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This instrument amends the Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997 to establish legislative authority for government spending on certain activities administered by the Department of Home Affairs.
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Registered 25 Jun 2020
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Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Amendment (Home Affairs Measures No. 3) Regulations 2020

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 25 June 2020

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 (Home Affairs Measures No. 3) Regulations 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.

26 June 2020

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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:

 

421

Multicultural Community Amenities Grants in the Northern Territory

To provide grants to multicultural community organisations to undertake activities in the Northern Territory to support social and economic participation.

422

Disaster Risk Reduction Package

To provide funding for national initiatives that reduce the risk, and limit the impact, of disasters associated with natural hazards on Australian communities and economies, including initiatives to:

(a) reduce existing, or minimise future, disaster risk; or

(b) equip decision‑makers with capabilities and information to reduce disaster risk and manage residual risk.

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

(a) with respect to postal, telegraphic, telephonic, and other like services (within the meaning of paragraph 51(v) of the Constitution); or

(b) with respect to census and statistics; or

(c) with respect to insurance, other than State insurance; or

(d) with respect to Indigenous Australians and particular groups of Indigenous Australians; or

(e) 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 11 and 26;

(ii) the Convention on the Rights of the Child, particularly Articles 4, 6 and 23;

(iii) the Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, particularly Article 10;

(iv) the Paris Agreement, particularly Articles 7 and 8;

(v) the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, particularly Article 4; or

(f) that are peculiarly adapted to the government of a nation and cannot otherwise be carried on for the benefit of the nation; or

(g) undertaken in, or in relation to, a Territory.