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This determination is made to adjust amounts appropriated in the 2017-2018 Appropriation Acts to support functions transferring from the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet to the Digital Transformation Agency, functions transferring from the Department of Finance to the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet and functions transferring from the Attorney-General’s Department, Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet and the Department of Social Services to the Department of Home Affairs.
Administered by: Finance
Made 18 Jan 2018
Registered 22 Jan 2018
Tabled HR 05 Feb 2018
Tabled Senate 05 Feb 2018
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Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Section 75 Transfers) Determination 2017‑2018

I, Alan Greenslade, First Assistant Secretary, Financial Analysis, Reporting and Management, Department of Finance, make the following determination.

Dated   18 January 2018

Alan Greenslade

First Assistant Secretary
Financial Analysis, Reporting and Management
Department of Finance

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

5  Modification of Appropriation Acts......................................................................................... 1

6  Modification of Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2017‑2018............................................................ 2

7  Modification of Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2017‑2018............................................................ 3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Section 75 Transfers) Determination 2017-2018.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under section 75 of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.

4  Definitions

Appropriation Act means:

                     (a)  the Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2017‑2018; or

                     (b)  the Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2017‑2018.

appropriation item means an item within the meaning of an Appropriation Act.

entity means a non‑corporate entity within the meaning of an Appropriation Act.

5  Modification of Appropriation Acts

The Appropriation Acts have effect as if:

(a)    references in the Acts to the Immigration and Border Protection Portfolio were references to the Home Affairs Portfolio; and

(b)   references in the Acts to the Department of the Immigration and Border Protection were references to the Department of Home Affairs; and

(c)    appropriation items and outcomes for the following entities, included for the Attorney-General’s Portfolio, were instead included for the Home Affairs Portfolio:

                                                                  (i)            Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission;

                                                                (ii)            Australian Federal Police;

                                                              (iii)            Australian Institute of Criminology;

                                                              (iv)            Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre; and

(d)   references in the Acts to the Infrastructure and Regional Development Portfolio were references to the Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities Portfolio; and

(e)    references in the Acts to the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development were references to the Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities; and

(f)    items and outcomes for the Infrastructure and Project Financing Agency, included for the Prime Minister and Cabinet Portfolio, were instead included for the Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities Portfolio; and

(g)    references in the Acts to the Employment Portfolio and the Industry, Innovation and Science Portfolio were references to the Jobs and Innovation Portfolio; and

(h)   references in the Acts to the Department of Employment were references to the Department of Jobs and Small Business; and

(i)     items and outcomes for the Department of Human Services, included for the Social Services Portfolio, were instead included for a Human Services Portfolio.

6  Modification of Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2017‑2018

(1)  This section applies to the Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2017‑2018.

(2)  The Act has effect as follows:

(a)    as if Outcome 1 for the Department of Home Affairs in Schedule 1 to the Act were replaced with the following outcome:

Outcome 1
Protect Australia’s sovereignty, security and safety through its national security, emergency management system, law enforcement, and managing its border, including managing the stay and departure of all non-citizens

(b)   as if Outcome 2 for the Department of Home Affairs in Schedule 1 to the Act were replaced with the following outcome:

Outcome 2
Support a prosperous and inclusive society, and advance Australia’s economic interests through the effective management of the visa, multicultural and citizenship programs and provision of refugee and humanitarian assistance

(3)  The Act has effect:

(a)    as if appropriation items in Schedule 1 to the Act were increased or decreased in accordance with the following table; and

(b)   if the table specifies an increase for an appropriation item which is an appropriation item that has effect because of this determination – as if the increase were from a nil amount.

 

Increases and decreases in appropriation items

Item

Entity

Appropriation item

Increase (+)/
decrease (‑)
($’000)

1

Department of Home Affairs

Departmental item

+42,103

2

Attorney-General’s Department

Departmental item

-22,428

3

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Departmental item

-16,633

4

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Departmental item

-2,321

5

Department of Social Services

Departmental item

-1,230

6

Digital Transformation Agency

Departmental item

+714

7

Department of Finance

Departmental item

-205

8

Department of Home Affairs

Administered item, Outcome 1

+27,629

9

Attorney-General’s Department

Administered item, Outcome 1

-27,214

10

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Administered item, Outcome 2

-332

11

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Administered item, Outcome 1

-83

7  Modification of Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2017‑2018

(1)  This section applies to the Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2017‑2018.

(2)  The Act has effect as follows:

(a)    as if the following row were included in Schedule 1 to the Act:

 

Department of Home Affairs

Protect Australia’s sovereignty, security and safety through its national security, emergency management system, law enforcement, and managing its border, including managing the stay and departure of all non-citizens

Minister for Home Affairs

Minister for Home Affairs

 

(b)   as if a State, ACT, NT and local government item for the Department of Home Affairs were included in Schedule 2 to the Act opposite the following outcome:

Outcome 1
Protect Australia’s sovereignty, security and safety through its national security, emergency management system, law enforcement, and managing its border, including managing the stay and departure of all non-citizens

(3)  The Act has effect:

(a)    as if appropriation items in Schedule 2 to the Act were increased or decreased in accordance with the following table; and


(b)   if the table specifies an increase for an appropriation item which is an appropriation item that has effect because of this determination – as if the increase were from a nil amount.

 

Increases and decreases in appropriation items

Item

Entity

Appropriation item

Increase (+)/
decrease (‑)
($’000)

1

Department of Home Affairs

State, ACT, NT and local government item, Outcome 1

+1,432

2

Attorney-General’s Department

State, ACT, NT and local government item, Outcome 1

-1,432