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SLI 2011 No. 131 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend a number of regulations under the Superannuation Act 1976, the Superannuation Act 1990 and the Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) Act 1973 as a consequence of certain public sector superannuation reforms, which are due to commence on 1 July 2011.
Administered by: Finance
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 47, Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 59
Registered 30 Jun 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR06-Jul-2011
Tabled Senate06-Jul-2011
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Superannuation Legislation (Public Sector Superannuation Schemes) Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2011 No. 131

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Superannuation Act 1976, the Superannuation Act 1990 and the Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) Act 1973.

Dated 30 June 2011

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

PENELOPE YING YEN WONG


Contents

                        1      Name of Regulations                                                       3

                        2      Commencement                                                              3

                        3      Amendment of Superannuation (Cost of Administration) Regulations            3

                        4      Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Deferred Benefits Regulations            3

                        5      Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) (Superannuation Guarantee) Regulations 2008   3

                        6      Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Fees Regulations   4

                        7      Amendment of Superannuation (PSS) Fees Regulations   4

                        8      Amendment of Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) (Superannuation) Regulations 1973    4

                        9      Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Former Eligible Employees Regulations          5

                       10      Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Salary Regulations 1978          5

                       11      Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Former Provident Account Contributors Regulations    5

                       12      Superannuation (CSS) (Liability to Taxation) Regulations 2000 — repeal          5

                       13      Superannuation (CSS) Unclaimed Money Regulations — repeal        5

                       14      Superannuation (PSS) (Liability to Taxation) Regulations 2000 — repeal          5

Schedule 1                  Amendments of Superannuation (Cost of Administration) Regulations      6

Schedule 2                  Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Deferred Benefits Regulations      7

Schedule 3                  Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) (Superannuation Guarantee) Regulations 2008       8

Schedule 4                  Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Fees Regulations  9

Schedule 5                  Amendments of Superannuation (PSS) Fees Regulations  10

Schedule 6                  Amendment of Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) (Superannuation) Regulations 1973                                                                                    11

Schedule 7                  Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Former Eligible Employees Regulations  12

 

 


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Superannuation Legislation (Public Sector Superannuation Schemes) Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the commencement of the Governance of Australian Government Superannuation Schemes Act 2011.

3              Amendment of Superannuation (Cost of Administration) Regulations

                Schedule 1 amends the Superannuation (Cost of Administration) Regulations.

4              Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Deferred Benefits Regulations 

                Schedule 2 amends the Superannuation (CSS) Deferred Benefits Regulations.

5              Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) (Superannuation Guarantee) Regulations 2008

                Schedule 3 amends the Superannuation (CSS) (Superannuation Guarantee) Regulations 2008.

6              Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Fees Regulations 

                Schedule 4 amends the Superannuation (CSS) Fees Regulations.

7              Amendment of Superannuation (PSS) Fees Regulations 

                Schedule 5 amends the Superannuation (PSS) Fees Regulations.

8              Amendment of Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) (Superannuation) Regulations 1973

         (1)   Schedule 6 amends the Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) (Superannuation) Regulations 1973.

         (2)   Despite the repeal of regulation 8B of the Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) (Superannuation) Regulations 1973 by Schedule 6, a request may be made to the Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation, on or after the day on which these Regulations commence, for reconsideration of a decision of the Commissioner for Superannuation that was made before that day as if:

                 (a)     the regulation had not been repealed; and

                (b)     the references in subregulation 8B (2) to the Commissioner (other than the first reference) were references to the Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation; and

                 (c)     the references in subregulations 8B (4) and (5) to the Commissioner were references to the Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation.

Note   Subregulation 8B (2), as affected by this subregulation, specifies time limits within which requests may be made.

         (3)   Despite the repeal of regulation 8B of the Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) (Superannuation) Regulations 1973 by Schedule 6, an application may be made to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, on or after the day on which these Regulations commence, for review of a decision of the Commissioner for Superannuation that was made before that day as if the regulation had not been repealed.

Note   The Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 specifies time limits within which applications may be made.

9              Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Former Eligible Employees Regulations

                Schedule 7 amends the Superannuation (CSS) Former Eligible Employees Regulations.

10            Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Salary Regulations 1978

                Schedule 8 amends the Superannuation (CSS) Salary Regulations 1978.

11            Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) Former Provident Account Contributors Regulations

                Schedule 9 amends the Superannuation (CSS) Former Provident Account Contributors Regulations.

12            Superannuation (CSS) (Liability to Taxation) Regulations 2000 — repeal

                Statutory Rules 2000 No. 154 are repealed.

13            Superannuation (CSS) Unclaimed Money Regulations — repeal

                Statutory Rules 1997 No. 99 are repealed.

14            Superannuation (PSS) (Liability to Taxation) Regulations 2000 — repeal

                Statutory Rules 2000 No. 155 are repealed.


Schedule 1        Amendments of Superannuation (Cost of Administration) Regulations

(regulation 3)

 

[1]           Regulation 1

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                These Regulations are the Superannuation (Cost of Administration) Regulations 1980.

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Schedule 2        Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Deferred Benefits Regulations

(regulation 4)

 

[1]           Regulation 1

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                These Regulations are the Superannuation (CSS) Deferred Benefits Regulations 1979.

[2]           Regulation 4

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Schedule 3        Amendment of Superannuation (CSS) (Superannuation Guarantee) Regulations 2008

(regulation 5)

 

[1]           Subregulation 5 (3)

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[2]           Subregulation 5 (4)

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Schedule 4        Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Fees Regulations

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[1]           Regulation 1

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                These Regulations are the Superannuation (CSS) Fees Regulations 1993.

[2]           Subregulation 3 (2)

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[3]           Paragraph 3 (3) (a)

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Schedule 5        Amendments of Superannuation (PSS) Fees Regulations

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                These Regulations are the Superannuation (PSS) Fees Regulations 1993.

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Schedule 6        Amendment of Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) (Superannuation) Regulations 1973

(regulation 8)

 

[1]           Regulation 8B

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Schedule 7        Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Former Eligible Employees Regulations

(regulation 9)

 

[1]           Regulation 1

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1              Name of Regulations [see Note 1]

                These Regulations are the Superannuation (CSS) Former Eligible Employees Regulations 1986.

[2]           Subregulation 15A (2)

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[3]           Subparagraph 15A (3) (d) (ii)

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[4]           Subparagraph 15A (5) (c) (i)

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[5]           Subparagraph 15A (5) (c) (ii)

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[6]           Schedule 5, substituted Division 3 of Part IX

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[7]           Schedule 5, substituted subsection 133 (3)

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[8]           Schedule 10A, item 2, substituted section 110T

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[9]           Schedule 10A, item 6, substituted subsection 137 (2)

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[10]         Schedule 10A, item 7, substituted subsection 138 (1)

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[11]         Schedule 11A, item 5, new subsection 62 (1A)

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Schedule 8        Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Salary Regulations 1978

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[1]           Paragraph 12 (a)

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[2]           Subparagraph 13 (2) (b) (i)

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Schedule 9        Amendments of Superannuation (CSS) Former Provident Account Contributors Regulations

(regulation 11)

  

[1]           Regulation 1

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1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Superannuation (CSS) Former Provident Account Contributors Regulations 1978.

[2]           Schedule, new subparagraph 80AB (2) (b) (ii)

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[3]           Schedule, new subparagraph 211 (2) (b) (ii)

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[4]           Schedule, new subsection 222 (1), definition of rate of fund contribution tax

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Note

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