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This instrument prescribes the Enhancing Transparency Around Natural Disaster Fundraising Program for the purposes of section 33 of the Act.
Registered 22 Nov 2022
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Tabled HR23-Nov-2022
Tabled Senate24-Nov-2022
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Industry Research and Development (Enhancing Transparency Around Natural Disaster Fundraising Program) Instrument 2022

I, Andrew Leigh, Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury, as delegate of the Minister for Industry and Science, make the following instrument.

Dated               18 November 2022

 

Dr Andrew Leigh

Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer

 

  

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

5   Prescribed program................................................................................................................. 1

6  Specified legislative power....................................................................................................... 2

 


 

1  Name

                   This instrument is the Industry Research and Development (Enhancing Transparency Around Natural Disaster Fundraising Program) Instrument 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

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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Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made.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 the Industry Research and Development Act 1986.

4  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

ABN has the meaning given by the A New Tax System (Australian Business Number) Act 1999.

Act means the Industry Research and Development Act 1986.

program: see subsection 5(1).

5  Prescribed program

             (1)  For the purposes of subsection 33(1) of the Act, the Enhancing Transparency Around Natural Disaster Fundraising Program (the program) is prescribed.

             (2)  The program provides funding by way of a grant to the Fundraising Institute Australia (ABN 51 943 541 450).

             (3)  The purpose of the program is to support the Fundraising Institute Australia to develop and implement a voluntary framework for fundraising and reporting by charities involved in natural disaster response and recovery which is to be made be available, by way of the internet, at no cost. The voluntary framework is to include a practice note establishing a set of minimum standards of conduct for charities involved in natural disaster response and recovery, as well as templates for standardised reporting.

6  Specified legislative power

                   For the purposes of subsection 33(3) of the Act, the power of the Parliament to make laws with respect to postal, telegraphic, telephonic, and other like services (within the meaning of paragraph 51(v) of the Constitution) is specified.