tobacco product for sale has a meaning affected by subsection (2) of this section. Point-of-sale advertising provides an opportunity for the tobacco industry to communicate with current and potential smokers. of tobacco products that do not comply with the requirements (see Chapter 3). (3)  This section does not prevent the execution of the warrant in 2 or more areas of the premises at the same time. (b)  must not appear more than once on any of the following outer surfaces of the pack or carton: (i)  for a cigarette pack—the front, top and bottom outer surfaces of the pack; (ii)  for a cigarette carton—the front outer surface of the carton, and the 2 smallest outer surfaces of the carton; and, (c)  may appear only on the surfaces mentioned in paragraph (b); and, (d)  must appear across one line only; and. Compensation for damage to electronic equipment........................... 71, Division 4—Occupier’s rights and responsibilities                                     73, 67.......... Occupier entitled to observe execution of warrant............................. 73, 68.......... Occupier to provide authorised officer with facilities and assistance. 7 ([2005] ATS 7). cigarette means a roll of cut tobacco for smoking, enclosed in paper. (1)  The Governor‑General may make regulations prescribing matters: (a)  required or permitted by this Act to be prescribed; or. (1)  This section applies to the following things: (a)  all outer surfaces and inner surfaces of the retail packaging of tobacco products (within the meaning of paragraph (a) or (b) of the definition of retail packaging); (b)  both sides of any lining of a cigarette pack. If the compilation includes editorial changes, the endnotes include a brief outline of the changes in general terms. 94  Criminal proceedings after civil proceedings. 19  Colour and finish of retail packaging. (4)  A consent that is not limited as mentioned in subsection (3) has effect until the consent is withdrawn. Australia - Tobacco Plain Packaging Final Ruling. The person can choose to pay an amount as an alternative to proceedings being brought against the person in relation to the alleged contravention. 35.......... Manufacturing tobacco products that are packaged in non‑compliant retail packaging, 36.......... Certain supplies of tobacco products that have not been packaged for retail sale. (1)  This section applies to premises to which a warrant relates. (d)  a non‑presidential member of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal who: (i)  is enrolled as a legal practitioner of the High Court, or the Supreme Court of a State or Territory; and. Note:          The regulations might require the brand, business, company or variant name, or a relevant legislative requirement, to be a particular colour. the front outer surface of a cigarette carton, (a) in the same orientation as the health warning; and. Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history. •      Division 2 of Part 2 also prohibits trade marks from generally appearing on the tobacco products themselves. Note:          It is not necessary to prove a person’s state of mind in proceedings for a contravention of a civil penalty provision, except in limited circumstances (see section 98). Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 . (ii)  the relevant legislative requirements (other than the health warnings). (Division 2 of Part 2 of Chapter 5 has rules about bringing civil proceedings and criminal proceedings.). If it is necessary to do so, the authorised officer may apply for the warrant before the information is sworn or affirmed. Abstract Australia’s Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 (TPP) and corresponding regulations specify that tobacco products be packaged in a particular size box and be made of certain material. (1)  A person is not liable to have a civil penalty order made against the person for a contravention of a civil penalty provision if: (a)  at or before the time of the conduct constituting the contravention, the person: (i)  considered whether or not facts existed; and, (ii)  was under a mistaken but reasonable belief about those facts; and. (4)  An authorised officer may seize equipment or a disk, tape or other storage device as mentioned in paragraph (2)(a) only if: (a)  it is not practicable to put the evidential material in documentary form as mentioned in paragraph (2)(b) or to transfer the evidential material as mentioned in paragraph (2)(c); or. Manufacturers implemented enlarged graphic health warnings at the same time as plain packaging though they were free to introduce them earlier. Note 2:       Offences and civil penalties apply to the supply, purchase and manufacture etc. (1)  The Governor‑General may make regulations prescribing matters: (a)  required or permitted by this Act to be prescribed; or. Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. (b)  the person fails to comply with that subsection. 