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IMMI 13/159 Other as made
This instrument operates to revoke IMMI 13/156.
Administered by: Immigration and Border Protection
Registered 19 Dec 2013
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-Feb-2014
Tabled Senate11-Feb-2014
Date of repeal 21 Dec 2013
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

EXPLANATORY STATEMENT

 

Migration Act 1958

 

REVOCATION OF IMMI 13/156 ‘GRANTING OF PROTECTION CLASS XA VISAS IN 2013/2014 FINANCIAL YEAR’

 (Section 85)

 

1.             Section 85 of the Act provides that the Minister may determine by instrument in writing the maximum number of the visas of a specified class or the visas of specified classes that may be granted in a specified financial year.

 

2.             This Instrument revokes Instrument number IMMI 13/156 signed on 2 December 2013. The purpose of IMMI 13/156 was to determine the maximum number of visas that may be granted in the financial year 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014 for Protection (Class XA) visas.

 

3.             Under section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 the Instrument is exempt from disallowance and therefore a Human Rights Statement of Compatibility is not required.

 

4.             The Office of Best Practice Regulation has been consulted and has advised that a Regulatory Impact Statement is not required (2013/16275).

 

5.             Consultation about the size and composition of the Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Program is undertaken each year by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

 

6.             The Instrument, IMMI 13/159, commences on the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.