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ASIC Corporations (Amendment) Instrument 2020/200

Authoritative Version
  • - F2020L00239
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This instrument amends ASIC Corporations (Repeal and Transitional) Instrument 2016/396, ASIC Corporations (Foreign Financial Services Providers—Limited Connection) Instrument 2017/182 and ASIC Corporations (CSSF-Regulated Financial Services Providers) Instrument 2016/1109 to preserve the effect of the relief in each of the instruments until 31 March 2022.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 10 Mar 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR23-Mar-2020
Tabled Senate23-Mar-2020
To be repealed 11 Aug 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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ASIC Corporations (Amendment) Instrument 2020/200

I, Anthony Graham, delegate of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, make the following legislative instrument.

 

Date    10 March 2020

 

 

 

Anthony Graham

 



Part 1—Preliminary

1        Name of legislative instrument

This is the ASIC Corporations (Amendment) Instrument 2020/200.

2        Commencement

This instrument commences on the later of:

(a)     the date of its gazettal; and

(b)     the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

Note:    The register may be accessed at www.legislation.gov.au.

3        Authority

This instrument is made under paragraph 911A(2)(l) and subsection 926A(2) of the Corporations Act 2001.

4        Schedules

Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended 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 1—Amendments

ASIC Corporations (Repeal and Transitional) Instrument 2016/396

1        Subitem 1(1) of Schedule 2

Omit “exemption.”, substitute:

exemption, provided that a circumstance or condition that requires a person to have provided ASIC with evidence of a matter that ASIC has stated in writing is adequate is taken to be satisfied if the person has provided ASIC with evidence of that matter.

Note:    See paragraph 2(a) of Schedule B to each of ASIC Class Orders [CO 03/1100], [CO 03/1101], [CO 03/1103], [CO 04/829] and [CO 04/1313] and subparagraph 2(a)(ii) of Schedule B to ASIC Class Order [CO 03/1102].

2        Subitem 1(2) of Schedule 2

Omit all the words after “relying on the exemption”, substitute:

(a)     complies with any written notice given by ASIC directing the person to give to ASIC, within the time specified in the notice, a written statement containing specified information about the financial service business operated by the person in this jurisdiction; and

(b)     if the person is relying on the exemption on or after 1 April 2020—was able to rely on the exemption on 31 March 2020.

3        Subitem 1(3) of Schedule 2

Omit “31 March 2020”, substitute “31 March 2022”.

ASIC Corporations (Foreign Financial Services Providers—Limited Connection) Instrument 2017/182

4        Section 3

Omit “31 March 2020”, substitute “31 March 2022”.

ASIC Corporations (CSSF-Regulated Financial Services Providers) Instrument 2016/1109

5        Section 3

Omit “31 March 2020”, substitute “31 March 2022”.

 

6        At the end of section 8

Add:

(3)     A CSSF-regulated financial services provider can only rely on this instrument on or after 1 April 2020 if the provider was able to rely on this instrument on 31 March 2020.