120, 2018, Registered:                                         14 November 2018, This compilation includes commenced amendments made by Act No. (b)  the person honestly and reasonably believed that the circumstances surrounding the present occasion were the same, or substantially the same, as those surrounding the previous occasion. In June 2011, Philip Morris International announced that it was using ISDS provisions in the Australia-Hong Kong Bilateral Investment treaty (BIT) to demand compensation for Australia's plain cigarette packaging anti-smoking legislation. (1)  A form of warrant duly completed under subsection 76(6) is authority for the same powers as are authorised by the warrant signed by the issuing officer under subsection 76(4). •      A person can be given an infringement notice for an alleged contravention of a strict liability offence. (d)  the authorised officer believes on reasonable grounds that it is necessary to seize the thing in order to prevent its concealment, loss or destruction. (i)  discouraging people from taking up smoking, or using tobacco products; and, (ii)  encouraging people to give up smoking, and to stop using tobacco products; and, (iii)  discouraging people who have given up smoking, or who have stopped using tobacco products, from relapsing; and, (iv)  reducing people’s exposure to smoke from tobacco products; and. 36  Certain supplies of tobacco products that have not been packaged for retail sale. (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law. (2)  Subsection (1) does not apply to an individual who purchases the tobacco product for his or her personal use. (3)  A power exercised by a person assisting the authorised officer as mentioned in subsection (2) is taken for all purposes to have been exercised by the authorised officer. (b)  the occupier of the premises, or another person who apparently represents the occupier, is present at the premises. (5)  Subsections (1) to (4) also apply in relation to regulations made under the Trade Marks Act 1995 that: (a)  apply provisions of the Trade Marks Act 1995 that are affected by this section, including where the regulations apply those provisions in modified form; and. (b)  (other than when referring to a trade mark) does not include a trade mark. (1)  As soon as practicable after the end of each financial year, the Minister must cause to be prepared a report on: (a)  the number and nature of any contraventions of this Act occurring in the financial year; and. The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes. The Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization (WTO) 6.1.3.2.2 The reduced opportunity for products to … Act No. Note:          For requirements for brand, business, company or variant names, and relevant legislative requirements, see section 21. Note:          For strict liability in relation to a physical element of an offence, see subsection 6.1(2) of the Criminal Code. •      A civil penalty provision is enforceable under Part 4 of the Regulatory Powers Act (see section 85). Australia’s Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011; Ireland’s Public Health (Standardised Packaging of Tobacco) Act 2014; and the public consultation documents from the UK. Under plain packaging laws, all tobacco products must: be packaged in a certain colour. (b) in the centre of the outer surface of the pack or carton. In executing a warrant, an authorised officer, or a person assisting an authorised officer, may use such force against things as is necessary and reasonable in the circumstances. Federal Court means the Federal Court of Australia. (10)  The additional power mentioned in subsection (11) is taken to be included in the investigation powers under Part 3 of the Regulatory Powers Act as that Part applies in relation to evidential material that relates to a provision mentioned in subsection (1). (i)  specify the day (not more than 1 week after the issue of the warrant) on which the warrant ceases to be in force. 4 See JT Int'l SA v Commonwealth [2012] HCA 43 (Unreported, 5 Oct. 2012) (b)  (other than when referring to a trade mark) does not include a trade mark. cigarette carton means any container for retail sale that contains smaller containers in which cigarettes are directly placed. container includes (without limitation) any pack, carton, box, tin, packet, bag, pouch, tube or other container. (2)  If the Commonwealth and the person do not agree on the amount of the compensation, the person may institute proceedings in a court of competent jurisdiction for the recovery from the Commonwealth of such reasonable amount of compensation as the court determines. (2)  For the purposes of Part 5 of the Regulatory Powers Act, an authorised officer is an infringement officer in relation to the offences mentioned in subsection (1). authorised officer means a person appointed under section 81 as an authorised officer. