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This determination amends the Remuneration Tribunal (Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Full time Public Office) Determination 2019 and Remuneration Tribunal (Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Part time Public Office) Determination 2019 to, among other things, set remuneration and travel tier, insert various definitions, provide an increase in remuneration for an office holder in receipt of an employer shortfall exemption certificate, and remove a number of references.
Administered by: Prime Minister and Cabinet
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 56
Registered 16 Apr 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-May-2020
Tabled Senate12-May-2020
Date of repeal 02 Sep 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Remuneration Tribunal Amendment Determination (No. 2) 2020

We, the members of the Remuneration Tribunal, make the following determination.

Dated   14th April 2020

 

Signed
John Conde AO

Signed
Heather Zampatti

President

Member

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

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

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Remuneration Tribunal (Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Full‑time Public Office) Determination 2019                                                                                                                                                                   2

Remuneration Tribunal (Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Part‑time Public Office) Determination 2019                                                                                                                                                                   2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Remuneration Tribunal Amendment Determination (No. 2) 2020.

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.

 

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 subsections 7(3) and (4) of the Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973.

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

  

Remuneration Tribunal (Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Full‑time Public Office) Determination 2019

1  Section 10 (Table 2A, after table item dealing with Chief Executive Officer, National Faster Rail Agency)

Insert:

 

Chief Executive Officer, National Sports Tribunal

$304,830

Table 6A, item 8

2

 

2  Section 23 (at the end of Table 6A)

Add:

 

8

Table 2A, item dealing with Chief Executive Officer, National Sports Tribunal

This item applies on and after 19 March 2020 (see the Remuneration Tribunal Amendment Determination (No. 2) 2020).

 

Remuneration Tribunal (Remuneration and Allowances for Holders of Part‑time Public Office) Determination 2019

3  Section 8

Insert:

ADF Super member has the same meaning as in the Australian Defence Force Superannuation Act 2015.

CSS (short for Commonwealth Superannuation Scheme) has the same meaning as in the Superannuation Act 1976.

DFRDB (short for Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits) means the scheme established by the Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Act 1973.

MSBS (short for Military Superannuation and Benefits Scheme) has the same meaning as Scheme has in the Military Superannuation and Benefits Act 1991.

PSS (short for Public Sector Superannuation Scheme) has the same meaning as Public Sector Superannuation Scheme has in the Superannuation Act 1990.

PSSAP (short for Public Sector Superannuation Accumulation Plan) has the same meaning as in the Superannuation Act 2005.

4  After section 10

Insert:

10A  Employer shortfall exemption certificate

             (1)  This section applies to an office holder if:

                     (a)  the office holder is not a member of the CSS, DFRDB, MSBS, PSS or PSSAP, or an ADF Super member; and

                     (b)  an employer shortfall exemption certificate has been issued under the Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992 to the office holder in relation to:

                              (i)  the office holder’s employer; and

                             (ii)  a quarter in a financial year.

             (2)  Any remuneration payable to the office holder in accordance with this instrument in respect of the quarter is to be increased by the amount of the minimum contribution that would (if the certificate had not been issued), under section 23 of the Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992, reduce the charge percentage for the office holder to nil.

5  Section 15 (Table 3A, after table item dealing with Innovation and Science Australia Board)

Insert:

 

National Water Grid Advisory Body

$102,560

 

$46,160

Table 8A, item 9

2

 

6  Section 15 (Table 3A, table item dealing with Defence Reserves Support Council National Executive)

Repeal the item.

7  Section 21 (Table 4A, after table item dealing with ABC Advisory Council)

Inert:

 

Anti‑Doping Rule Violation Panel

$778

 

$701

Table 8A, item 10

2

 

8  Section 21 (Table 4A, table item dealing with Defence Reserves Support Council—State and Territory Chairs)

Repeal the item.

9  Section 47 (at the end of Table 8A)

Add:

 

9

Table 3A, item dealing with National Water Grid Advisory Body

This item, as inserted by the Remuneration Tribunal Amendment Determination (No. 2) 2020, applies on and after 18 March 2020.

10

Table 4A, item dealing with AntiDoping Rule Violation Panel

This item, as inserted by the Remuneration Tribunal Amendment Determination (No. 2) 2020, begins to apply immediately after the commencement of the Remuneration Tribunal Amendment Determination (No. 1) 2020.