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A Bill for an Act to amend the Immigration (Education) Charge Act 1992, and for related purposes
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Introduced HR 16 Oct 1996

Immigration (Education) Charge Amendment Bill 1996
First Reading

1996

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Presented and read a first time

Immigration (Education) Charge Amendment Bill 1996

No. , 1996

(Immigration and Multicultural Affairs)

A Bill for an Act to amend the Immigration (Education) Charge Act 1992, and for related purposes

9613620--975/11.10.1996--(136/96) Cat. No. 96 5251 5 ISBN 0644 479481

Contents

1       Short title

2       Commencement

3       Schedule(s)

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Immigration (Education) Charge Act 1992       

A Bill for an Act to amend the Immigration (Education) Charge Act 1992, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title

        This Act may be cited as the Immigration (Education) Charge Amendment Act 1996.

2 Commencement

       (1) This Act commences on a day to be fixed by Proclamation.

       (2) If this Act does not commence under subsection (1) within 6 months beginning on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent, it commences on the first day after the end of that period.

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        Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 1--Amendment of the Immigration (Education) Charge Act 1992
1 Paragraph 5(a)

After "1993", insert "and before the commencement of the Migration (Visa Application) Charge Act 1996".

2 After paragraph 5(a)

Insert:

       (aa) any visa application fee payable in relation to the application has been paid before the commencement of the Migration (Visa Application) Charge Act 1996; and

3 Subsection 6(2)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

       (2) The applicable charge limit in relation to an application is $5,500.

4 Subsection 6(3)

Repeal the subsection.

5 Application

The amendments made by items 3 and 4 of this Schedule apply in relation to applications that are not finally determined (within the meaning of the Migration Act 1958) at the commencement of the Migration (Visa Application) Charge Act 1996.