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Sex Discrimination Regulations 2018

Authoritative Version
Regulations as made
These regulations remake the 1984 regulations to continue to prescribe classes of care or services which are ‘Commonwealth-funded aged care’ for the purposes of the Sex Discrimination Act 1984.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Made 02 Mar 2018
Registered 14 Mar 2018
Tabled HR 26 Mar 2018
Tabled Senate 19 Mar 2018
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Sex Discrimination Regulations 2018

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 regulations.

Dated 02 March 2018

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Christian Porter

Attorney‑General

 

 

 

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

5............ Care or services that are Commonwealth‑funded aged care........................................... 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Sex Discrimination Regulations 1984                                                                                               3

 


 

1  Name

                   This instrument is the Sex Discrimination Regulations 2018.

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

The day after this instrument is registered.

15 March 2018

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 Sex Discrimination Act 1984.

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.

5  Care or services that are Commonwealth‑funded aged care

             (1)  This section sets out classes of care or services prescribed for the purposes of paragraph (c) of the definition of Commonwealth‑funded aged care in subsection 4(1) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1984.

             (2)  Care or services in relation to which the Commonwealth has made, or is to make, payments for the purposes of a program referred to in any of the following items of the table in Part 4 of Schedule 1AA to the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997 are prescribed:

                     (a)  item 415.016 (access and information);

                     (b)  item 415.017 (home support);

                     (c)  item 415.018 (residential and flexible care);

                     (d)  item 415.019 (workforce and quality);

                     (e)  item 415.020 (ageing and service improvement).

             (3)  Aged care or services (or similar care or services) that are provided under any of the following instruments, and in relation to which the Commonwealth has made, or is to make, payments to the provider of such care or services, are prescribed:

                     (a)  the Treatment Principles made under section 90 of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986;

                     (b)  those Treatment Principles as modified by the Australian Participants in British Nuclear Tests and British Commonwealth Occupation Force (Treatment) (Modifications of the Treatment Principles) Instrument 2013 made under section 16 of the Australian Participants in British Nuclear Tests and British Commonwealth Occupation Force (Treatment) Act 2006;

                     (c)  the MRCA Treatment Principles made under section 286 of the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004.

             (4)  Aged care or services (or similar care or services) that are provided under an arrangement made under Part V of the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, and in relation to which the Commonwealth has made, or is to make, payments to the provider of such care or services, are prescribed.


Schedule 1Repeals

  

Sex Discrimination Regulations 1984

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.