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This Determination specifies 12 June 2009 as the date on which the $7.5 billion initial credit is to be credited to the Building Australia Fund Account.
Administered by: Finance
Registered 11 Jun 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Jun-2009
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2009
Date of repeal 17 Oct 2014
Repealed by Spent and Redundant Instruments Repeal Regulation 2014 (No. 2)

EXPLANATORY STATEMENT

 

Issued by the Authority of the Treasurer and the Minister for Finance and Deregulation

 

Nation-building Funds Act 2008

 

Building Australia Fund (Initial Credit) Determination 2009

 

Subsection 14(1) of the Nation-building Funds Act 2008 (the Act) provides that the Treasurer and the Minister for Finance and Deregulation, as the responsible Ministers, may, by writing, determine that a specified amount is to be credited to the Building Australia Fund Special Account (BAF Account) on a specified day or in specified instalments on specified days.

 

Subsection 14(2) of the Act requires that the responsible Ministers must ensure that, by the end of 30 June 2009, the total of the amounts credited to the BAF Account under subsection 14(1) of the Act equals $7.5 billion.

 

The purpose of this Building Australia Fund (Initial Credit) Determination 2009 is to specify 12 June 2009 as the date on which the $7.5 billion initial credit is to be credited to the BAF Account.

 

The Determination is deemed to be a legislative instrument for the purpose of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.  However, the Determination, as a ministerial direction, is not disallowable.

 

A determination made under subsection 14(1) of the Act can not be revoked.

 

The Determination commences on the day it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.