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Act No. 159 of 1992 as made
An Act to amend the States Grants (Schools Assistance) Act 1988
Administered by: Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Date of Assent 11 Dec 1992
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
 

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - LONG TITLE

An Act to amend the States Grants (Schools Assistance) Act 1988

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SECT 1
Short title etc.

(Assented to 11 December 1992
1. (1) This Act may be cited as the States Grants (Schools Assistance) Amendment Act (No. 2) 1992.

(2) In this Act, "Principal Act" means the States Grants (Schools Assistance) Act 1988.*1*

(Minister's second reading speech made in-
House of Representatives on 4 November 1992
Senate on 11 November 1992)
*1* No. 1, 1989 as amended. For previous amendments, see Nos. 79, 159 and 169, 1989; and Nos. 1 and 178, 1991.

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SECT 2
Commencement

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

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SECT 3
Interpretation

3. Section 3 of the Principal Act is amended:
(a) by inserting "or recognised visa" after "recognised temporary entry permit" in subparagraph (a)(ii) of the definition of "eligible new arrival" in subsection (1);
(b) by inserting "or recognised visa" after "recognised temporary entry permit" in subparagraph (a)(ii) of the definition of "general education in English as a second language" in subsection (1);
(c) by inserting the following definitions in subsection (1):
"'recognised visa' means a valid visa in respect of which a declaration under section 4AA is in force;
'valid visa' has the same meaning as in the Migration Act 1958;".

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SECT 4

4. After section 4A of the Principal Act the following section is
inserted:

Recognised visas
"4AA.(1) The Minister may declare a valid visa to be a recognised visa for the purposes of this Act.

"(2) The declaration must be in writing.".

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SECT 5
Repeal of Schedules and substitution of new Schedules

5.(1) Schedules 1 to 10 (inclusive) to the Principal Act are repealed and the Schedules set out in Schedule 1 to this Act are substituted.

(2) Schedule 13 to the Principal Act is repealed and the Schedule set out in Schedule 2 to this Act is substituted.

(3) Schedules 15 to 17 (inclusive) to the Principal Act are repealed and the Schedules set out in Schedule 3 to this Act are substituted.

(4) Schedules 19 and 20 to the Principal Act are repealed and the Schedules set out in Schedule 4 to this Act are substituted.

STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SCHEDULE 1

SCHEDULE 1 Subsection 5(1)
NEW SCHEDULES 1 TO 10 TO THE PRINCIPAL ACT

SCHEDULE 1 Section 12
CAPITAL PROJECTS FOR GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS
PART 1 - GENERAL PROJECTS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
State 1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
New South Wales 61,677,000 64,270,000 67,151,000 67,449,000
Victoria 43,937,000 45,130,000 47,294,000 47,791,000
Queensland 30,697,000 32,249,000 34,723,000 35,509,000
Western Australia 16,997,000 17,814,000 19,041,000 19,541,000
South Australia 15,306,000 15,668,000 16,649,000 16,778,000
Tasmania 5,342,000 5,546,000 5,823,000 5,931,000
Australian Capital
Territory 1,901,000 3,453,000 3,653,000 3,680,000
Northern Territory 2,182,000 2,228,000 2,329,000 2,383,000
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Total 178,039,000 186,358,000 96,663,000 199,062,000
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PART 2 - PROJECTS ASSISTING RETENTION
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
State 1991 1992
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$ $
New South Wales 8,231,000 4,165,000
Victoria 6,039,000 3,056,000

