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This instrument authorises the Minister for Finance to act for the Treasurer during the period 17 July 2023 to 19 July 2023 while the Treasurer is on official business outside Australia.
Administered by: Treasury
Registered 11 Jul 2023
Date ceased to have effect 19 Jul 2023
Ceased by Self Ceasing

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Ministerial Powers (Acting Arrangements in the Treasury Portfolio) (No. 5) Authorisation 2023

I, Jim Chalmers, Treasurer, under subsection 34AAB(1) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901, authorise Katy Gallagher, Minister for Finance, to act on my behalf in the performance of my functions and duties, or the exercise of my powers, that I may perform or exercise under an Act or a provision of an Act.

This instrument commences on 17 July 2023 and ends on 19 July 2023.

Note:       The Hon Julie Collins, Minister for Minister for Housing, Minister for Homelessness, and Minister for Small Business, will act as Treasurer on 16 July 2023.  As a minister in the Treasury portfolio, the Minister for Housing can already perform functions and duties, or exercise powers, in relation to Acts that can be performed or exercised by the Treasurer.

Dated               10 July 2023


Dr Jim Chalmers