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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 Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Administered by: Finance
Registered 21 Mar 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate28-Mar-2022
Tabled HR29-Mar-2022
Date of repeal 27 Sep 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Amendment (Foreign Affairs and Trade Measures No. 1) Regulations 2022

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 17 March 2022

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Simon Birmingham

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 (Foreign Affairs and Trade Measures No. 1) Regulations 2022.

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.

22 March 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 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:

 

541

Australian Agriculture Visa program

To support the development and implementation of an Australian Agriculture Visa program.

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

(a) with respect to aliens (within the meaning of paragraph 51(xix) of the Constitution); or

(b) with respect to immigration or emigration; or

(c) with respect to external affairs (within the meaning of paragraph 51(xxix) of the Constitution); or

(d) undertaken in the exercise of the executive power of the Commonwealth.

542

Pacific Australia Labour Mobility Scheme

To support a mobility program to provide workers from Pacific island countries and Timor‑Leste with the opportunity to take up temporary seasonal and non‑seasonal work opportunities in Australia.

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

(a) with respect to aliens (within the meaning of paragraph 51(xix) of the Constitution); or

(b) with respect to immigration or emigration; or

(c) with respect to external affairs (within the meaning of paragraph 51(xxix) of the Constitution); or

(d) with respect to Australia’s relations with the islands of the Pacific.

543

Support for the Republic of Palau

To provide financial assistance to, or for the benefit of, the Republic of Palau, as a measure with respect to external affairs (within the meaning of paragraph 51(xxix) of the Constitution).

This objective also has the effect it would have if it were limited to measures with respect to Australia’s relations with the islands of the Pacific.