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Queensland 3,753,000 1,900,000
Western Australia 1,944,000 984,000
South Australia 1,781,000 902,000
Tasmania 726,000 368,000
Northern Territory 204,000 103,000
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Total 22,678,000 11,478,000
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SCHEDULE 2 Section 13
GENERAL RECURRENT EXPENDITURE OF GOVERNMENT
SCHOOLS
PART 1 - PRIMARY EDUCATION
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
226 245 264 282
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PART 2 - SECONDARY EDUCATION
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
312 360 391 416
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PART 3 - PRIMARY EDUCATION -
STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
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Column 1 Column 2
1991 1992
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$ $
53 56
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PART 4 - SECONDARY
EDUCATION - STUDENTS WITH
DISABILITIES
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Column 1 Column 2
1991 1992
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$ $
78 83
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SCHEDULE 3 Section 14
EDUCATION IN ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE - GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS
PART 1 - ESL - GENERAL EDUCATION
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
State 1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
New South Wales 12,724,000 13,431,000 13,893,000 14,656,000
Victoria 10,764,000 11,361,000 11,756,000 12,401,000
Queensland 2,645,000 2,792,000 2,889,000 3,047,000
Western Australia 2,647,000 2,794,000 2,892,000 3,051,000
South Australia 2,753,000 2,906,000 3,007,000 3,172,000
Tasmania 361,000 381,000 395,000 417,000
Australian Capital
Territory 361,000 722,000 747,000 788,000
Northern Territory 320,000 338,000 349,000 368,000
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Total 32,575,000 34,725,000 35,928,000 37,900,000
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PART 2 - ESL - NEW ARRIVALS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
2,271 2,398 2,480 2,617
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SCHEDULE 4 Sections 15 and 27
DISADVANTAGED SCHOOLS
PART 1 - 1989
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
State Disadvantaged Disadvantaged
government non-government
schools schools
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$ $
New South Wales 13,541,000 2,727,000
Victoria 11,558,000 2,937,000
Queensland 4,002,000 611,000
Western Australia 3,180,000 522,000
South Australia 3,298,000 346,000
Tasmania 942,000 101,000
Australian Capital Territory 23,000 8,000
Northern Territory 992,000 35,000
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Total 37,536,000 7,287,000
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PART 2 - 1990
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
State Disadvantaged Disadvantaged
government non-government
schools schools
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$ $
New South Wales 14,293,000 2,879,000
Victoria 12,200,000 3,100,000
Queensland 4,225,000 645,000
Western Australia 3,357,000 551,000
South Australia 3,481,000 365,000
Tasmania 994,000 106,000
Australian Capital Territory 46,000 16,000
Northern Territory 1,047,000 37,000
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Total 39,643,000 7,699,000
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PART 3 - 1991
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
State Disadvantaged Disadvantaged
government non-government
schools schools
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$ $
New South Wales 17,932,000 2,978,000
Victoria 12,622,000 3,272,000
Queensland 6,020,000 668,000
Western Australia 5,069,000 570,000
South Australia 4,478,000 377,000
Tasmania 2,189,000 112,000
Australian Capital Territory 48,000 16,000
Northern Territory 1,083,000 71,000
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Total 49,441,000 8,064,000
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PART 4 - 1992
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
State Disadvantaged Disadvantaged
government non-government
schools schools
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$ $
New South Wales 18,917,000 3,142,000
Victoria 13,314,000 3,452,000
Queensland 6,351,000 704,000
Western Australia 5,348,000 601,000
South Australia 4,724,000 398,000
Tasmania 2,309,000 118,000
Australian Capital Territory 50,000 17,000
Northern Territory 1,142,000 75,000
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Total 52,155,000 8,507,000
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SCHEDULE 5 Sections 16, 16A, 17, 21,
28, 28A, 36, 37 and 37A
SPECIAL EDUCATION
PART 1 - 1989
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Non-
Government government
Special Special
Education Education
(including Government (including
integration integration integration
activities) activities) activities)
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$ $ $
New South Wales 7,546,000 585,000 1,947,000
Victoria 5,375,000 416,000 1,785,000
Queensland 3,755,000 291,000 842,000
Western Australia 2,079,000 161,000 442,000
South Australia 1,873,000 145,000 381,000
Tasmania 654,000 51,000 125,000
Australian Capital Territory 191,000 2,000 7,000
Northern Territory 267,000 21,000 36,000
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Total 21,740,000 1,672,000 5,565,000
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Column 5 Column 6 Column 7 Column 8
Non-
government Special Children Early
integration Education with severe Special
activities Services disabilities Education
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$ $ $ $ New South Wales 166,000 4,137,000 1,582,000 1,660,000
Victoria 152,000 5,258,000 1,193,000 1,207,000
Queensland 72,000 1,902,000 801,000 821,000
Western Australia 38,000 1,083,000 446,000 473,000
South Australia 33,000 3,105,000 380,000 394,000
Tasmania 11,000 284,000 134,000 141,000
Australian Capital Territory
7,000 145,000 45,000 44,000
Northern Territory 3,000 144,000 55,000 63,000
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Total 482,000 16,058,000 4,636,000 4,803,000
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PART 2 - 1990
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Non-
Government government
Special Special
Education Education
(including Government (including
integration integration integration
activities) activities) activities)
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$ $ $
New South Wales 7,991,000 619,000 2,048,000
Victoria 5,612,000 435,000 1,872,000
Queensland 4,010,000 311,000 896,000
Western Australia 2,215,000 172,000 477,000
South Australia 1,948,000 150,000 403,000
Tasmania 690,000 53,000 130,000
Australian Capital Territory 429,000 33,000 13,000
Northern Territory 277,000 22,000 40,000
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Total 23,172,000 1,795,000 5,879,000
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Column 5 Column 6 Column 7 Column 8
Non-
government Special Children Early
integration Education with severe Special
activities Services disabilities Education
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$ $ $ $
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New South Wales 176,000 4,621,000 1,674,000 1,753,000
Victoria 160,000 5,550,000 1,244,000 1,273,000
Queensland 76,000 2,278,000 856,000 868,000
Western Australia 41,000 1,269,000 484,000 513,000
South Australia 34,000 2,603,000 394,000 410,000
Tasmania 11,000 366,000 138,000 144,000
Australian Capital Trritory
13,000 272,000 88,000 88,000
Northern Territory 3,000 162,000 56,000 64,000
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Total 514,000 17,121,000 4,934,000 5,113,000
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PART 3 - 1991
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
Schools
Schools Support Intervention Support
Support Non- Support Non-
Government Government Joint Government
Element Element Element Element
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$ $ $ $
New South Wales 8,187,000 7,253,000 4,627,000
Victoria 5,765,000 7,657,000 3,406,000
Queensland 4,232,000 3,574,000 2,337,000
Western Australia 2,322,000 1,945,000 1,344,000
South Australia 2,030,000 2,413,000 1,087,000
Tasmania 710,000 583,000 381,000
Australian Capital Territory
445,000 295,000 238,000
Northern Territory 284,000 223,000 160,000
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Total 23,975,000 23,943,000 13,580,000 3,859,000
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PART 4 - 1992
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
Schools
Schools Support Intervention Support
Support Non- Support Non-
Government Government Joint Government
Element Element Element Element
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$ $ $ $
New South Wales 8,568,000 7,531,000 5,019,000
Victoria 6,072,000 7,448,000 4,156,000
Queensland 4,512,000 3,184,000 3,120,000
Western Australia 2,482,000 2,007,000 1,465,000
South Australia 2,132,000 1,575,000 1,303,000
Tasmania 754,000 512,000 485,000
Australian Capital Territory
467,000 472,000 264,000
Northern Territory 303,000 185,000 196,000
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Total 25,290,000 22,914,000 16,008,000 3,906,000
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SCHEDULE 6 Section 21
NON-GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS AND
CENTRES - CAPITAL PROJECTS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Capital
projects for Projects
General children with assisting
Year projects disabilities retention
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$ $ $
1989 59,456,000 2,776,000
1990 64,578,000 3,564,000
1991 68,149,000 11,339,000
1992 83,981,000 11,478,000
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SCHEDULE 7 Subsection 22(1)
GENERAL RECURRENT EXPENDITURE OF
NON-GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS
PART 1 - PRIMARY EDUCATION

