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Superannuation Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1997B02370
  • No longer in force
SR 1971 No. 5 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Superannuation 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 39
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Gazetted 14 Jan 1971
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014


1971 No. 5



WHEREAS it is provided by sub-section (1.) of section 22 of the Superannuation Act 1922-1969 that for the purposes of Division 2 of Part III. of that Act the prescribed amount is such amount, being a multiple of One hundred and thirty dollars, as is specified in the regulations for the purpose of that sub-section:

AND WHEREAS by sub-section (2.) of that section it is provided, amongst other things, that in making a regulation for the purpose of that sub-section the Governor-General shall have regard to any general variations in the rates of salaries of employees that have occurred:

NOW THEREFORE I, the Governor-General in and over the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and having regard to general variations in the rates of salaries of employees that have occurred, hereby make the following Regulation under the Superannuation Act 1922-1969.

Dated this seventh day of January, 1971.



By His Excellency’s Command,




Amendment of the Superannuation Regulations†

Regulation 6a of the Superannuation Regulations is repealed and the following regulation inserted in its stead:—

Amount specified for the purpose of section 22 (1.).

“6a. The amount specified for the purpose of sub-section (1.) of section 22 of the Act is Eight thousand eight hundred and forty dollars.”.

* Notified in the Commonwealth Gazette on 14 January 1971.

† Statutory Rules 1960, Nos. 68, as amended by Statutory Rules 1962, No. 14; 1963, Nos. 51 and 118; 1964, No. 73; 1965, Nos. 5, 156 and 182; 1966, Nos. 38, 67, 96 and 113; 1967, Nos. 15, 53, 83 and 147; 1968, Nos. 48, 71 and 135; 1969, Nos. 105 and 204; and 1970, Nos. 4, 112, 173 and 211.

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