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SR 1989 No. 169 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 HR15-Aug-1989
Tabled Senate29-Aug-1989
Gazetted 30 Jun 1989
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

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Statutory Rules 1989 No. 1691


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 28 June 1989.



By His Excellency’s Command,

Peter Walsh

Minister of State for Finance



1. These Regulations commence on the date of commencement of section 12 of the Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (Conversion into Public Company) Act 1989.

Principal Regulations

2. In these Regulations, “Principal Regulations” means the Superannuation (Eligible Employees) Regulations.


3. Regulation 3 of the Principal Regulations is amended by inserting the following definitions:

“ ‘SMEC’ has the same meaning as in the Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation Act 1970;

‘SMEC relevant day’ means the day of commencement of section 12 of the Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (Conversion into Public Company) Act 1989..


(S.R. 174/89)—Cat. No.                                                                                                                               14/8.9.1989


Persons not included in definition of “eligible employee”

4. Regulation 4 of the Principal Regulations is amended by omitting paragraph (y) and substituting the following paragraph:

“(y) persons (including persons specified in a direction given under section 11, 12, 13 or 14 of the Act) who are employed by SMEC other than:

(i) persons who:

(a) immediately before the SMEC relevant day, were eligible employees and were, at that time, Directors, officers or employees of SMEC; and

(b) on the SMEC relevant day are, and continue to be, employed by SMEC;

(ii) persons who are, during a period when they are on leave without pay from employment by the Commonwealth or an approved authority other than SMEC, employed by SMEC;

(iii) invalidity pensioners; and

(iv) persons to whom Division 2 or 3 of Part IV of the Public Service Act applies;”.



1. Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 30 June 1989.

2. Statutory Rules 1976 No. 140 as amended to date. For previous amendments see Note 2 to Statutory Rules 1989 No. 37 and see also Statutory Rules 1989 Nos 37, 85 and 121.

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