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This determination rolls over an unspent amount of a grant, made under Part 2-2A of the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in respect of the 2019 calendar year, as a new grant made under Part 2-2A of the Higher Education Support Act 2003 in respect of the 2020 calendar year.
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Higher Education Support (Indigenous Student Success Program) (Rollover of Grant Amounts) Determination (No. 4) 2020

made under section 38-40 of the

Higher Education Support Act 2003

Compilation No. 1                   

Compilation date:                              19 November 2020

Includes amendments up to:            F2020N00135

About this compilation

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Higher Education Support (Indigenous Student Success Program) (Rollover of Grant Amounts) Determination (No. 4) 2020 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 19 November 2020 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law. Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Legislation Register (www.legislation.gov.au). The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law. Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. For more information on any modifications, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Self‑repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

  

  

  

 

 

 

                                           

                                           


Contents

1  Name…………………………………………………………………………………………….1

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

4  Definitions……………………………………………………………………………………… 1

5  Rollover of ISSP rollover grant amount………………………………………………………... 1

6  Conditions on University of Canberra rollover grant…………………………………………...  2


Schedule 1— University of Canberra rollover grant                                            
3


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Higher Education Support (Indigenous Student Success Program) (Rollover of Grant Amounts) Determination (No. 4) 2020.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 38-40(3) and subsection 38-40(4) of the Act for the purposes of Part 2-2A of the Act.

4  Definitions

Note:          A number of expressions used in this determination are defined in Schedule 1 of the Act, including the following:

(a)    annual financial reporting period; and

(b)    higher education provider.

                   These expressions are identified in italics in this determination.

Act means the Higher Education Support Act 2003.

administering officer means an employee in the National Indigenous Australians Agency.

grant year means the 2019 calendar year.

Guidelines means the Indigenous Student Assistance Grants Guidelines 2017.

ISSP rollover grant means a grant taken to have been granted to the University of Canberra under Part 2-2A of the Act in respect of the grant year because of the combined operation of the Higher Education Support (Indigenous Student Success Program) (Rollover of Grant Amounts) Determination 2019 and section 38-40 of the Act.

University of Canberra rollover grant means the amount of the unspent amount of the ISSP rollover grant that, because of the combined operation of this instrument and section 38-40 of the Act, is taken to be granted to the University of Canberra under Part 2-2A of the Act in respect of the 2020 calendar year.

5 Rollover of ISSP rollover grant amount

                   For the purposes of subsection 38-40(1) of the Act, the following is determined under subsection 38-40(3) of the Act:

(a)    section 38-40 applies to the University of Canberra in respect of the ISSP rollover grant; and

(b)    $66,900 is the amount of the unspent amount of that grant.

 

Note 1:       If section 38-40 is determined to apply to a higher education provider in respect of a grant, then the effect of subsection 38‑40(1) of the Act is to rollover the amount of the unspent amount of the grant that is determined to the next following year as a new grant under Part 2-2A of the Act.

Note 2:       The grant amount of the University of Canberra rollover grant is the amount in paragraph 5(b) of this instrument.

Note 3:       Section 164-15 of the Act provides that an overpayment of an amount made to a higher education provider may be deducted from a future amount payable or recovered as a debt due to the Commonwealth.

6  Conditions on University of Canberra rollover grant

                   For the purposes of paragraph 38-40(2)(b) of the Act, the conditions in Schedule 1 to this instrument are determined under subsection 38‑40(4) of the Act to apply to the University of Canberra rollover grant.

Note 1:       A higher education provider’s approval may be revoked if, among other things, the provider breaches a condition of a grant made to the body under Part 2-2A of the Act: see section 22-15 of the Act.

Note 2:       Part 2-5 of the Act provides that a higher education provider may have their grants reduced, or be required to repay a grant, for breaches of conditions of grants, including grants under Part 2-2A of the Act.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule 1— University of Canberra rollover grant

1  Using the University of Canberra rollover grant

             (1)  The University of Canberra must use the University of Canberra rollover grant:

                     (a)  to administer and deliver the activity specified in column 3 of the table; and

                     (b)  in the 2020 calendar year, unless the Chief Executive Officer has made a determination under subsection 38-40 of the Act in relation to the provider in the next following year.

 

Description of activity

 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Item

Higher education provider

Activity

1. 