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms. Note:          Chapters 3 and 5 contain the offences and civil penalty provisions for failing to comply with a tobacco product requirement. (b)  any person assisting the authorised officer; with all reasonable facilities and assistance for the effective exercise of their powers, and the effective performance of their functions and duties. (3)  A single infringement notice must relate only to a single contravention of a single provision. Date of Assent. (2)  The right to observe the execution of the warrant ceases if the occupier or other person impedes that execution. The retail packaging of tobacco products (within the meaning of any of paragraphs (a) to (d) of the definition of retail packaging) must not have any inserts or onserts, other than as permitted by the regulations. (1)  No trade mark may appear anywhere on the retail packaging of tobacco products, other than as permitted by subsection (3). Note:          For strict liability in relation to a physical element of an offence, see subsection 6.1(2) of the Criminal Code. (3)  Part 2 of Chapter 3 has, by force of this subsection, the effect it would have if its operation were, by express provision, confined to a person engaging in conduct to the extent to which the conduct takes place in the course of, or in relation to, constitutional trade or commerce. (1)  A reference in this Act to an outer surface of a cigarette pack (such as the front outer surface) is a reference to all of that outer surface, including the part of that outer surface that forms part of the flip‑top lid. Requirements for brand, business, company or variant names, the front outer surface of a cigarette pack, (a) horizontally below, and in the same orientation as, the health warning; and. (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Note:          The exemption operates for a period of up to 12 months (see subsection 46(4) of that Act). (1)  No trade mark may appear anywhere on a tobacco product, other than as permitted by the regulations. (1)  This Act binds the Crown in right of the Commonwealth, of each of the States, of the Australian Capital Territory, of the Northern Territory and of Norfolk Island. Note:          Part 3 of the Regulatory Powers Act creates a framework for investigating whether a provision has been contravened. A person is liable to a civil penalty if the person contravenes subsection (1). means any container for retail sale in which cigarettes are directly placed. Civil penalty:          2,000 penalty units. 42  Packaging tobacco products in non‑compliant retail packaging under a contract with a constitutional corporation, (b)  the product is packaged under a contract with a constitutional corporation; and. (a)  the person manufactures any of the following retail packaging of tobacco products: (ii)  a container for retail sale that contains or will contain smaller containers; (iii)  a plastic or other wrapper that covers or will cover a container or containers for retail sale; (iv)  a plastic or other wrapper that covers or will cover a tobacco product that is for retail sale; and, (b)  a tobacco product is packaged for retail sale in the retail packaging by another person; and. (5)  After completing and signing the warrant, the issuing officer must inform the authorised officer, by telephone, fax or other electronic means, of: (b)  the day on which, and the time at which, the warrant was signed. (b)  inform the occupier or other person of the rights and responsibilities of the occupier or other person under Division 4. 2 … constitutional corporation means a corporation to which paragraph 51(xx) of the Constitution applies. (1)  No trade mark may appear anywhere on a tobacco product, other than as permitted by the regulations. (2)  To avoid doubt, the contract may allow the purchaser to supply the tobacco product without having packaged the product for retail sale. If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history. Note:          For the requirements for wrappers, inserts and onserts, see sections 22 and 23. Dr Chipty analysed smoking-related data from the Roy Morgan Single Source Survey covering January 2001 to September 2015. (5)  An authorised officer to whom information or answers are verified or given may administer the oath or affirmation. 1) (Select Legislative Instrument 2012, No. Provisions subject to an infringement notice. Act No. (1)  If an authorised officer has reasonable grounds to believe that a person has contravened an offence of strict liability in Chapter 3, the authorised officer may give to the person an infringement notice for the alleged contravention. Note:          Loose tobacco for roll‑your‑own cigarettes is an example of processed tobacco. (2)  A person who prepares a report under subsection (1) must give a copy to the Minister. (7)  The authorised officer must comply with paragraph (6)(c) by the end of the day after the earlier of the following: (a)  the day on which the warrant ceases to be in force; (b)  the day on which the warrant is executed. Requirements for appearance of tobacco products. 