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SLI 2005 No. 197 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Parliamentary Entitlements Regulations 1997 to add the Leader of The Nationals in the Senate to the list of persons entitled to the cost of mobile telephone services for the use of personal staff.
Administered by: Finance
Registered 22 Aug 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR05-Sep-2005
Tabled Senate05-Sep-2005
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Parliamentary Entitlements Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2005 No. 197

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Parliamentary Entitlements Act 1990.

Dated 18 August 2005



By His Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Parliamentary Entitlements Amendment Regulations 2005 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Parliamentary Entitlements Regulations 1997

                Schedule 1 amends the Parliamentary Entitlements Regulations 1997.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)


[1]           Regulation 3G


3G           Additional benefits for certain party leaders

                For subsection 5 (1) of the Act, the cost of mobile telephone services for use of personal staff, as approved by the Minister, is prescribed as an additional benefit for:

                (a)    the Leader of the Opposition in the House of Representatives; and

               (b)    the Leader of The Nationals in the Senate; and

                (c)    the leader of a minority party.


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