University of Canberra

Contribution towards the Ngunnawal Centre refurbishment.

 

             (2)  The University of Canberra must not use the University of Canberra rollover grant to administer any aspect of the provider’s business other than delivery of the activity specified in sub-item (1).   

2  Payment to a person to deliver activities

             (1)  Subject to sub-item (2), the University of Canberra may use the University of Canberra rollover grant to pay a person or organisation to deliver an activity specified in sub-item 1(1) of Schedule 1 to this instrument.

             (2)  In recruiting a person to deliver an activity, the University of Canberra must give priority to Indigenous persons.

             (3)  In procuring an organisation to deliver an activity, the University of Canberra must give priority to organisations that employ, or provide training opportunities for, Indigenous persons. 

3  Reporting

             (1)  The University of Canberra must give the reports specified in column 2 of the table for activities delivered using the University of Canberra rollover grant to the Minister by the day specified in column 3 of the table.

 

Reporting

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Item

Report

Date

1. 

Acquittals report

Last business day of April of 2021

2.

Performance report

Last business day of April of 2021

Note:          In addition to the reports specified in column 2 of the table, paragraph 19-10(1)(a) of the Act provides that a higher education provider must give to the Minister a financial  statement for each annual financial reporting period for the provider in which the provider receives assistance under Chapter 2 of the Act.

             (2)  In giving a report to the Minister under sub-item (1), the University of Canberra may:

                     (a)  give the acquittals report with the acquittals report for an ISSP grant the provider is required to give to the Minister under item 1 of the table in subsection 17(1) of the Guidelines; and

                     (b)  give the performance report with the performance report for an ISSP grant the provider is required to give to the Minister under item 2 of the table in subsection 17(1) of the Guidelines.

             (3)  An administering officer may request the University of Canberra revise a report described in column 2 of the table in sub-item (1) if the administering officer reasonably considers that the form or content of the report is unsatisfactory.

             (4)  An administering officer may request any additional information or reports about the use of the University of Canberra rollover grant.

             (5)  The University of Canberra must comply with a reasonable request under sub‑items (3) or (4) within 10 business days of the request, or a longer period specified by an administering officer in writing. 

4  Application of the Guidelines

                   The requirements of subsections 14(2) and (3), section 15 (other than paragraph (a)), section 16, section 35, section 36 and section 37 of the Guidelines are taken to apply to the University of Canberra rollover grant as if it were a grant provided for under section 5 of the Guidelines.


Endnotes

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

The following endnotes are included in every compilation:

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

Endnote 3—Legislation history

Endnote 4—Amendment history

Abbreviation key—Endnote 2

The abbreviation key sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Legislation history and amendment history—Endnotes 3 and 4

Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history.

The legislation history in endnote 3 provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law. The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

The amendment history in endnote 4 provides information about amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law.

Misdescribed amendments

A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made. If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

 

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

 

ad = added or inserted

o = order(s)

am = amended

Ord = Ordinance

amdt = amendment

orig = original

c = clause(s)

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

C[x] = Compilation No. x

/sub‑subparagraph(s)

Ch = Chapter(s)

pres = present

def = definition(s)

prev = previous

Dict = Dictionary

(prev…) = previously

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

Pt = Part(s)

Div = Division(s)

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

reloc = relocated

effect

renum = renumbered

F = Federal Register of Legislation

rep = repealed

gaz = gazette

rs = repealed and substituted

LA = Legislation Act 2003

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Sch = Schedule(s)

(md) = misdescribed amendment can be given

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

effect

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

(md not incorp) = misdescribed amendment

SR = Statutory Rules

cannot be given effect

Sub‑Ch = Sub‑Chapter(s)

mod = modified/modification

SubPt = Subpart(s)

No. = Number(s)

underlining = whole or part not

 

commenced or to be commenced

 

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Name

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Higher Education Support (Indigenous Student Success Program) (Rollover of Grant Amounts) Determination (No. 4) 2020

27 May 2020 (F2020N00063)

28 May 2020 (s 2)

 

Higher Education Support (Indigenous Student Success Program) (Rollover of Grant Amounts) Amendment Determination (No. 2) 2020

18 November 2020 (F2020N00135)

19 November 2020 (s 2)

 

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

s 2

rep LA s 48D

s 5

am F2020N00135