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Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill 2015

2013-2014-2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to education services for overseas students, and for other purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Streamlining registration                                                                       3

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000                                             3

Education Services for Overseas Students (TPS Levies) Act 2012                    62

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011                63

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011                           63

Schedule 2—Review of decisions                                                                                 64

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000                                           64

Schedule 3—Ministerial directions                                                                             70

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000                                           70

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011                70

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011                           71

Schedule 4—TPS Director                                                                                               72

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000                                           72

Schedule 5—Other amendments                                                                                  78

Part 1—Amendments commencing on the day after Royal Assent     78

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000                                           78

Part 2—Amendments commencing on 1 July 2016                                      81

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000                                           81

Schedule 6—Application, transitional and savings provisions                  83

Part 1—Definitions                                                                                                       83

Part 2—Registration of providers etc.                                                                 84

Part 3—Review of decisions                                                                                    88

Part 4—Other matters                                                                                                  89



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to education services for overseas students, and for other purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment (Streamlining Regulation) Act 2015 .

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

Provisions

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 4

1 July 2016.

1 July 2016

3.  Schedule 5, Part 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 5, Part 2

1 July 2016.

1 July 2016

5.  Schedule 6, Part 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

6.  Schedule 6, Parts 2 and 3

1 July 2016.

1 July 2016

7.  Schedule 6, item 7

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

8.  Schedule 6, items 8 to 13

1 July 2016.

1 July 2016

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   Schedules

                   Legislation 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.