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Regulations as made
These regulations amend the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997 to establish legislative authority for spending activities administered by the Department of Health.
Administered by: Finance
Registered 17 Aug 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR20-Aug-2018
Tabled Senate21-Aug-2018
Date of repeal 19 Aug 2018
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Amendment (Health Measures No. 3) 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 16 August 2018

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Mathias Cormann

Minister for Finance

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997                                             2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Amendment (Health Measures No. 3) 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.

18 August 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 Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Act 1997.

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

  

Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997

1  In the appropriate position in Part 4 of Schedule 1AB (table)

Insert:

 

300

Prioritising mental health—aftercare following a suicide attempt

To fund Primary Health Networks and beyondblue to deliver, in partnership with Local Hospital Networks, the Way Back Support Service across Australia.

This objective also has the effect it would have if it were limited to measures:

(a) to support veterans and defence force members and their families; or

(b) to provide services to Indigenous Australians and particular groups of Indigenous Australians; or

(c) to give effect to Australia’s obligations under the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, particularly Articles 2 and 12; or

(d) to provide services to individuals living in a Territory; or

(e) undertaken in the exercise of the executive power of the Commonwealth.

301

Prioritising mental health—suicide prevention campaign

To provide funding to SANE Australia to develop and trial a suicide prevention campaign aimed at people who are contemplating suicide, including funding to:

(a) develop a campaign based on real‑life stories from people who have attempted suicide to convey positive messages of hope; and

(b) disseminate campaign materials and messaging via social media, television and radio communications; and

(c) test the efficacy of peer to peer storytelling as a suicide prevention strategy; and

(d) disseminate information about suicide and resources to support families, friends, carers and colleagues of people who are contemplating suicide.

This objective also has the effect it would have if it were limited to measures in connection with electronic communications.

302

Prioritising mental health—Lifeline Australia—enhanced telephone and online crisis service

To fund Lifeline Australia for the delivery and enhancement of a 24‑hour telephone and online crisis support and suicide prevention service.

This objective also has the effect it would have if it were limited to measures in connection with telephonic or electronic communications.