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A Bill for an Act to amend the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in relation to workplace relations, and for related purposes
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Registered 27 Jun 2005
Introduced HR 23 Jun 2005

2004-2005

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Higher Education Legislation Amendment (Workplace Relations Requirements) Bill 2005

 

No.      , 2005

 

(Education, Science and Training)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in relation to workplace relations, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 1

3............ Schedule(s).......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Higher Education Support Act 2003      3

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in relation to workplace relations, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Higher Education Legislation Amendment (Workplace Relations Requirements) Act 2005.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day after 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                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 1Amendment of the Higher Education Support Act 2003

  

1  Paragraphs 33-15(1)(b) and (c)

Repeal the paragraphs, substitute:

                     (b)  the Commonwealth Grant Scheme Guidelines impose on higher education providers requirements to be known as the Higher Education Workplace Relations Requirements; and

                     (c)  the Minister is satisfied that the provider met the requirements in paragraphs (a) and (b) as at the dates that are specified in the Commonwealth Grant Scheme Guidelines in relation to each of those requirements, in the year preceding that year.

2  Saving provision

Despite item 1 of this Schedule, subsection 33-15(1) of the Higher Education Support Act 2003 as in force immediately before the commencement of this Act is to be taken to continue in force, in relation to a higher education provider’s basic grant amount for a grant year before the grant year 2006, as if that subsection had not been amended.