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Public Service Amendment Act 1997

  • - C2004A05124
  • No longer in force
Act No. 23 of 1997 as made
An Act to amend the Public Service Act 1922
Administered by: Prime Minister and Cabinet
Originating Bill: Public Service Amendment Bill 1996 [1997]
Date of Assent 07 Apr 1997
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
 

PUBLIC SERVICE AMENDMENT ACT 1997 No. 23, 1997

Making Information - Assented to 7 April 1997

PUBLIC SERVICE AMENDMENT ACT 1997 No. 23, 1997 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

TABLE OF PROVISIONS Contents 1 Short title 2 Commencement 3 Schedule(s) Schedule 1-Amendments Public Service Act 1922

PUBLIC SERVICE AMENDMENT ACT 1997 No. 23, 1997 - LONG TITLE

An Act to amend the Public Service Act 1922

PUBLIC SERVICE AMENDMENT ACT 1997 No. 23, 1997 - SECT 1 1 Short title

This Act may be cited as the Public Service Amendment Act 1997.

PUBLIC SERVICE AMENDMENT ACT 1997 No. 23, 1997 - SECT 2 2 Commencement

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

PUBLIC SERVICE AMENDMENT ACT 1997 No. 23, 1997 - SECT 3 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Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

PUBLIC SERVICE AMENDMENT ACT 1997 No. 23, 1997 - SCHEDULE 1

Schedule 1-Amendments Public Service Act 1922 1 Subsection 63JA(3) After "63L(8)", insert "and (9)". 2 Subsection 63L(1) After "is", insert "or was". 3 At the end of section 63L Add: (9) If a person ceases to be an unattached officer but remains an officer: (a) the person may be charged under this section with any misconduct committed while the person was an unattached officer; and (b) this Subdivision applies to the person in relation to the charge; and (c) any action may be taken by or against the person under this Subdivision in relation to the charge; as if the person had remained an unattached officer. (10) Subsection (9) applies to a person who ceases to be an unattached officer, whether or not the cessation occurs after that subsection commences. (11) Subsection (9) applies to misconduct, whether or not the misconduct was committed after that subsection commences.


[Minister's second reading speech made in- House of Representatives on 4 December 1996 Senate on 13 February 1997]