COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

 

 

The Constitution

 

Administrative Arrangements Order

 

 

 

 

I, Quentin Bryce AC CVO, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and under Chapter II of the Constitution, order that the Administrative Arrangements Order made on 18 September 2013 be amended as set out in the Schedule.

 

 

 

 

 

          Signed and sealed with the Great Seal

          of Australia on 3 October 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                Quentin Bryce

 Governor-General

 

 

By Her Excellency’s Command

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tony Abbott

Prime Minister

 


SCHEDULE

 

AMENDMENTS TO THE

ADMINISTRATIVE ARRANGEMENTS ORDER

 

PART 2 THE ATTORNEYGENERAL’S DEPARTMENT

Matters dealt with by the Department

 Add:   Native title

Legislation administered by the Minister

 Add:   Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984,

section 30

 Add:   Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976,

  sections 54C and 74A

Add:  Native Title Act 1993, except to the extent administered by the

Minister for Indigenous Affairs

 

PART 5 THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Matters dealt with by the Department

 Add:   Co-ordination of research policy in relation to universities

 Add:   Creation and development of research infrastructure

 Add:  Research grants and fellowships

 Omit:   Policy, coordination and support for international education

 Substitute: Policy, coordination and support for international education and

research engagement

Legislation administered by the Minister

 Add:   Australian Research Council Act 2001

Add:   Australian Research Council (Consequential and Transitional

Provisions) Act 2001

PART 6 THE DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT

Matters dealt with by the Department

Omit:  Migrant adult education

 

PART 9 THE DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE

Matters dealt with by the Department

Omit:  Tourism industry (international)

 Substitute:  Tourism industry

Legislation administered by the Minister

Add:  Tourism Australia Act 2004

Add:   Tourism Australia (Repeal and Transitional Provisions) Act 2004

 

PART 13 THE DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY

Matters dealt with by the Department

 Omit:  Co-ordination of research policy

 Substitute: Coordination of science research policy

 Omit:   Creation and development of research infrastructure

 Omit:  Research grants and fellowships

 Add:  International science engagement

 Omit:  Tourism industry (domestic)

 Add:  Migrant adult education

Legislation administered by the Minister

 Omit:   Australian Research Council Act 2001

 Omit:   Australian Research Council (Consequential and Transitional

Provisions) Act 2001

Omit:   Tourism Australia Act 2004

Omit:   Tourism Australia (Repeal and Transitional Provisions) Act 2004


PART 15 THE DEPARTMENT OF THE PRIME MINISTER AND CABINET

Matters dealt with by the Department

Omit:  Native title

Legislation administered by the Minister

Omit:  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984

Substitute:  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984,

except to the extent administered by the AttorneyGeneral

 Omit:  Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976

Substitute:  Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976,

except to the extent administered by the AttorneyGeneral

 Omit:  Native Title Act 1993

 Substitute:  Native Title Act 1993, Divisions 6 and 7 of Part 2, and Part 11