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Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Trustee Board and Other Measures) (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2008

Schedule 2 Technical amendments relating to legislative instruments

   

Parliamentary Contributory Superannuation Act 1948

1  Subsection 22CK(1)

After “The Minister may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

2  Subsections 22CK(2) and (3)

Repeal the subsections, substitute:

             (2)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to an Order made under subsection (1) of this section.

Superannuation Act 1922

3  Subsection 93DE(1)

After “The Minister may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

4  Subsections 93DE(2) and (3)

Repeal the subsections, substitute:

             (2)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to an Order made under subsection (1) of this section.

Superannuation Act 1976

5  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (a) of the definition of approved authority )

After “other body that is declared by the Minister”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

6  Subsection 3(1) (definition of disallowable instrument )

Repeal the definition.

7  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (ec) of the definition of eligible employee )

After “declared by the Minister”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

8  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (j) of the definition of eligible employee )

After “declared by the Minister”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

9  Subsection 3(1BD)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

       (1BD)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to a declaration made for the purposes of paragraph (ec) or (j) of the definition of eligible employee in subsection (1) of this section.

10  Subsection 3(2A)

After “for the purposes of paragraph (b), may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

11  Subsections 4A(1) and (2)

Repeal the subsections, substitute:

             (1)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to a declaration for the purposes of paragraph (a) or (b) of the definition of approved authority in subsection 3(1) of this Act.

12  Subsection 110C(2)

Omit “Minister”, substitute “Board”.

13  Section 110D

Repeal the section, substitute:

110D   Variation of Table

                   Before the commencement of a period, the Board, in accordance with a method of calculation notified to the Board by the Minister, may, by legislative instrument, declare that the Table in subsection 110C(1) is to have effect in relation to the period as if amounts specified in the declaration were substituted for amounts specified in the Table (whether sums of money or percentages).

14  Subsection 110E(1)

After “The Minister may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

15  Subsection 110F(1)

After “The Minister may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

16  Section 110G

Repeal the section, substitute:

110G   Legislative instruments disallowable

                   Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to a declaration made under section 110D, 110E or 110F of this Act.

17  Subsection 146MH(1)

After “The Minister may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

18  Subsections 146MH(2) and (3)

Repeal the subsections, substitute:

             (2)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to an Order made under subsection (1) of this section.

19  Subsection 154A(2)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (2)  A determination by the Board under subsection (1) or (1A) takes effect from:

                     (a)  a specified day; or

                     (b)  if no day is specified in the determination—the day of the making of the determination.

20  Application

The amendment made by item 19 of this Schedule applies to determinations made by the Board under subsection 154A(1) or (1A) of the Superannuation Act 1976 on or after the day on which this item commences.

21  Section 167AB

Omit “disallowable instrument”, substitute “legislative instrument”.

22  Subsection 238(1)

After “as is determined”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

23  Subsection 238(2)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (2)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to a determination made under subsection (1) of this section.

24  Subsection 241(1)

After “such times as the Minister”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

25  Subsection 241(1)

After “as are determined”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

26  Subsection 241(3)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (3)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to a determination made under subsection (1) of this section.

27  Subsection 242C(1)

After “such period as is determined by the Minister”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

28  Subsection 242C(4)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (4)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to a determination made under subsection (1) of this section.

Superannuation Act 1990

29  Subsection 5A(2)

Omit “48(2) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 ”, substitute “12(2) of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 ”.

30  Subsection 45(1)

Omit “Subject to subsection (2), each of the following instruments is a disallowable instrument for the purposes of section 46A of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 ”, substitute “Each of the following instruments is a legislative instrument”.

Note:       The heading to section 45 is altered by omitting “ Disallowable ” and substituting “ Legislative ”.

31  Subsection 45(2)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (2)  Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to an instrument referred to in subsection (1).

32  Subsection 45(6)

Omit “48(2) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 ”, substitute “12(2) of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 ”.

Superannuation (Productivity Benefit) Act 1988

33  Section 3D

After “The Minister may,”, insert “by legislative instrument,”.

34  Subsection 3E(1)

After “declare”, insert “, by legislative instrument”.

35  Subsections 3F(1) and (2)

After “The Minister may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

36  Subsections 4A(1) and (2)

After “The Minister may”, insert “, by legislative instrument,”.

37  Subsections 4G(1) and (2)

After “by the Minister”, insert “by legislative instrument”.

38  Section 9B

Repeal the section, substitute:

9B   Legislative instruments disallowable

                   Despite anything in section 44 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 , section 42 of that Act applies to a declaration, or determination, under this Act that is a legislative instrument.