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Principles as made
These Principles amend the Radiocommunications (Accreditation – Prescribed Certificates) Principles 2003 as outlined in the Explanatory Statement.
Administered by: Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy
Made 24 Jun 2011
Registered 29 Jun 2011
Tabled HR 04 Jul 2011
Tabled Senate 04 Jul 2011
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Radiocommunications (Accreditation — Prescribed Certificates) Amendment Principles 2011 (No. 1) [i]

Radiocommunications Act 1992

The AUSTRALIAN COMMUNICATIONS AND MEDIA AUTHORITY makes these Principles under section 266 of the Radiocommunications Act 1992.

Dated 24th June 2011

 

 

Chris Chapman
(signed)
Member

 

 

Giles Tanner
(signed)
Member/General Manager

 

Australian Communications and Media Authority

 


1          Name of Principles

                These Principles are the Radiocommunications (Accreditation — Prescribed Certificates) Amendment Principles 2011 (No. 1).

2          Commencement

                These Principles commence the day after they are registered.  

3          Amendment of Radiocommunications (Accreditation — Prescribed Certificates) Principles 2003

                Schedule 1 amends the Radiocommunications (Accreditation — Prescribed Certificates) Principles 2003.



Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

  

[1]           Subsection 6(3) (including the note)

substitute

           

(3)        Subject to subsection (3A), if the applicant is in government service, the application must include a completed approved Deed of Indemnity from the relevant government body that applies to the applicant.

[2]           After subsection 6(3)

insert

 

(3A)     Subsection (3) does not apply if the relevant government body is a prescribed Agency within the meaning given by section 5 of the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997.

 

Note       For the form of a Deed of Indemnity, see section 7.

 

[3]           Section 8

immediately before the section insert 

                        (1)

[4]           Subparagraph 8(1)(a)(i)

after

                        an associate diploma granted by an Australian

insert

or New Zealand

[5]           After subsection 8(1)

insert

(2)        For the purposes of considering whether an accredited person’s accreditation is no longer in accordance with these principles under paragraph 264 (a) of the Act, the experience mentioned in paragraph (1) (b) includes experience in issuing prescribed certificates.

 

Note       The ACMA may withdraw a person’s accreditation if it is satisfied that the accreditation is no longer in accordance with these principles.  Subsection 266(2A) provides that qualifications and other requirements provided for in these principles may relate to matters existing after the time of accreditation.

 



[i] All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.frli.gov.au.