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SLI 2015 No. 95 Regulations as made
This regulation makes amendments consequential to the Tribunals Amalgamation Act 2015 to 11 legislative instruments administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Employment, the Minister for Health, the Prime Minister, the Minister for Social Services and the Minister for Veterans' Affairs.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Made 25 Jun 2015
Registered 26 Jun 2015
Tabled HR 10 Aug 2015
Tabled Senate 10 Aug 2015
Date of repeal 02 Jul 2015
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Table of contents.

 

Tribunals Legislation Amendment (Amalgamation) Regulation 2015

 

Select Legislative Instrument No. 95, 2015

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation.

Dated 25 June 2015

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

George Brandis QC

Attorney‑General

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name................................................................................................... 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Authority............................................................................................. 1

4............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Part 1—Attorney‑General’s Department                                                            3

Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court Regulation 2012                              3

Privacy Regulation 2013                                                                                           3

Part 2—Department of Employment                                                                    4

Workplace Relations Regulations 2006                                                                 4

Part 3—Department of Health                                                                                 5

Australian Sports Anti‑Doping Authority Regulations 2006                             5

Part 4—Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet                             6

Maternity Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Regulations 1982                     6

Ombudsman Regulations 1977                                                                                 6

Public Service Regulations 1999                                                                             6

Part 5—Department of Social Services                                                                7

Child Support (Assessment) Regulations 1989                                                      7

Child Support Reform (New Formula and Other Measures) Regulations 2007  7

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Regulations 1988                       7

Part 6—Department of Veterans’ Affairs                                                          9

Veterans’ Entitlements Regulations 1986                                                              9

 


1  Name

                   This is the Tribunals Legislation Amendment (Amalgamation) Regulation 2015.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

At the same time as Schedule 1 to the Tribunals Amalgamation Act 2015 commences.

1 July 2015

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the following Acts:

                     (a)  the Australian Sports Anti‑Doping Authority Act 2006;

                     (b)  the Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989;

                     (c)  the Child Support Legislation Amendment (Reform of the Child Support Scheme—New Formula and Other Measures) Act 2006;

                     (d)  the Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988;

                     (e)  the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009;

                      (f)  the Federal Circuit Court of Australia Act 1999;

                     (g)  the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976;

                     (h)  the Maternity Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Act 1973;

                      (i)  the Ombudsman Act 1976;

                      (j)  the Privacy Act 1988;

                     (k)  the Public Service Act 1999;

                      (l)  the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

Part 1Attorney‑General’s Department

Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court Regulation 2012

1  After paragraph 2.08(2)(f)

Insert:

                    (fa)  an appeal on a question of law from a decision of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal in a child support first review under subsection 44(1) of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975;

2  Paragraph 2.08(3)(b)

Omit “Taxation Appeals Division”, substitute “Taxation and Commercial Division”.

3  At the end of subregulation 2.09(2)

Add:

                   ; (e)  an appeal on a question of law from a decision of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal in a child support first review under subsection 44AAA(1) of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975.

Privacy Regulation 2013

4  Schedule 1 (table item 82)

Repeal the item.

Part 2Department of Employment

Workplace Relations Regulations 2006

5  Regulation 3.2 of Chapter 2

Repeal the regulation.

Part 3Department of Health

Australian Sports Anti‑Doping Authority Regulations 2006

6  Subparagraph 4.22(1A)(b)(i) of Schedule 1

Omit “subsection 35(2)”, substitute “subsection 35(3) or (4)”.

7  Subparagraph 4.22(1A)(b)(ii) of Schedule 1

Omit “subsection 35(2)”, substitute “either subsection 35(3) or (4)”.

Part 4Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Maternity Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Regulations 1982

8  Schedule 3 (table item 29)

Repeal the item.

Ombudsman Regulations 1977

9  Schedule 1

Omit “Security Appeals Tribunal”.

10  Schedule 3

Omit “President of the Security Appeals Tribunal”.

Public Service Regulations 1999

11  Subparagraphs 2.2(2)(c)(v), (vi) and (viii)

Repeal the subparagraphs.

Part 5Department of Social Services

Child Support (Assessment) Regulations 1989

12  Paragraph 4C(f)

Omit “SSAT”, substitute “AAT”.

13  Paragraph 4C(g)

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

                     (g)  subject to Part IVA of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975, appealing on a question of law from a decision of the AAT.

Child Support Reform (New Formula and Other Measures) Regulations 2007

14  Regulation 4 (definition of SSAT)

Repeal the definition.

15  Regulation 6

Repeal the regulation.

16  Part 3

Repeal the Part.

17  Regulation 36

Repeal the regulation.

18  Schedule 2

Repeal the Schedule.

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Regulations 1988

19  Regulation 7A

Repeal the regulation, substitute:

7A  Limitation of powers of AAT

                   For section 95E of the Act, a power or discretion conferred on the Registrar by the following provisions must not be exercised by the AAT:

                     (a)  a provision of the Act mentioned in Part 1 of Schedule 3;

                     (b)  a provision of the Assessment Act mentioned in Part 2 of Schedule 3.

20  Schedule 3 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Schedule 3Powers of Registrar that AAT must not exercise

Part 6Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Veterans’ Entitlements Regulations 1986

21  Regulation 12

Omit “the scale in Schedule 2 to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Regulations as in force from time to time”, substitute “the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Regulation 2015”.