148 of 2011 as amended, taking into account amendments up to Tobacco Plain Packaging Amendment Act 2018. (3)  A person who wishes to rely on subsection (1) or (2) in proceedings for a civil penalty order bears an evidential burden in relation to that matter. (f)  any onsert that is affixed or otherwise attached to the retail packaging of the tobacco product (within the meaning of any of paragraphs (a) to (d) of this definition). cigarette pack means any container for retail sale in which cigarettes are directly placed. All tobacco products sold in Australia have been required to comply with the legisl… The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law. (a)  require an infringement notice to be given to a person for an alleged contravention of an offence; or. The Bill mandates that retail packaging of tobacco products be a standard drab dark brown colour, with the exception of health warnings, the brand and variant name and any other relevant legislative requirements. (1)  Proceedings for a civil penalty order against a person for a contravention of a civil penalty provision are stayed if: (a)  criminal proceedings are commenced or have already been commenced against the person for an offence; and. Requirements for relevant legislative requirements (other than health warnings). (1)  The Secretary must issue an identity card to an authorised officer. (11)  The additional investigation power is the power to take samples of evidential material on premises entered under section 48 of the Regulatory Powers Act as that section applies in relation to evidential material that relates to a provision mentioned in subsection (1). Criminal proceedings may be commenced against a person for conduct that is the same, or substantially the same, as conduct that would constitute a contravention of a civil penalty provision regardless of whether a civil penalty order has been made against the person in relation to the contravention. Note:          This section does not apply to wrappers (see subsection (5)). Powers of a person assisting the authorised officer. Note:          Chapters 3 and 5 contain the offences and civil penalty provisions for failing to comply with a tobacco product requirement. Philip Morris Asia Limited is a company incorporated in Hong Kong. Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 No. 78 Offence relating to warrants by telephone, fax etc. 62  Details of warrant etc. (1)  If the operation of section 73 would result in an acquisition of property from a person otherwise than on just terms, the Commonwealth is liable to pay a reasonable amount of compensation to the person. (f)  the person affixes or otherwise attaches an onsert to the retail packaging of the tobacco product (within the meaning of any of paragraphs (a) to (d) of the definition of retail packaging). TABLE OF PROVISIONS Long Title CHAPTER 1--Preliminary PART 1--PRELIMINARY 1. (3)  To avoid doubt, for the purposes of sections 38 and 84A of the Trade Marks Act 1995, and regulations 17A.27 and 17A.42A of the Trade Marks Regulations 1995: (b)  the circumstance that a person is prevented, by or under this Act, from using a trade mark on or in relation to the retail packaging of tobacco products, or on tobacco products; are not circumstances that make it reasonable or appropriate: (d)  to revoke the acceptance of an application for registration of the trade mark; or, (e)  to register the trade mark subject to conditions or limitations; or. Civil penalty:          2,000 penalty units. (2)  The search powers include the following powers in relation to evidential material described in subsection (1) found in the exercise of the power under that subsection: (a)  if entry to the premises is under a warrant—the power to seize the equipment and the disk, tape or other storage device referred to in that subsection; (b)  the power to operate electronic equipment on the premises to put the evidential material in documentary form and remove the documents so produced from the premises; (c)  the power to operate electronic equipment on the premises to transfer the evidential material to a disk, tape or other storage device that: (i)  is brought to the premises for the exercise of the power; or. (1)  Without prejudice to its effect apart from this section, this Act also has effect as provided by this section. (2)  However, an authorised officer is not required to comply with subsection (1) if he or she believes on reasonable grounds that immediate entry to the premises is required: (a)  to ensure the safety of a person; or. (2)  A cigarette pack or cigarette carton must comply with the following requirements: (a)  the pack or carton must be rigid and made of cardboard, and only cardboard (subject to paragraphs (1)(b) and (3)(d)); (i)  each outer surface of the pack or carton must be rectangular; and. (n)  state that the person may make written representations to the Secretary seeking the withdrawal of the notice. The Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 and the Competition and Consumer (Tobacco) Information Standard 2011 have comprehensively altered the appearance of tobacco products in Australia. 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