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2000/1 Determinations/Other as made
Amends the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 to ensure that Secretaries of parliamentary departments are "Chief Executives" for the purposes of that Act.
Administered by: Prime Minister and Cabinet
Registered 07 Mar 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-Aug-2000
Tabled Senate31-Aug-2000
Gazetted 31 Aug 2000
Date of repeal 01 Apr 2016
Repealed by Sunsetting

Parliamentary Service (Consequential and Transitional) Determination 2000/1

                                                                

We, MARGARET REID, President of the Senate, and NEIL ANDREW, Speaker of the House of Representatives, make the following Determination under Part 9 of the Parliamentary Service Act 1999.

Dated 30 June 2000

 

MARGARET REID                NEIL ANDREW

 



Part 1                 Preliminary

1.1           Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Parliamentary Service (Consequential and Transitional) Determination 2000/1.

1.2           Commencement

                This Determination commences at the commencing time.

1.3                     Definitions

                In this Determination:

Act means the Parliamentary Service Act 1999.

commencing time means the time at which the Act commences, or is taken to commence, under section 2 of the Act.

1.4                     No Disadvantage or Liability

Where, as a result of clause 1.2, a provision of this Determination takes effect before the date on which this Determination is notified in the Gazette and, as a result, the provision would have the effect that:

(a)the rights of a person (other than the Commonwealth) as at that date would be affected so as to disadvantage that person; or

(b)        liabilities would be imposed on a person (other than the Commonwealth) in respect of anything done or omitted to be done before the date of notification,

the provision is to be interpreted so as not to have that effect.

 

Note     This clause reflects the operation of subsection 48(2) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 as applied to this Determination by section 46A of that Act.

 

 

Part 2                 Amendment of the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997

2.1           Amendment of the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997

                For subsection 83 (4) of the Act, the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 is amended as follows:

                Section 5 (paragraph (b) of the definition of "Chief Executive")

                Add, after "Public Service Act 1999", "or the Parliamentary Service Act 1999".

Note

1.       Made by the Presiding Officers on 30 June 2000, and notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 31 August 2000.