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Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) Bill 2016

2016

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) Bill 2016

 

No.      , 2016

 

(Attorney-General)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to apply the Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014 to various Commonwealth Acts, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014    3

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                     3

Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014                                             3

Part 2—Application of amendments                                                                      6

Schedule 2—Amendment of the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Act 2006     7

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                     7

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Act 2006                                              7

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       11

Schedule 3—Amendment of the Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010            12

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   12

Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010                                                 12

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       18

Schedule 4—Amendments of the Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Legislation         20

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   20

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Administration Act 1992            20

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Payroll Levy Collection Act 1992 25

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       29

Schedule 5—Amendment of the Defence Act 1903                                          30

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   30

Defence Act 1903                                                                                                        30

Part 2—Application and saving provision                                                         33

Schedule 6—Amendment of the Defence Reserve Service (Protection) Act 2001               34

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   34

Defence Reserve Service (Protection) Act 2001                                                   34

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       36

Schedule 7—Amendment of the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012           37

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   37

Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012                                     37

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       57

Schedule 8—Amendment of the Horse Disease Response Levy Collection Act 2011        62

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   62

Horse Disease Response Levy Collection Act 2011                                             62

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       69

Schedule 9—Amendment of the Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012 71

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   71

Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012                                                                    71

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       80

Schedule 10—Amendment of the Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989            83

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   83

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                         83

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                       92

Schedule 11—Amendment of the Paid Parental Leave Act 2010           95

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   95

Paid Parental Leave Act 2010                                                                                 95

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                     103

Schedule 12—Amendment of the Personal Property Securities Act 2009               104

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                 104

Personal Property Securities Act 2009                                                                104

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                     109

Schedule 13—Amendment of the Privacy Act 1988                                      110

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                 110

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                      110

Part 2—Application and saving provision                                                       114

Schedule 14—Amendment of the Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 116

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                 116

Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011                                                                     116

Part 2—Application and saving provisions                                                     127

Schedule 15—Amendment of the Weapons of Mass Destruction (Prevention of Proliferation) Act 1995                                                                                                                           129

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                 129

Weapons of Mass Destruction (Prevention of Proliferation) Act 1995         129

Part 2—Application and saving provision                                                       131

 

 



A Bill for an Act to apply the Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014 to various Commonwealth Acts, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) Act 2016.

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.  Schedule 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedules 2 to 15

A day or days to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if any of the provisions do not commence within the period of 12 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.

 

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.