||Title:||DUTIABLE COMMODITIES ORDINANCE||Gazette Number:|
(1) Duty shall be assessed and payable on dutiable goods and refunded in respect of such goods at the rates and in the manner set out in Schedule 1.
(2) The Legislative Council may by resolution amend Schedule 1 and in particular, may amend it-
(a) to impose any duty on any dutiable goods or any class of dutiable goods;
(b) to increase, decrease, recast, abolish, vary, waive or remit whether generally or particularly any duty imposed therein to any extent whatever;
(c) to impose new duties on any dutiable goods or class of dutiable goods, including goods that are already in Hong Kong at the time such new duties are imposed; or
(d) to empower the Commissioner-
(i) to make refunds of duty in any particular case or generally;
(ii) to assess duty on any dutiable goods not specified in Schedule 1; or
(iii) to assess duty on a quantity, as specified in Schedule 1, of dutiable goods at a rate so specified.
(Replaced 66 of 1986 s. 5. Amended 46 of 1996 s. 4)