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Regulations as made
These regulations amend Schedule 1AB to the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997 to establish legislative authority for spending activities administered by the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business.
Administered by: Finance
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 28A
Registered 06 Sep 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Sep-2019
Tabled Senate10-Sep-2019
To be repealed 26 Nov 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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 (Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Measures No. 3) Regulations 2019

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 05 September 2019

David Hurley

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 (Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Measures No. 3) Regulations 2019.

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.

7 September 2019

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:

359

Foundation Skills for Your Future Program

To provide funding for skills training in language, literacy, numeracy and digital literacy, for persons:

(a) with an educational attainment of Year 12 or below; or

(b) in regional, rural and remote areas of Australia;

to facilitate their participation in further training or the workforce.

This objective also has the effect it would have if it were limited to providing funding or support for measures:

(a) to give effect to Australia’s obligations under one or more of the following:

(i) the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, particularly Articles 2 and 6;

(ii) the International Labour Organization’s Convention concerning Employment Policy, particularly Articles 1 and 2;

(iii) the International Labour Organization’s Convention concerning Vocational Guidance and Vocational Training in the Development of Human Resources, particularly Articles 1, 2 and 4; or

(b) taken in, or in relation to, a Territory.

360

Incentives for Australian Apprenticeships

To provide payments to apprentices and trainees, employers of apprentices and trainees, and training organisations, to encourage and support the commencement and completion of apprenticeships and traineeships.

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

(a) which provide sickness benefits or benefits to students (within the meaning of paragraph 51(xxiiiA) of the Constitution); or

(b) to give effect to Australia’s obligations under one or more of the following:

(i) the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, particularly Articles 4 and 27;

(ii) the International Labour Organization’s Convention concerning Vocational Guidance and Vocational Training in the Development of Human Resources, particularly Articles 1, 2, 3 and 4;

(iii) the International Labour Organization’s Convention concerning Employment Policy, particularly Articles 1 and 2;

(iv) the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, particularly Articles 2 and 6.