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This Order alters a reference in a provision of an Act to a particular Minister, Department, or Secretary of a Department where there is no longer any such Minister, Department or Secretary, or where the name of that Minister, Department or Secretary has changed.
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Registered 01 May 2008
Gazetted 25 Nov 1998

I, WILLIAM PATRICK DEANE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following order under subsections 19B (1), (2) and (3) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901.

Signed and sealed with the
Great Seal of Australia
on 12 November 1998.

WILLIAM DEANE

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command,

DARYL WILLIAMS

Attorney-General

 


Acts Interpretation (Substituted References) Order 19981

made under the

 

 

Contents

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                        1     Name of order                                                                

                        2     Commencement                                                             

                        3     Definition                                                                       

                        4     References to Ministers                                                  

                        5     References to Departments                                             

                        6     References to Secretaries                                               

Schedule 1       References to Ministers                                          

Schedule 2       References to Departments                                   

Schedule 3       References to Secretaries                                    

 


1       Name of order

                This order is the Acts Interpretation (Substituted References) Order 1998.

2       Commencement

                This order commences on 12 November 1998. 

3       Definition

                In this order:

provision means a provision in an Act or in an instrument under an Act. 

4       References to Ministers

                A provision mentioned in column 4 of an item in Schedule 1, that mentions the Minister, or Ministers, mentioned in column 2 of the item, has effect as if there were substituted a reference to the Minister, or Ministers, mentioned in column 3 of the item.

5       References to Departments

                A provision mentioned in column 4 of an item in Schedule 2, that mentions the Department mentioned in column 2 of the item, has effect as if there were substituted a reference to the Department mentioned in column 3 of the item.

6       References to Secretaries

                A provision mentioned in column 4 of an item in Schedule 3, that mentions the Secretary mentioned in column 2 of the item, has effect as if there were substituted a reference to the Secretary mentioned in column 3 of the item.

Note   A provision mentioned in a Schedule to this order:

(a)      may have been affected by other substituted references under other orders made, under section 19B or 19BA of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901, before the commencement of this order; and

(b)     may, after the commencement of this order, be affected by other substituted references under other orders made under section 19B or 19BA of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901.


Schedule 1        References to Ministers

(section 4)

Item

Existing reference

Substitute reference

Affected provisions

1

Minister for Primary Industries and Energy

or

Minister for Resources and Energy

Minister for Industry, Science and Resources

or

Minister for Sport and Tourism

Sections 3 and 3A of the Excise Tariff Act 1921

and

Section 165A of the Excise Act 1901

and

Regulation 11 of the Customs (Prohibited Exports) Regulations

 

 

 

 

2

Minister for Primary Industries and Energy

or

Minister for Resources and Energy

Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

or

Minister for Forestry and Conservation

All provisions except those mentioned in item 1

 

 

 

 

 

3

Minister for Justice

Attorney-General

or

Minister for Justice and Customs

All provisions

 

 

 

 

 

4

Minister for Customs and Consumer Affairs

 

 

Attorney-General

or

Minister for Justice and Customs

All provisions

 

 

 

 

 

5

Minister for Communications, the Information Economy and the Arts

Minister for the Environment and Heritage

Section 159UB of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936

 

 

 

 

6

Minister for Communications, the Information Economy and the Arts

Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

or

Minister for the Arts and the Centenary of Federation

All provisions except the provision mentioned in item 5

 

 

 

 

7

Minister for Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs

or

Minister for Schools, Vocational Education and Training

Minister for Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

or

Minister for Employment Services

Section 55 of the Construction Industry Reform and Development Act 1992

 

 

 

 

 

8

Minister for Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs

Minister for Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

or

Minister for Employment Services

or

Minister for Education, Training and Youth Affairs

Provisions of the Migration Act 1958

and

Provisions of the Migration Regulations

 

 

 

 

 

9

Minister for Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs

or

Minister for Schools, Vocational Education and Training

Minister for Education, Training and Youth Affairs

All provisions except those mentioned in items 7 and 8

 

 

 

 

10

Minister for Workplace Relations and Small Business

 

Minister for Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

or

Minister for Employment Services

All provisions

 

 

 

 

11

Minister for the Environment

Minister for the Environment and Heritage

All provisions

 

 

 

 

12

Minister for Defence Industry, Science and Personnel

Minister for Defence

or

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

All provisions

 

 

 

 

13

Minister for Social Security

Minister for Family and Community Services

or

Minister for Community Services

All provisions

 

 

 

 

14

Minister for Health and Family Services

or

Minister for Family Services

Minister for Health and Aged Care

or

Minister for Aged Care

All provisions

 

 

 

 

