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SR 1973 No. 67 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Australian Institute of Marine Science Regulations.
Administered by: DEST
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate03-Apr-1973
Gazetted 29 Mar 1973
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

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Statutory Rules

1973 No. 67

REGULATIONS UNDER THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF MARINE SCIENCE ACT 1972.*

I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL in and over the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulations under the Australian Institute of Marine Science Act 1972.

Dated this twentieth day of March, 1973.

PAUL HASLUCK

Governor-General.

By His Excellency’s Command,

W. L. MORRISON

Minister of State for Science.

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Amendments of the Australian Institute of Marine Science Regulations†

Definitions.

1. Regulation 3 of the Australian Institute of Marine Science Regulations is amended by inserting after the definition of “ acting Chairman ” the following definition:—

“ ‘ Committee ’ means a Committee appointed under section 45 of the Act;”.

2. The Australian Institute of Marine Science Regulations are amended by adding at the end thereof the following regulations:—

Fees of members of Committees.

“ 6.—(1.) For the purposes of section 45 of the Act, there is payable to a member of a Committee for each day on which he attends a meeting of the Committee—

(a) if the duration of the meeting is less than three hours—a fee of Twenty dollars; or

(b) in any other case—a fee of Thirty-five dollars.

“ (2.) Subject to the next succeeding sub-regulation, for the purposes of section 45 of the Act, there is payable to a member of a Committee for each day in which he is engaged, with the approval of the Minister, on business of the Committee—

(a) if the duration of the period during which he is so engaged on that day is less than three hours—a fee of Twenty dollars; or

(b) in any other case—a fee of Thirty-five dollars.

 

* Notified in the Commonwealth Gazette on 29 March 1973.

† Statutory Rules 1972, No. 128.


“ (3.) Where a member of a Committee—

(a) attends, on a day, a meeting of the Committee; and

(b) is also, on the same day, engaged for a period, with the approval of the Minister, on other business of the Committee,

a fee is not payable to him in accordance with the last preceding sub-regulation in respect of the period referred to in paragraph (b) of this sub-regulation but the fee payable to him in respect of that day in accordance with sub-regulation (1.) of this regulation is the fee that would be payable to him in respect of that day if, on that day, he had, in addition to attending the meeting referred to in paragraph (a) of this sub-regulation, also attended a meeting of the Committee during the period referred to in paragraph (b) of this sub-regulation.

Travelling and other allowances of members of Committees.

“ 7.—(1.) Subject to the next succeeding sub-regulation, where a member of a committee is necessarily absent overnight from his place of residence—

(a) in order to attend a meeting of the Committee; or

(b) in order to perform any business of the Committee on which he is engaged with the approval of the Minister,

travelling allowance in respect of the period of absence is payable to him at the rate of Twenty-five dollars per day.

“ (2.) Where a member of a Committee performs any business of the Committee on which he is engaged with the approval of the Minister outside Australia and the Territories of the Commonwealth, he is entitled to be paid such allowances as he would be entitled to be paid if he were an officer of the Public Service of the Commonwealth and were included in the Second Division.

“ (3.) A member of a Committee who is entitled to be paid travelling allowance in respect of a period under the last preceding sub-regulation is not entitled to be paid travelling allowance in respect of that period under sub-regulation (1.) of this regulation.

“ (4.) Travelling allowance payable under this regulation is in addition to, and does not include, the cost of conveyance.”.