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Act No. 34 of 2016 as made
An Act to repeal the Migration (Visa Evidence) Charge Act 2012, and for related purposes
Administered by: Home Affairs
Originating Bill: Migration Legislation Amendment (Cessation of Visa Labels) Bill 2015
Registered 29 Mar 2016
Date of Assent 23 Mar 2016
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Migration Legislation Amendment (Cessation of Visa Labels) Act 2016

 

No. 34, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

An Act to repeal the Migration (Visa Evidence) Charge Act 2012, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

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

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 2

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Cessation of visa labels                                                                          3

Part 1—Repeal of Act                                                                                                  3

Migration (Visa Evidence) Charge Act 2012                                                         3

Part 2—Amendments                                                                                                    4

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                     4

 

 


 

 

Migration Legislation Amendment (Cessation of Visa Labels) Act 2016

No. 34, 2016

 

 

 

An Act to repeal the Migration (Visa Evidence) Charge Act 2012, and for related purposes

[Assented to 23 March 2016]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Migration Legislation Amendment (Cessation of Visa Labels) Act 2016.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

23 March 2016

2.  Schedule 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

24 March 2016

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3  Schedules

                   Legislation 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 1Cessation of visa labels

Part 1Repeal of Act

Migration (Visa Evidence) Charge Act 2012

1  The whole of the Act

Repeal the Act.

Part 2Amendments

Migration Act 1958

2  Subsection 5(1)

Repeal the following definitions:

                     (a)  definition of visa evidence charge;

                     (b)  definition of visa evidence charge limit.

3  Subsection 33(10)

Omit “AE,”.

4  Subsections 34(3) and 35(4)

Omit “, AE”.

5  Subdivision AE of Division 3 of Part 2

Repeal the Subdivision.

6  Subsection 78(3)

Omit “, AE”.

 

 

 

 

[Minister’s second reading speech made in—

House of Representatives on 11 November 2015

Senate on 3 February 2016]

 

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