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SR 1983 No. 76 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Superannuation (Eligible Employees) Regulations.
Administered by: Finance
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Regulations 2004 Sch 3 item 40
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Aug-1983
Tabled Senate23-Aug-1983
Gazetted 29 Jun 1983
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

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Statutory Rules 1983 No. 761


Superannuation (Eligible Employees)

Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulations under the Superannuation Act 1976.

Dated 22 June 1983.



By His Excellencys Command,

(Sgd) J. S. Dawkins

Minister of State for Finance


Principal Regulations

1. In these Regulations, Principal Regulations means the Superannuation (Eligible Employees) Regulations.


2. Regulation 3 of the Principal Regulations is amended by inserting after the definition of invalidity pensioner the following definition:

“ ‘superannuation scheme means a scheme, fund or arrangement, however established, under which superannuation or retirement benefits are payable;.

Persons not included in definition of “eligible employee”

3. Regulation 4 of the Principal Regulations is amended—

(a) by inserting of paragraph (j) after purposes (first occurring);

(b) by omitting from sub-paragraph (a) (ii) or retirement;

(c) by omitting from sub-paragraph (aa) (ii) or retirement;

(d) by omitting from sub-paragraph (b) (iii) or retirement; and


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(e) by adding at the end thereof the following paragraph:

(o) persons (including persons specified in a direction given under section 11, 12, 13 or 14 of the Act)—

(i) who are permanent or temporary employees or the holders of a statutory office;

(ii) who, immediately before becoming such employees or the holders of such an office, as the case may be, were members of a superannuation scheme (not being the scheme constituted by the provisions of the Act) applying to them by reason of the employment in which they were then or at an earlier time employed and have continued to be, and are, members of that scheme; and

(iii) in respect of whom the Commonwealth or the authority or other body by whom they are employed, as the case may be, has agreed to pay an amount or amounts in respect of the benefits that are, under the superannuation scheme referred to in sub-paragraph (ii) in relation to those persons, payable by an employer to, or in respect of, those persons upon their ceasing to be members of the scheme or an amount or amounts in respect of contributions that are, under that scheme, payable by an employer in respect of such benefits, as the case may be..



1. Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 29 June 1988.

2. Statutory Rules 1935, No. 133, as amended by 1977 No. 157; 1978 Nos. 15 and 280; 1980 No. 181; 1982 No. 235.

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