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Determinations/Other as amended, taking into account amendments up to ASIC (Amendment) Instrument 2019/606
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 12 Jul 2019
Start Date 01 Jul 2019
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ASIC (Senior Staff Members—Determination) Instrument 2019/117

 

About this compilation

 

Compilation No. 1

 

This is a compilation of ASIC (Senior Staff Members—Determination) Instrument 2019/117 as in force on 1 July 2019. It includes any commenced amendment affecting the legislative instrument to that date.

 

This compilation was prepared by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.

 

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information

about amending instruments and the amendment history of each amended provision.

 

 



Part 1—Preliminary

1        Name of legislative instrument

This is the ASIC (Senior Staff Members—Determination) Instrument 2019/117.

3        Authority

This instrument is made under section 122A of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001.

4        Definitions

In this instrument:

ASIC Act means the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001.

Corporations Act means the Corporations Act 2001.

Credit Act means the National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009.

Financial Services and Credit Panel means a panel of staff members who perform functions and exercise powers under:

(a)     Division 8 of Part 7.6 of the Corporations Act (which deals with banning persons from providing financial services); and

(b)     Division 2 of Part 2-4 of the Credit Act (which deals with banning persons from engaging in credit activities).

Markets Disciplinary Panel or MDP means a panel of staff members who perform functions and exercise powers in relation to alleged contraventions of the market integrity rules under Part 7.2A of the Corporations Act.

staff member has the meaning given by subsection 5(1) of the ASIC Act.


Part 2—Determination

5        Senior staff members for all purposes

A staff member who holds or acts in any of the following positions is a senior staff member:

(a)     Executive Director;

(b)     Senior Executive Leader;

(c)     Senior Executive Specialist;

(d)     without limiting anything in the paragraphs above and to avoid doubt:

(i)      Chief of Staff;

(ii)     Chief Financial Officer;

(iii)    Chief Information Officer;

(iv)    Chief Supervisory Officer;

(v)     Commission Counsel;

(vi)    General Counsel;

(vii)   Special Counsel.

6        Senior staff members for limited purposes

Markets Disciplinary Panel

(1)     A staff member who holds or acts in a position of MDP Chair, MDP Deputy Chair or MDP Member is a senior staff member for the purposes of performing functions and exercising powers in relation to any matter referred to the Markets Disciplinary Panel.

Financial Services and Credit Panel

(2)     A staff member who holds or acts in a position of Hearing Delegate is a senior staff member for the purposes of performing functions and exercising powers in relation to any matter referred to the Financial Services and Credit Panel.

Senior Managers in ASIC’s People and Development Team

(3)     A staff member who holds or acts in a position of Senior Manager in ASIC’s People and Development Team is a senior staff member for the purposes of performing functions and exercising powers in relation to the employment of staff (including the terms and conditions of employment) under section 120 of the ASIC Act.


Endnotes

Endnote 1—Instrument history

Instrument number

Date of FRL registration

Date of commencement

Application, saving or transitional provisions

2019/117

3/5/2019 (see F2019L00668)

1/7/2019

 

2019/606

27/6/2019 (see F2019L00901)

1/7/2019

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Endnote 2—Amendment history

ad. = added or inserted     am. = amended     LA = Legislation Act 2003    rep. = repealed     rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected 

How affected

Section 2

rep. s48D LA

Subsection 6(3)

ad. 2019/606