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Infrastructure Australia Bill 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

Infrastructure Australia Act 2008

 

No. 17, 2008

 

 

 

 

 

An Act to establish Infrastructure Australia and the Infrastructure Coordinator, and for related purposes

   

   

   



Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                                1

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

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 2

3............ Definitions.......................................................................................... 2

Part 2—Infrastructure Australia                                                                                     3

Division 1—Establishment and functions of Infrastructure Australia 3

4............ Establishment..................................................................................... 3

5............ Functions............................................................................................ 3

6............ Minister may give directions to Infrastructure Australia................... 5

Division 2—Constitution and membership of Infrastructure Australia 6

7............ Constitution........................................................................................ 6

8............ Appointment of members.................................................................. 6

9............ Term of appointment......................................................................... 7

10.......... Acting appointments.......................................................................... 7

11.......... Remuneration...................................................................................... 7

12.......... Leave of absence................................................................................. 8

13.......... Disclosure of interests to the Minister............................................... 8

14.......... Disclosure of interests to Infrastructure Australia............................. 8

15.......... Outside employment.......................................................................... 9

16.......... Other terms and conditions................................................................ 9

17.......... Resignation of members...................................................................... 9

18.......... Termination of appointment............................................................ 10

Division 3—Meetings of Infrastructure Australia                                       11

19.......... Convening meetings.......................................................................... 11

20.......... Presiding at meetings........................................................................ 11

21.......... Quorum............................................................................................. 11

22.......... Voting at meetings............................................................................ 12

23.......... Conduct of meetings......................................................................... 12

24.......... Minutes............................................................................................ 12

25.......... Decisions without meetings.............................................................. 12

Division 4—Reports                                                                                                     14

26.......... Annual reports.................................................................................. 14

Part 3—The Infrastructure Coordinator                                                                   15

Division 1—Establishment and functions of the Infrastructure Coordinator       15

27.......... Establishment................................................................................... 15

28.......... Functions.......................................................................................... 15

Division 2—Terms and conditions of appointment                                      16

29.......... Appointment.................................................................................... 16

30.......... Term of appointment....................................................................... 16

31.......... Acting Infrastructure Coordinator.................................................... 16

32.......... Remuneration.................................................................................... 17

33.......... Leave of absence............................................................................... 17

34.......... Disclosure of interests to the Minister............................................. 17

35.......... Outside employment........................................................................ 17

36.......... Other terms and conditions.............................................................. 18

37.......... Resignation....................................................................................... 18

38.......... Termination of appointment............................................................ 18

Division 3—Staff assisting the Infrastructure Coordinator                     19

39.......... Staff assisting the Infrastructure Coordinator.................................. 19

Part 4—Miscellaneous                                                                                                        20

40.......... Delegation......................................................................................... 20

41.......... Regulations....................................................................................... 20

 



 

 

Infrastructure Australia Act 2008

No. 17, 2008

 

 

 

An Act to establish Infrastructure Australia and the Infrastructure Coordinator, and for related purposes

[ Assented to 8 April 2008 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts: