The Customs and Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill, 2020

Parliamentary Period: 
Fifth Session of the Twelfth Assembly

The object of this Bill is to amend the Customs and Excise Act so as to—

(a) reduce the customs duty on selected agriculture equipment and inputs;

(b) increase the customs duty on selected agriculture products; (c) provide for a deduction mechanism for excise duty paid

on airtime by service providers;

(d) provide for a time frame for pre-clearance for imported goods through a customs aerodrome;

(e) remove the customs duty on copper ores and concentrates; (f) introduce selected goods surtax on imported ethyl alcohol; (g) introduce excise duty on reconstituted milk; and
(h) provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing

Bill Stage: 
First Reading
Second Reading
Committee Stage
Report Stage
Third Reading