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This Declaration amends the Superannuation (PSS) Membership Inclusion Declaration 2006 to provide continuing PSS membership for certain persons who become employees of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority.
Administered by: Finance
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 42
Registered 24 Jun 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR28-Sep-2010
Tabled Senate28-Sep-2010
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

I, LINDSAY TANNER, Minister for Finance and Deregulation, make this Declaration under paragraph 6 (1) (j) of the Superannuation Act 1990.

Dated June 17th 2010



1              Name of Declaration

                This Declaration is the Superannuation (PSS) Membership Inclusion Amendment Declaration 2010 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This Declaration commences on 1 July 2010.

3              Amendment of Superannuation (PSS) Membership Inclusion Declaration 2006

                Schedule 1 amends the Superannuation (PSS) Membership Inclusion Declaration 2006.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)


[1]           Subsection 3 (1), after definition of 1990 Act



AHPRA means the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency established upon commencement of Part 2 of the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law (ACT) Act 2010 and representing the Australian Capital Territory.

 [2]           After subsection 4 (19)


       (20)   Section 6 of the 1990 Act ceases to apply to a person referred to in item 27 of Schedule 1 at the end of the earlier of:

                (a)    the day on which the person ceases to be an employee of AHPRA;

               (b)    the day immediately before the day on which the person becomes, in relation to the person’s employment with AHPRA, a member of an alternative superannuation scheme; or

                (c)    if AHPRA ceases to be a statutory authority of the Australian Capital Territory – the last day on which AHPRA is a statutory authority.

[3]           Schedule 1, after item 26


         27   A person who:

                 (a)   becomes an employee of AHPRA, during the period 1 July       2010 to                        1 July 2013 inclusive; and

               (b)    immediately before becoming so employed was a PSS member employed under the Public Sector Management Act 1994 of the Australian Capital Territory; and

                 (c)   immediately before becoming so employed was performing duties for                 AHPRA in accordance with the document entitled ‘Memorandum of                    Understanding between AHPRA and the Department of ACT Health             regarding the the transition of staff to the National Registration and         Accreditation Scheme’ and dated March 2010.                   


1.         This Declaration amends F2006L04171, as amended by F2009L01161.
2.         All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of         Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See           www.frli.gov.au.