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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
Level of assistance 1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
1 347 366 379 387
2 463 488 505 515
3 539 593 622 641
4 699 738 764 780
5 774 833 874 898
6 826 914 961 992
7 884 992 1,054 1,088
8 1,036 1,112 1,158 1,184
9 1,074 1,162 1,215 1,249
10 1,115 1,213 1,277 1,313
11 1,155 1,267 1,338 1,377
12 1,195 1,318 1,399 1,441
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PART 2 - SECONDARY EDUCATION
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
Level of assistance 1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
1 550 580 601 614
2 733 774 801 818
3 812 880 921 946
4 1,112 1,174 1,214 1,239
5 1,163 1,241 1,293 1,323
6 1,251 1,363 1,428 1,465
7 1,338 1,479 1,562 1,609
8 1,553 1,648 1,711 1,750
9 1,618 1,732 1,801 1,845
10 1,683 1,812 1,892 1,938
11 1,741 1,886 1,980 2,032
12 1,796 1,957 2,067 2,128
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SCHEDULE 8 Subsection 22(2)
ESTABLISHMENT GRANTS
PART 1 - NON-GOVERNMENT PRIMARY SCHOOLS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
Year of establishment 1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
1986 58 0 0 0
1987 116 60 0 0
1988 174 121 62 0
1989 174 121 62 65
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PART 2 - NON-GOVERNMENT SECONDARY SCHOOLS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
Year of establishment 1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
1986 92 0 0 0
1987 184 96 0 0
1988 276 193 100 0
1989 276 193 100 103
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SCHEDULE 9 Section 24
SHORT TERM EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE FOR NON-GOVERNMENT
SCHOOLS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
418,000 441,000 455,000 480,000
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SCHEDULE 10 Sections 25 and 26
EDUCATION IN ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE -
NON-GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
ESL - general ESL - new
Year education arrivals
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$ $ 1989 11,673,000 2,271
1990 12,457,000 2,398
1991 12,889,000 2,480
1992 13,596,000 2,617
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STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SCHEDULE 2

