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2010-2011-2012

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

 

Fair Work Amendment Bill 2012

 

 

(1)     Clause 2 , page 3 (at the end of the table), add:

 

12.  Schedule 12

Immediately after the commencement of the provision(s) covered by table item 4.

 

 

[ Australian Workplace Relations Commission]

(2)     Schedule 2 , item 43 , page 22 (line 10) , omit “ Vice President or ”.

[vice president]

(3)     Schedule 8 , item 1 , page 43 (line 7) , omit paragraph 606 ( 2 )( c ).

[vice president]

(4)     Schedule 8 , item 5 , page 44 (lines 15 and 16) , TO BE OPPOSED .

[termination of appointment]

(5)     Schedule 8 , item 16 , page 49 (line 7) , omit “ a Vice President, ”.

[vice president]

(6)     Schedule 8 , items 17 to 56 , page 49 (line 9) to page 53 (line 16) , TO BE OPPOSED .

[vice president]

(7)     Schedule 8 , item 57 , page 54 (line 6) , omit “ paragraph 581A(1)(a) ”, substitute “subsection 581A(1)”.

[powers of president]

(8)     Schedule 8 , item 62 , page 55 (lines 22 to 30) , omit subsection 581A ( 1 ), substitute:

             (1)  Without limiting section 581 (which deals with the functions of the President), the President may, in accordance with subsection (2) of this section, deal with a complaint about the performance by another FWC Member of his or her duties.

[powers of president]

(9)     Schedule 8 , item 62 , page 56 (line 2) , omit “ paragraph (1)(a) ”, substitute “ subsection (1) ”.

[powers of president]

(10)   Schedule 8 , item 62 , page 56 (line 27) , omit “ paragraph (1)(a) ”, substitute “ subsection (1) ”.

[powers of president]

(11)   Schedule 8 , item 62 , page 56 (line 35) , omit “ paragraph (1)(a) ”, substitute “ subsection (1) ”.

[powers of president]

(12)   Schedule 8 , item 63 , page 57 (lines 20 to 23) , TO BE OPPOSED .

[powers of president]

(13)   Schedule 8 , item 64 , page 57 (line 31) , omit “ paragraph 581A(1)(a), subsections 581A(2) ”, substitute “ subsections 581A(1) ”.

[powers of president]

(14)   Schedule 11 , item 21 , page 184 (lines 13 to 16) , TO BE OPPOSED .

[vice president]

(15)   Page 191 (after line 8) , at the end of the Bill, add:

Schedule 12—Australian Workplace Relations Commission

Part 1—Amendments

Fair Work Act 2009

1  The whole of the Act

Omit “Fair Work Commission” (wherever occurring), substitute “Australian Workplace Relations Commission”.

2  The whole of the Act

Omit “FWC” (wherever occurring), substitute “AWRC”.

3  The whole of the Act

Omit “FWC’s” (wherever occurring), substitute “AWRC’s”.

Part 2—Transitional and consequential provisions

4  Regulations may deal with transitional etc. matters

(1)       The Governor-General may make regulations dealing with matters of a transitional, saving or application nature relating to amendments made by this Schedule.

(2)       Despite subsection 12 (2) of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , regulations made under this item may be expressed to take effect from a date before the regulations are registered under that Act.

(3)       In this item:

amendments made by this Schedule includes amendments made by regulations under item 5 of this Schedule.

5  Regulations may make consequential amendments of Acts

(1)       The Governor-General may make regulations amending Acts (including the Fair Work Act 2 009 ) being amendments that are consequential on, or that otherwise relate to, the amendments made by this Schedule.

(2)       Despite subsection 12 (2) of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , regulations made under this item may be expressed to take effect from a date before the regulations are registered under that Act.

(3)       Amendments of an Act made by regulations for the purposes of this item can be incorporated into a reprint or compilation of the Act as provided by the Acts Publication Act 1905 .

[ Australian Workplace Relations Commission]