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This instrument amends the Clean Energy Regulator Regulations 2018 to allow protected information to be disclosed to the Australian Crime Commission and professional disciplinary bodies who accredit solar installers and designers.
Administered by: Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
Registered 17 Dec 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Feb-2022
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2022
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Clean Energy Regulator Amendment (Disclosure of Protected Information) Regulations 2021

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 16 December 2021

David Hurley

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

Tim Wilson

Assistant Minister to the Minister for Industry, Energy and Emissions Reduction
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry, Energy and Emissions Reduction

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments commencing day after registration                                           2

Clean Energy Regulator Regulations 2018                                                                                     2

Schedule 2—Amendments commencing 1 July 2022                                                                  3

Clean Energy Regulator Regulations 2018                                                                                     3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Clean Energy Regulator Amendment (Disclosure of Protected Information) Regulations 2021.

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.  Sections 1 to 4 and anything in this instrument not elsewhere covered by this table

The day after this instrument is registered.

18 December 2021

2.  Schedule 1

The day after this instrument is registered.

18 December 2021

3.  Schedule 2

1 July 2022.

1 July 2022

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 Clean Energy Regulator Act 2011.

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 commencing day after registration

  

Clean Energy Regulator Regulations 2018

1  After paragraph 5(1)(g)

Insert:

                    (ga)  the Australian Crime Commission;

Schedule 2Amendments commencing 1 July 2022

  

Clean Energy Regulator Regulations 2018

1  Subsection 5(4)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

Professional disciplinary bodies

             (4)  For the purposes of paragraph 49(1)(y) of the Act, the following are prescribed:

                     (a)  the Clean Energy Council Limited (ACN 127 102 443);

                     (b)  a scheme operator (within the meaning of Subdivision 2.3.4 of Division 2.3 of Part 2 of the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Regulations 2001) that is a body corporate.