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Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2007

Schedule 2 Technical amendments relating to legislative instruments

   

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

1  Subsection 4(1) (paragraph (a) of the definition of Commonwealth authority )

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

2  Subsection 4(1) (at the end of paragraph (a) of the definition of Commonwealth authority )

Add “or”.

3  Subsection 4(1) (paragraph (b) of the definition of Commonwealth authority )

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

4  Subsection 4(1) (at the end of paragraph (b) of the definition of Commonwealth authority )

Add “or”.

5  Subsection 4(1) (subparagraph (c)(iii) of the definition of Commonwealth authority )

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

6  Subsection 4(1) (subparagraph (d)(ii) of the definition of Commonwealth authority )

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

7  Subparagraphs 5(2)(c)(i) and (ii)

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

8  Subsection 5(6)

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument (the notice )”.

9  Subsection 5(6A)

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument (the notice )”.

10  Subsection 5(12)

Omit “make a written declaration”, substitute “, by legislative instrument, declare”.

11  After subsection 5(13)

Insert:

        (13A)  A declaration under subsection (13) is not a legislative instrument.

12  At the end of section 5

Add:

           (16)  A declaration under subsection (15) is not a legislative instrument.

13  Paragraph 7(1)(b)

Omit “by notice in writing”, substitute “, by legislative instrument,”.

14  Paragraph 7(1)(b)

Omit “the notice”, substitute “the instrument”.

15  Paragraph 16(6)(c) (definition of specified rate per kilometre )

Omit “by notice”, substitute “, by legislative instrument,”.

16  Subsection 26(3)

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

17  Subsection 28(3)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (3)  A Guide prepared under subsection (1), and a variation or revocation under subsection (2) of such a Guide, must be approved by the Minister.

18  After subsection 28(3)

Insert:

          (3A)  A Guide prepared under subsection (1), and a variation or revocation under subsection (2) of such a Guide, is a legislative instrument made by the Minister on the day on which the Guide, or variation or revocation, is approved by the Minister.

19  Subsections 28(7), (9) and (10)

Repeal the subsections.

20  Subsection 30(4)

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

21  Subsection 34D(1)

Omit “instrument in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

22  Subsection 34D(3)

Repeal the subsection.

23  Subsection 34E(1)

Omit “instrument in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

24  Subsection 34E(3)

Repeal the subsection.

25  Subsection 34S(1)

Omit “(1)”.

26  Subsection 34S(1)

Omit “instrument in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

27  Subsection 34S(2)

Repeal the subsection.

28  Subsection 57(6)

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

29  Section 97P

Omit “notice in the Gazette ”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

30  Section 100

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

31  At the end of subsection 101(1)

Add:

Note:          Criteria for the grant of a licence may address issues relating not only to the licence applied for but also to other licences that have been granted or that are being sought.

32  Subsection 101(2)

Repeal the subsection (including the note), substitute:

             (2)  Directions given by the Minister to the Commission under section 89D concerning licences are legislative instruments to which section 42 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 applies.

33  Subsection 114D(3)

Omit “written determination given to the Chief Executive Officer”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

34  Subsection 114D(4)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (4)  Section 42 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 does not apply to a direction given by the Minister under subsection (3).

35  Subsection 119(7) (definition of specified law )

Omit “notice in writing”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

36  Section 121

Repeal the section.

37  Subsection 150(1)

Omit “prepare and issue to the Chair of the MRCC written”, substitute “, by legislative instrument, make”.

38  Subsection 150(2)

Omit “issue”, substitute “make”.

39  Subsection 150(4)

Omit “issued and in force”, substitute “made under”.

40  Subsection 150(5)

Repeal the subsection.