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MARKETING OF POTATOES ACT 1946


TABLE OF PROVISIONS

           Long Title

   PART I -- Preliminary  

   1.      Short title and commencement
            
   4.      Operation
            
   5.      Terms used
            
   5A.     Application of Act limited
            
   6.      Construction of Act

   PART II -- The Potato Marketing Corporation of Western Australia

           Division 1 -- Constitution and proceedings of the Corporation  

   7.      Corporation, name and membership of etc.
            
   9.      Corporation a body corporate; trading names
            
   10.     Corporation is not agent etc. of Crown
            
   11.     Members, remuneration of
            
   12.     Members, term of office of
            
   13.     Vacancies in office of member
            
   14.     Corporation’s acts etc. not invalid due to vacancy or defect in appointment
            
   15.     Meetings of Corporation
            
   16.     Protection of members and officers from personal liability
            
   17.     Meetings of Corporation, time and place of

           Division 2 -- Functions and general powers of Corporation  

   17AA.   Corporation to continue performing its functions for certain purposes
            
   17A.    Functions
            
   18.     Staff of Corporation, appointment of etc.; inspectors, functions of and obstructing etc.
            
   19.     General powers
            
   20.     Potato Marketing Corporation Account
            
   20A.    Directions by Minister to Corporation

   PART IV -- Marketing of potatoes  

   22.     Sale and delivery of potatoes regulated; evidentiary provisions
            
   22A.    Vehicles carrying potatoes, power to stop and search etc.
            
   22B.    Certain potato growing businesses to be registered; area licences, issue etc. of
            
   22C.    Registration, and area licensing, generally
            
   22D.    Cancelling or suspending registration or area licence
            
   23.     When Corporation has to or may accept delivery of potatoes
            
   24.     Delivery of potatoes to Corporation, effect of
            
   25.     Permits to buy, sell etc. potatoes, grant of
            
   26.     Marketing of potatoes, Corporation’s functions as to
            
   27.     Marketing pools
            
   28.     Domestic marketing pools, allocating entitlements for
            
   29.     Shortfalls for pools, Corporation’s powers in case of
            
   30.     Payments by Corporation for potatoes
            
   31.     When Corporation may refuse etc. to pay for potatoes
            
   32.     Payments by Corporation for ware potatoes for domestic market, determining amount of
            
   33.     Corporation may request carriers not to carry potatoes
            
   34.     Proceedings against Corporation restricted
            
   35.     Encumbrances on title to potatoes, grower etc. to notify Corporation etc. of
            
   36.     Liability of Corporation limited

   PART V -- Miscellaneous  

   37.     Financial Management Act 2006 and Auditor General Act 2006, application of
            
   38.     Minister to have access to information
            
   39.     Charge on proceeds of potatoes marketed
            
   40.     Infringement notices
            
   41.     Offences
            
   41A.    Offence by body corporate, liability of officers for
            
   41B.    Potatoes etc. impounded under Act, dealing with
            
   41C.    Labelling etc. on packages is proof of content etc.
            
   41D.    Proof that potatoes were for sale
            
   41E.    Proof of purpose
            
   41F.    Proof of licensing matters
            
   42.     Legal proceedings by Corporation, institution of
            
   43.     Regulations

   PART 6 -- Transitional provisions for Marketing of Potatoes Amendment and Repeal Act 2016  

   45.     Terms used
            
   46.     Former Corporation abolished
            
   47.     Existing employees
            
   48.     Transfer of contracts for services
            
   49.     Transfer of assets, liabilities, proceedings, remedies and immunities
            
   50.     Exemption from State tax
            
   51.     Closure of accounts
            
   52.     Agreements, instruments and documents
            
   53.     Completion of things commenced
            
   54.     Continuing effect of things done
            
   55.     Effect on other instruments, rights and obligations
            
   56.     Interpretation Act 1984 not affected
            
   57.     Transitional regulations
            
           Provisions that have not come into operation
           Defined terms
           

        [Heading inserted by No. 19 of 2010 s. 43(3)(a).]

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