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SLI 2012 No. 206 Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997 to add 3 existing Government programs to Part 4 of Schedule 1AA and amend 6 existing program descriptions in Part 4 of Schedule 1AA to ensure that there is legislative authority for spending on the activities conducted under those programs.
Administered by: Finance
Registered 22 Aug 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Aug-2012
Tabled Senate23-Aug-2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

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Financial Management and Accountability Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 6)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 206

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997.

Dated 21 August 2012



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of regulation

                This regulation is the Financial Management and Accountability Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 6).

2              Commencement

                This regulation commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Amendment of Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997

                Schedule 1 amends the Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997.

Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)


[1]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.002



Communicable disease control


Objective: To provide funding to reduce the incidence of blood‑borne viruses and sexually-transmitted infections

[2]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.005



National Immunisation Program


Objective: To provide vaccines and financial support to strengthen immunisation coverage, reduce the incidence of vaccine‑preventable diseases, and improve the administration of the National Immunisation Program

[3]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.017



Home support


Objective: To provide aged care services at home and in the community, match funding to care needs, and provide greater choice and control to consumers, care recipients and their carers

[4]           Schedule 1AA, item 415.026



Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health


Objectives: To provide funding to providers to improve chronic disease prevention and detection, to improve child and maternal health, to improve service delivery and access to effective health services, to reduce the incidence of blood-borne viruses and sexually-transmitted infections, and to enhance existing wellbeing, counselling, family tracing and reunion services to indigenous communities

[5]           Schedule 1AA, items 415.039 and 415.040



Public hospitals and information


Objective: To provide funding to increase efficiency and capacity in public hospitals, improve access to public dental services, and increase support for health services and public health responses for the Torres Strait


Health emergency planning and response


Objectives: To support national health emergency planning and response through the development of response plans and the maintenance of a National Medical Stockpile, to improve biosecurity, drug and chemical safety through regulation, to support Australia’s antivenom production, to support environmental health protection and laboratory capability for emergency response, and to develop a national strategy to minimise the risks posed by communicable diseases

[6]           Schedule 1AA, after item 415.041



Expanding the rollout of low aromatic fuel


Objective: To reduce the incidence and impact of petrol sniffing in regional and remote communities, including by subsidising the cost of production and distribution of low aromatic fuel, funding necessary infrastructure such as bulk storage facilities and supporting complementary communications, promotion, data collection, education and treatment activities


Therapeutic Goods regulatory grants program


Objective: To provide grants with respect to regulatory activities in relation to therapeutic goods

[7]           Schedule 1AA, after item 430.017



                       Australian Public Service Commission


Australia New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG)


Objective: To provide funding for ANZSOG’s development and administration


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