SCHEDULE 2 Subsection 5(2)
NEW SCHEDULE 13 TO THE PRINCIPAL ACT

SCHEDULE 13 Sections 34 and 34A
PRESCRIBED COUNTRY AREAS
PART 1 - GENERAL PROJECTS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5
State 1989 1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $ $
New South Wales 3,095,000 3,267,000 3,381,000 3,568,000
Victoria 1,830,000 1,932,000 1,998,000 2,110,000
Queensland 2,974,000 3,139,000 3,247,000 3,425,000
Western Australia 2,188,000 2,309,000 2,390,000 2,520,000
South Australia 1,288,000 1,360,000 1,406,000 1,484,000
Tasmania 430,000 453,000 469,000 494,000
Northern Territory 460,000 486,000 504,000 530,000
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Total 12,265,000 12,946,000 13,395,000 14,131,000
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PART 2 - NATIONAL PROJECTS -
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Column 1 Column 2
Year Amount
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$
1992 3,424,000
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STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SCHEDULE 3

SCHEDULE 3 Subsection 5(3)
NEW SCHEDULES 15 TO 17 TO THE PRINCIPAL ACT

SCHEDULE 15
APPROVED EDUCATION CENTRES
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Column 1 Column 2
Year Amount
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$
1989 2,013,000
1990 2,125,000
1991 2,198,000
1992 2,319,000
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SCHEDULE 16 Section 39
PROJECTS OF NATIONAL
SIGNIFICANCE
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Column 1 Column 2
Year Amount
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$
1989 1,962,000
1990 1,847,000
1991 2,066,000
1992 2,479,000
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SCHEDULE 17 Section 40B
CAPITAL PROJECTS IN RELATION TO
RURAL STUDENT HOSTELS
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
1990 1991 1992
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$ $ $
3,524,000 2,898,000 1,426,000
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STATES GRANTS (SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE) AMENDMENT ACT (No. 2) 1992 No. 159, 1992 - SCHEDULE 4

SCHEDULE 4 Subsection 5(4)
NEW SCHEDULES 19 AND 20 TO THE PRINCIPAL ACT

SCHEDULE 19 Section 40G
AWARD RESTRUCTURING
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Column 1
1990, 1991 and 1992
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$
192,655,000
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SCHEDULE 20 Sections 39C, 39E,
39F and 39G
SCHOOL LANGUAGE AND LITERACY PROGRAM
PART 1 - PRIORITY LANGUAGES
INCENTIVE ELEMENT
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Column 1 Column 2
Year Maximum amount
per eligible
Year 12 student
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$
1992 300
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PART 2 - COMMUNITY LANGUAGES ELEMENT
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Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
1992 1992
Government
schools and
other persons Non-government
State or organisations schools
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$ $
New South Wales 2,566,000 782,000
Victoria 1,737,000 2,882,000
Queensland 476,000 284,000
South Australia 364,000 114,000
Western Australia 272,000 134,000
Tasmania 19,000 4,000
Northern Territory 29,000 -
Australian Capital Territory 78,000 83,000
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Total 5,541,000 4,283,000
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PART 3 - LITERACY AND LEARNING
NATIONAL ELEMENT
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Column 1 Column 2
Year Amount
------------------------------------------------------------------------
$
1992 1,024,000
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PART 4 - LITERACY AND LEARNING GENERAL ELEMENT
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Column 1 Column 2
State 1992
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$
New South Wales 2,062,000
Victoria 1,570,000
Queensland 657,000
South Australia 481,000
Western Australia 555,000
Tasmania 227,000
Northern Territory 114,000
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Total 5,666,000
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