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Statute Stocktake (Regulatory and Other Laws) Bill 2009

 

2008-2009

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Statute Stocktake (Regulatory and Other Laws) Bill 2009

 

No.      , 2009

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to make various amendments of the statute law of the Commonwealth, to repeal certain Acts and provisions of Acts, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                 3

Part 1—General amendments                                                                                    3

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980                                            3

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                                3

Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959                                                          3

Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Amendment Act 1991                                    3

Dairy Adjustment Act 1974                                                                                         4

Dairy Legislation (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1986   4

Hearing Services and AGHS Reform Act 1997                                                       4

Horticulture Marketing and Research and Development Services (Repeals and Consequential Provisions) Act 2000                                                                                                                                          5

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                           5

Rural Industries Research (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1985    6

Part 2—Repeal of Part VB of the Trade Practices Act 1974 and related amendments   7

A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax Transition) Act 1999                     7

Product Grants and Benefits Administration Act 2000                                        7

Trade Practices Act 1974                                                                                            7

Part 3—Amendments relating to digital data services                                11

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 11

Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999   11

Telecommunications (Universal Service Levy) Act 1997                                    19

Telstra Corporation Act 1991                                                                                  19

Trade Practices Act 1974                                                                                          20

Schedule 2—Repeal of Acts etc.                                                                                   21

Part 1—Repeals                                                                                                               21

APEC Public Holiday Act 2007                                                                               21

Delivered Meals Subsidy Act 1970                                                                         21

Home Nursing Subsidy Act 1956                                                                             21

Income Tax (Franking Deficit) Act 1987                                                                21

Nursing Homes Assistance Act 1974                                                                       21

States Grants (Home Care) Act 1969                                                                      21

States Grants (Nurse Education Transfer Assistance) Act 1985                       22

States Grants (Paramedical Services) Act 1969                                                   22

Part 2—Amendments consequential on repeals                                              23

Aged or Disabled Persons Care Act 1954                                                             23

Higher Education Funding Act 1988                                                                     23

National Health Act 1953                                                                                         23

Part 3—Matters relating to the repeal of the Income Tax (Franking Deficit) Act 1987 24

 



A Bill for an Act to make various amendments of the statute law of the Commonwealth, to repeal certain Acts and provisions of Acts, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Statute Stocktake (Regulatory and Other Laws) Act 2009 .

2   Commencement

                   This Act commences on the day after it receives the Royal Assent.

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.