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This determination adjusts amounts appropriated in the 2019-2020 Appropriation Acts to support functions transferring between various entities as a result of amendments to the Administrative Arrangements Order on 29 May 2019.
Administered by: Finance
Registered 27 Jun 2019
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Tabled Senate02-Jul-2019
Tabled HR02-Jul-2019
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Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Section 75 Transfers) Determination 2019-2020

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

Dated 26 June 2019                            

Tracey Carroll

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 Supply Act (No. 1) 2019-2020........................................................................ 2

7  Modification of Supply Act (No. 2) 2019-2020........................................................................ 5

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Section 75 Transfers) Determination 2019-2020.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 1 July 2019.

3  Authority

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

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

Appropriation Act means:

(a)    the Supply Act (No. 1) 2019-2020; or

(b)   the Supply Act (No. 2) 2019-2020.

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

(1)   The Appropriation Acts have effect as if:

(a)    references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Agriculture and Water Resources Portfolio were references to the Agriculture Portfolio; and    

(b)   references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources were references to the Department of Agriculture; and       

(c)    references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Education and Training Portfolio were references to the Education Portfolio; and  

(d)   references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Department of Education and Training were references to the Department of Education; and  

(e)    references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Department of Human Services were references to Services Australia; and 

(f)    references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Jobs and Small Business Portfolio were references to the Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Portfolio; and

(g)    references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Department of Jobs and Small Business were references to the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business; and

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

(i)     references in the Schedules to the Acts to the Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities were references to the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development.

(2)   Assuming that the substitutions described in subsection (1) have happened, the Appropriation Acts have effect as if:

(a)    items and outcomes for the following entity, included for the Education Portfolio, were instead included for the Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Portfolio:

(i)              Australian Skills Quality Authority; and

(b)   items and outcomes for the following entities, included for the Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Portfolio, were instead included for the Attorney-General’s Portfolio:

(i)              Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency;

(ii)            Australian Building and Construction Commission;

(iii)           Fair Work Commission;

(iv)           Fair Work Ombudsman and Registered Organisations Commission Entity;

(v)            Safe Work Australia;

(vi)          Comcare; and

(c)    items and outcomes for the following entity, included for the Prime Minister and Cabinet Portfolio, were instead included for the Social Services Portfolio:

(i)              Digital Transformation Agency.

6  Modification of Supply Act (No. 1) 2019-2020

(1)   This section applies to the Supply Act (No. 1) 2019-2020.

(2)   For the purposes of this section, assume that the substitutions described in section 5 have happened.

(3)   The Act has effect as follows:

(a)    as if a departmental item for the following non-corporate entity were included for the Prime Minister and Cabinet Portfolio in Schedule 1 to the Act:

NATIONAL INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIANS AGENCY

(b)   as if an administered item were included for the National Indigenous Australians Agency:

                                                             (i)      in the part of Schedule 1 to the Act dealing with the Prime Minister and Cabinet Portfolio; and

                                                           (ii)      opposite the following outcome:

Outcome 1

Improve results for Indigenous Australians including in relation to school attendance, employment and community safety, through delivering services and programmes, and through measures that recognise the special place that Indigenous people hold in this Nation

(c)    as if an administered item were included for the Attorney-General’s Department in Schedule 1 to the Act opposite the following outcome:

Outcome 2

Facilitate jobs growth through policies and programs that promote fair, productive and safe workplaces

(d)   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 the provision of refugee and humanitarian assistance and settlement and migrant services

(e)    as if Outcome 1 and Outcome 2 for the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business in Schedule 1 to the Act were replaced with the following outcomes:

Outcome 1

Foster a productive and competitive labour market through policies and programs that assist job seekers into work, meet employer needs and facilitate the growth of small and family businesses

Outcome 2

Promote growth in economic productivity and social wellbeing through access to quality skills and training

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

Outcome 2

Promote growth in economic productivity and social wellbeing through access to quality higher education, international education, and international quality research

(4)   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 (‑)
($)

1

Attorney-General’s Department

Departmental item

+22,910,966.00

2

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Departmental item

-67,669,000.00

3

Department of Home Affairs

Departmental item

+10,349,809.50

4

Department of Education

Departmental item

-51,721,000.00

5

Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Departmental item

+25,748,034.00

6

National Indigenous Australians Agency

Departmental item

+67,669,000.00

7

Department of Social Services

Departmental item

-7,287,809.50

8

Attorney-General’s Department

Administered item, Outcome 2

+10,604,000.00

9

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Administered item, Outcome 2

-528,857,000.00

10

Department of Home Affairs

Administered item, Outcome 2

+199,546,000.00

11

Department of Education

Administered item, Outcome 1

-208,333.00

12

Department of Education

Administered item, Outcome 2

-451,605,000.00

13

Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Administered item, Outcome 1

+4,537,917.00

14

Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Administered item, Outcome 2

+320,976,416.00

15

National Indigenous Australians Agency

Administered item, Outcome 1

+528,857,000.00

16

Department of Social Services

Administered item, Outcome 2

-83,851,000.00

17

Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

Corporate entity item, Comcare

-2,496,000.00

18

Attorney-General’s Department

Corporate entity item, Comcare

+2,496,000.00

 


 

7  Modification of Supply Act (No. 2) 2019-2020

(1)   This section applies to the Supply Act (No. 2) 2019-2020.

(2)   For the purposes of this section, assume that the substitutions described in section 5 have happened.

(3)   The Act has effect as follows:

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

 

National Indigenous Australians Agency

Improve results for Indigenous Australians including in relation to school attendance, employment and community safety, through delivering services and programmes, and through measures that recognise the special place that Indigenous people hold in this Nation

Minister for Indigenous Australians

Minister for Indigenous Australians

(b)   as if an other departmental item (Equity Injections) for the following non‑corporate entity were included for the Prime Minister and Cabinet Portfolio in Schedule 2 to the Act:

NATIONAL INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIANS AGENCY

(c)     as if a State, ACT, NT and local government item were included for the National Indigenous Australians Agency:

                                                             (i)      in the part of Schedule 2 to the Act dealing with the Prime Minister and Cabinet Portfolio; and

                                                           (ii)      opposite the following outcome:

Outcome 1

Improve results for Indigenous Australians including in relation to school attendance, employment and community safety, through delivering services and programmes, and through measures that recognise the special place that Indigenous people hold in this Nation

(4)   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 (‑)
($)

1

National Indigenous Australians Agency

Other departmental item (Equity Injections)

+791,000.00

2

National Indigenous Australians Agency

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

+1,992,000.00

3

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Other departmental item (Equity Injections)

-791,000.00

4

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

State, ACT, NT and local government item, Outcome 2

-1,992,000.00