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Act No. 68 of 1998 as made
An Act to amend the Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997, and for related purposes
Administered by: Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy
Originating Bill: Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Amendment Bill 1998
Date of Assent 30 Jun 1998
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
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Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Amendment Act 1998

 

No. 68, 1998

 


 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Amendment Act 1998

 

No. 68, 1998

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1          Short title    

2 Commencement    

3       Schedule(s)    

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                             

Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997         


 

 

Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Amendment Act 1998

No. 68, 1998

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997, and for related purposes

[Assented to 30 June 1998]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Amendment Act 1998.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

3  Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

 


Schedule 1Amendments

  

Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997

1  At the end of subsection 15(1)

Add:

             ; and (e)  the amount determined by the Industry Minister, by written instrument, to be the proportion of the Commonwealth’s costs for the immediately preceding financial year that is attributable to the administration of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Telecommunications Act 1997.

2  Subsection 15(4) (at the end of the definition of costs)

Add:

             ; and (c)  in relation to the Commonwealth, means an amount that, in accordance with accrual‑based accounting principles, is treated as a cost of the Commonwealth.

3  Subsection 15(4)

Insert:

Industry Minister means the Minister for Industry, Science and Tourism.

 

[Minister's second reading speech made in

House of Representatives on 1 April 1998

Senate on 28 May 1998]

 

 

 

 

 

 

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