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This Determination sets out certain parameters for the supplement of capped entitlements in exceptional circumstances in regulation 3EA of the Parliamentary Entitlements Regulations 1997 (the supplement purposes, the capped entitlements and the relevant determinations).
Administered by: Finance
Registered 21 Apr 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-May-2011
Tabled Senate10-May-2011
Date of repeal 23 May 2011
Repealed by Parliamentary Entitlements (Supplement of Capped Entitlements) Determination 2011 (No. 2)

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I, GARY GRAY, Special Minister of State, make this Determination under regulation 3EA of the Parliamentary Entitlements Regulations 1997.

Dated 21 April 2011

 


1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Parliamentary Entitlements (Supplement of Capped Entitlements) Determination 2011.

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on the commencement of the Parliamentary Entitlements Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1).

3              Definitions

                In this Determination:

Act means the Parliamentary Entitlements Act 1990.

Regulations means the Parliamentary Entitlements Regulations 1997.

4              Supplement purposes

                For subregulation 3EA (6) of the Regulations, a supplement to which a member is entitled under subregulation 3EA (2) of the Regulations may only be used by the member for one or more of the following purposes:

                (a)    printing and communications in accordance with regulation 3AA of the Regulations;

               (b)    office requisites and stationery in accordance with item 7 (1) of Schedule 1 to the Act;

                (c)    Australian flags and printed material related to national symbols, for presentation to constituents, in accordance with item 2 of Schedule 1 to the Act;

               (d)    charter transport in accordance with Remuneration Tribunal Determination 2006/18: Members of Parliament – Entitlements;

                (e)    overnight stays in the member’s electorate, State or Territory in accordance with Remuneration Tribunal Determination 2010/09: Members of Parliament – Travelling Allowance.

5              Capped entitlement

                For paragraph 3EA (8) (a) of the Regulations, a capped entitlement means an entitlement under any of the following:

                (a)    regulation 3AA of the Regulations;

               (b)    item 7 (1) of Schedule 1 to the Act;

                (c)    clause 6.2 of Remuneration Tribunal Determination 2006/18: Members of Parliament – Entitlements;

               (d)    clauses 3.15 and 3.15.1 to 3.15.3 of Remuneration Tribunal Determination 2010/09: Members of Parliament – Travelling Allowance.

6              Relevant determination

                For paragraph 3EA (8) (b) of the Regulations, each of the following determinations is a relevant determination:

                (a)    Determination 2011/1, Determination regarding electorate employees – relief staff budget, made by the Special Minister of State on 31 January 2011;

               (b)    Determination 2011/4, Determination regarding staff travel arrangements, made by the Special Minister of State on 11 March 2011.


Note

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