15

Minister for Industry, Science and Tourism

Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

or

Minister for the Arts and the Centenary of Federation

Clause 3 of Schedule 1 to the Telecommunications Act 1997

and

Subsection 15 (4) of the Telecommunications (Carrier Licence Charges) Act 1997

and

Subsection 4 (1) of the Television Broadcasting Services  (Digital Conversion) Act 1998

 

 

 

 

16

Minister for Industry, Science and Tourism

Attorney-General

or

Minister for Justice and Customs

Section 6 of the Consular Privileges and Immunities Act 1972

and

Section 8 of the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967

and

Provisions of the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967

 

 

 

 

17

Minister for Industry, Science and Tourism

Treasurer

Section 7 of the Consular Privileges and Immunities Act 1972

and

Section 9 of the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967

 

 

 

 

18

Minister for Industry, Science and Tourism

Attorney-General

or

Minister for Justice and Customs

or

Treasurer

Section 12A of the Consular Privileges and Immunities Act 1972

and

Section 14A of the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967

 

 

 

 

19

Minister for Industry, Science and Tourism

Minister for Industry, Science and Resources

or

Minister for Sport and Tourism

All provisions except those mentioned in items 15, 16, 17 and 18

 

 

 

 

20

Minister for Transport and Regional Development

or

Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government

Minister for Transport and Regional Services

or

Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

All provisions

Schedule 2        References to Departments

(section 5)

Item

Existing reference

Substitute reference

Affected provisions

1

Department of Primary Industries and Energy

Department of Industry, Science and Resources

 

Section 18 of the Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Act 1987

and

Provisions of the Petroleum (Submerged Lands) (Occupational Health and Safety) Regulations

2

Department of Primary Industries and Energy

Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

All provisions except those mentioned in item 1

3

Department of Communications and the Arts

Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

All provisions

 

4

Department of Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs

 

Department of Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

 

Provisions of the Social Security Act 1991 and Regulation 12CB of the Family Law Regulations 1984  only to the extent that they relate to employment

and

Sections 160 and 164 of the Employment Services Act 1994

and

Provisions of the National Health Regulations

5

Department of Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs

Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs

All provisions except those of the Social Security Act 1991, regulation 12CB of the Family Law Regulations 1984, sections 160 and 164 of the Employment Services Act 1994 and the provisions of the National Health Regulations

and

Provisions of the Social Security Act 1991 and regulation 12CB of the Family Law Regulations 1984  only to the extent that they relate to education, training and youth affairs

6

Department of Workplace Relations and Small Business

Department of Transport and Regional Services

Provisions of the Stevedoring Industry Levy Collection Regulations

and

Provisions of the Stevedoring Levy (Collection) Regulations 1998

7

Department of Workplace Relations and Small Business

Department of Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

Provisions of the Migration Act 1958

and

Provisions of the Migration Regulations

8

Department of Workplace Relations and Small Business

Department of Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

All provisions except those mentioned in items 6 and 7

9

Department of the Environment

Department of the Environment and Heritage

All provisions

10

Department of Social Security

Department of Family and Community Services

All provisions

11

Department of Health and Family Services

Department of Health and Aged Care

All provisions

12

Department of Industry, Science and Tourism

Attorney-General’s Department

All provisions

13

Department of Transport and Regional Development

Department of Transport and Regional Services

All provisions

Schedule 3        References to Secretaries

(section 6)

Item

Existing reference

Substitute reference

Affected provisions

1

Secretary to the Department of Primary Industries and Energy

Secretary to the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

All provisions

2

Secretary to the Department of Communications and the Arts

Secretary to the Department of the Environment and Heritage

Section 159UB of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936

3

Secretary to the Department of Communications and the Arts

Secretary to the Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

All provisions

4

Secretary to the Department of Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs

Secretary to the Department of Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

Section 16 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936 only to the extent that it relates to employment

5

Secretary to the Department of Employment, Education, Training and Youth Affairs

Secretary to the Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs

All provisions except section 16 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936

and

Section 16 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1936  only to the extent that it relates to education, training and youth affairs

6

Secretary to the Department of Workplace Relations and Small Business

Secretary to the Department of Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business

All provisions

7

Secretary to the Department of the Environment

Secretary to the Department of the Environment and Heritage

All provisions

8

Secretary to the Department of Social Security

Secretary to the Department of Family and Community Services

All provisions

9

Secretary to the Department of Health and Family Services

Secretary to the Department of Health and Aged Care

All provisions

10

Secretary to the Department of Industry, Science and Tourism

Secretary to the Department of Industry, Science and Resources

All provisions

11

Secretary to the Department of Transport and Regional Development

Secretary to the Department of Transport and Regional Services

All provisions

Note

1.       Made by the Governor-General on 12 November 1998.