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Higher Education Support Amendment (VET FEE-HELP and Other Measures) Bill 2011 [2012]

2010-2011

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Higher Education Support Amendment (VET FEE-HELP and Other Measures) Bill 2011

 

No.      , 2011

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to higher education, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—General amendments                                                                               3

Part 1—Time limit for decision on approval of provider                             3

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                        3

Part 2—VET compliance requirements                                                                 4

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                        4

Part 3—Use and disclosure of information                                                         5

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                        5

Part 4—Variation and revocation of determinations for advances         9

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                        9

Part 5—Form of statements of information                                                      11

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                      11

Schedule 2—Debt-related amendments                                                                   12

Part 1—General administration                                                                               12

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                      12

Part 2—Approved forms                                                                                            13

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                      13

Part 3—Time of application to amend assessment                                        14

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                      14

 



A Bill for an Act to amend the law relating to higher education, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Higher Education Support Amendment (VET FEE-HELP and Other Measures) Act 2011 .

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.  Schedule 1, Part 1

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 1, Part 2

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.

 

4.  Schedule 1, Parts 3, 4 and 5

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

5.  Schedule 2

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.