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A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958, and for related purposes
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Registered 10 Dec 2013
Introduced Senate 09 Dec 2013
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2013

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Migration Amendment (Visa Maximum Numbers Determinations) Bill 2013

 

No.      , 2013

 

(Senator Hanson‑Young)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Migration Act 1958                                                                                  3

 

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Migration Act 1958, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Migration Amendment (Visa Maximum Numbers Determinations) Act 2013.

2  Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day after this Act 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                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.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 1Migration Act 1958

  

1  Section 85

Before “The Minister”, insert “(1)”.

2  At the end of section 85

Add:

             (2)  Despite subsection 44(2) of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003, section 42 (disallowance) of that Act applies to an instrument made under subsection (1) of this section.

3  Application of amendments

The amendments made by this Schedule apply to determinations made under section 85 of the Migration Act 1958 on or after 2 December 2013.

4  Determination IMMI 13/156

The determination made under section 85 of the Migration Act 1958 on 2 December 2013 (IMMI 13/156) ceases to have effect on the commencement of this item, if it has not already ceased to have effect.