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This instrument modifies the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012 to ensure that funds from the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account can continue to be directed for the purposes of assisting employers supported by Commonwealth funding of legal assistance services to meet the costs of payments required to be made as a result of pay equity orders relevant to the Social and Community Services sector.
Administered by: Social Services
Registered 06 Aug 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Aug-2015
Tabled Senate10-Aug-2015

 

 

Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account (Legal Assistance Services) Specification 2015

Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012

I, SCOTT MORRISON, Minister for Social Services, make this specification under subsections 7(4) and 8(7) of the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012.

Dated: 5 August 2015

 

 

Scott Morrison

Minister for Social Services


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1              Name of Specification

                This Specification is the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account (Legal Assistance Services) Specification 2015.

2              Commencement

                This Specification commences on the day immediately after the last day on which a resolution referred to in subsection 9(2) of the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012 could have been passed.

3              Modification of Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012

                Schedule 1 modifies the Social and Community Services Pay Equity Special Account Act 2012.



Schedule 1        Modifications

Item 1     Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the Act          

Omit:

“402.005             Payments for the provision of community legal services”

Item 2     Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Act after Item 1

Add:

“2                        Justice Services - Community Legal Services Programme as referred to in Item 87 of Schedule 1AB to the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997

Item 3     Part 1 of Schedule 3 to the Act after Item 6            

Add:

“7                        National Partnership Agreement on Legal Assistance Services”