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Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2014) Bill 2014

2013-2014

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2014) Bill 2014

 

No.      , 2014

 

(Prime Minister)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to repeal certain Acts and provisions of Acts and to make various amendments of the statute law of the Commonwealth, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

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

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 3

Schedule 1—Agriculture                                                                                                     4

Dairy Produce Act 1986                                                                                              4

Regional Forest Agreements Act 2002                                                                     4

Schedule 2—Communications                                                                                         6

Part 1—Repeal of Act                                                                                                   6

NRS Levy Imposition Act 1998                                                                                   6

Part 2—Amendments relating to access agreements                                      7

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                      7

Part 3—Amendments relating to investigations                                               9

Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005                              9

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                                9

Interactive Gambling Act 2001                                                                                11

Part 4—Amendments relating to the Advanced Mobile Phone System 13

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 13

Part 5—Amendments relating to standard agreements                              14

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 14

Part 6—Amendments relating to protected carrier information             15

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 15

Part 7—Amendments relating to protection schemes for residential customers 19

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 19

Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999   19

Part 8—Amendments relating to the Universal Service Regime           20

Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999   20

Part 9—Amendments relating to consultation requirements and variation of instruments             25

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              25

Interactive Gambling Act 2001                                                                                25

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              26

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 27

Part 10—Amendments relating to completed reviews                                28

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              28

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                    28

Interactive Gambling Act 2001                                                                                28

National Broadband Network Companies Act 2011                                           29

Part 11—Amendments relating to publication requirements                   30

Division 1—Amendments                                                                                         30

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983                                                 30

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              30

Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991                                                                 33

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 33

Division 2—Application and transitional provisions                                            35

Part 12—Amendments relating to consequential and transitional provisions        38

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1983              38

Australian Communications and Media Authority (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2005                39

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              39

Broadcasting Services (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1992          40

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                    40

Radiocommunications (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1983          41

Radiocommunications (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1992          41

Radio Licence Fees Act 1964                                                                                   41

Telecommunications and Postal Services (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1989         42

Television Licence Fees Act 1964                                                                           42

Part 13—Amendments relating to the National Relay Service               44

Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999   44

Part 14—Other amendments                                                                                    45

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              45

Interactive Gambling Act 2001                                                                                47

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              48

Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991                                                                 49

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 49

Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999   50

Schedule 3—Defence                                                                                                           51

Part 1—Repeals of Acts                                                                                             51

Approved Defence Projects Protection Act 1947                                                 51

Commonwealth and State Housing Agreement (Service Personnel) Act 1990 51

War Service Estates Act 1942                                                                                  51

Part 2—Other amendment                                                                                         52

Defence (Special Undertakings) Act 1952                                                             52

Schedule 4—Employment                                                                                                53

Construction Industry Reform and Development Act 1992                                53

Schedule 5—Environment                                                                                               54

Part 1—Repeal of Act                                                                                                 54

Sea Installations Levy Act 1987                                                                              54

Part 2—Sea installations amendments                                                                 55

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       55

Sea Installations Act 1987                                                                                        55

Part 3—Ozone amendments                                                                                     61

Division 1—Heel allowance percentage amendments                                        61

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Act 1995     61

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989     61

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy) Act 1995                62

Division 2—Low volume import exemption amendments                                 63

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Act 1995     63

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989     63

Division 3—Other amendments                                                                               64

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989     64

Part 4—Water amendment                                                                                        67

Water Act 2007                                                                                                           67

Schedule 6—Finance                                                                                                           68

Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2010-2011                                                                    68

Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2011-2012                                                                    68

Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2010-2011                                                                    68

Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2011-2012                                                                    68

Appropriation Act (No. 3) 2010-2011                                                                    68

Appropriation Act (No. 3) 2011-2012                                                                    68

Appropriation Act (No. 4) 2010-2011                                                                    68

Appropriation Act (No. 4) 2011-2012                                                                    69

Appropriation Act (No. 5) 2011-2012                                                                    69

Appropriation Act (No. 6) 2011-2012                                                                    69

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Act (No. 1) 2010-2011              69

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Act (No. 1) 2011-2012              69

Schedule 7—Industry                                                                                                         70

Part 1—Repeals of Acts                                                                                             70

ACIS Administration Act 1999                                                                                 70

ACIS (Unearned Credit Liability) Act 1999                                                          70

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       71

Automotive Transformation Scheme Act 2009                                                      71

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       71

Schedule 8—Prime Minister                                                                                           72

Part 1—Repeal of Act                                                                                                 72

Coordinator-General for Remote Indigenous Services Act 2009                     72

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       73

Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Act 2000                                      73

Schedule 9—Social Services                                                                                            74

Part 1—Repeals of Acts                                                                                             74

Commonwealth and State Housing Agreement Act 1945                                   74

Housing Agreement Act 1956                                                                                   74

Housing Agreement Act 1961                                                                                   74

Housing Agreement Act 1966                                                                                   74

Housing Agreement Act 1973                                                                                   74

Housing Agreement Act 1974                                                                                   74

Housing Assistance Act 1973                                                                                   75

Housing Assistance Act 1978                                                                                   75

Housing Assistance Act 1981                                                                                   75

Housing Assistance Act 1984                                                                                   75

Housing Assistance Act 1989                                                                                   75

Housing Assistance Act 1996                                                                                   75

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       77

Aged Care Act 1997                                                                                                   77

Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997                                                    79

Schedule 10—Treasury                                                                                                     81

Part 1—Repeals of Acts                                                                                             81

International Monetary Agreements Act 1965                                                     81

International Monetary Agreements Act 1970                                                     81

International Monetary Fund (Quota Increase) Act 1983                                 81

International Monetary Fund (Quota Increase and Agreement Amendments) Act 1991    81

Payment of Tax Receipts (Victoria) Act 1996                                                       81

States (Works and Housing) Assistance Act 1982                                                81

States (Works and Housing) Assistance Act 1983                                                82

States (Works and Housing) Assistance Act 1984                                                82

States (Works and Housing) Assistance Act 1985                                                82

States (Works and Housing) Assistance Act 1988                                                82

Part 2—Amendments relating to Education Expenses Tax Offset      83

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  83

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                             83

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999                                                            83

Student Assistance Act 1973                                                                                    83

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                          83

Part 3—Amendments relating to Sugar Industry Reform Program     85

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                             85

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                             85

Part 4—Amendments relating to Financial Services Reform roll-over 87

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                             87

Part 5—Amendments relating to Superannuation Safety Reform roll-over           90

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                             90

 



A Bill for an Act to repeal certain Acts and provisions of Acts and to make various amendments of the statute law of the Commonwealth, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2014) Act 2014 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act 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

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1 to 5

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 6

The later of:

(a) 1 July 2014; and

(b) the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 7

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

5.  Schedule 8

The later of:

(a) 1 July 2014; and

(b) the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

6.  Schedule 9, Part 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

7.  Schedule 9, Part 2

The later of:

(a) the start of the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Act 2013 .

 

8.  Schedule 10

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

                   Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.