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Statute Law Revision Bill 2011

Schedule 1 Amendment of principal Acts

   

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005

1  Subclause 28(1) of Schedule 4

Omit “(1)”.

Note:       This item removes a redundant subclause number.

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977

2  Paragraph 2(f) of Schedule 3

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant paragraph.

Aged Care Act 1997

3  Paragraph 29-1(1)(a)

Omit “28-2”, substitute “27-5”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

4  Paragraph 63-1(1)(h)

Omit “28-2”, substitute “27-5”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

5  Section 85-1 (table item 30, column headed “Decision”)

Omit “28-2”, substitute “27-5”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

6  Subsection 3(1) (subparagraph (c)(iii) of the definition of income tax refund )

Omit “subsection 12ZN(1)”, substitute “section 12ZN”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

7  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (d) of the definition of income tax refund )

Omit “under Division 67 of the Income Tax Assessment Act”, substitute “(see Division 67 of the Income Tax Assessment Act)”.

Note:       This item clarifies a cross-reference.

8  Section 103

Repeal the section.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant section.

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001

9  Section 38 (note)

Omit “subsection”, substitute “section”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

10  Subsection 40(1)

Omit “Subject to section 28, the”, substitute “The”.

Note:       This item removes a cross-reference to a provision that has been repealed.

Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959

11  Subsection 5(1) (definition of the Montreal No. 3 Convention )

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant definition.

12  Subsection 5(1) (definition of the Montreal Protocol No. 3 )

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant definition.

13  Paragraph 8(1)(d)

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant paragraph.

14  Schedule 4

Repeal the Schedule.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant Schedule.

Corporations Act 2001

15  Section 9 (paragraph (c) of the definition of contributory )

Omit “section 385”, substitute “subsection 254M(2)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

16  Section 9 (paragraph (a) of the definition of publish )

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

17  Section 9 (subparagraph (a)(i) of the definition of special resolution )

Omit “249L(c)”, substitute “249L(1)(c)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

18  Section 9 (table item 3 of the definition of State Fair Trading Act )

Omit “1987”, substitute “1989”.

Note:       This item fixes a misstatement of the short title of a Queensland Act.

19  Subsection 58AA(2)

Omit “Part 9.7”, substitute “Part 9.6A”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

20  Subsection 58AA(2) (note)

Omit “Part 9.7”, substitute “Part 9.6A”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

21  Paragraph 11.3 of the small business guide in Part 1.5 (note)

Omit “995, 707, 1091D-1091E”, substitute “707, 1041H, 1091D-1091E”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

22  Subsection 112(2) (note 2, table item 6)

Omit “610BA”, substitute “601BA”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

23  Subsection 161A(2)

Omit “(iv)”, substitute “(iii)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

24  Subsection 161A(3)

Omit “(iii)”, substitute “(iv)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

25  Subsection 169(3) (note 1)

Omit “1092”, substitute “1071D”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

26  Subsection 169(3) (note 1)

Omit “1091C”, substitute “1072E”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

27  Subsection 257B(8)

Omit “paragraph (7)(b)”, substitute “subsection (7)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

28  Subsection 306(2) (the subsection 306(2) added at the end of section 306 by item 92 of Schedule 1 to the Corporate Law Economic Reform Program (Audit Reform and Corporate Disclosure) Act 2004 )

Renumber as subsection (1A).

29  Paragraphs 314(1AA)(b) and (c) and (1AB)(b)

Omit “web site” (wherever occurring), substitute “website”.

30  Subsection 323EK(7)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

31  Subparagraph 354(1)(a)(ii)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

32  Paragraph 354(1)(b)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

33  Paragraphs 579J(1)(b) and (2)(d)

Omit “an Internet site”, substitute “ a website”.

34  Paragraphs 579K(1)(b), (2)(d), (3)(d) and (4)(e)

Omit “an Internet site”, substitute “a website”.

35  Subsection 635(1) (table item 8, column headed “Steps”)

Omit “securities exchange”, substitute “market operator”.

Note:       This item fixes a cross-reference to a concept that has changed.

36  Subsection 670A(1) (note 2)

Omit “995”, substitute “1041H”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

37  Subsection 670B(3) (note)

Omit “995”, substitute “1041H”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

38  Subsection 728(1) (note 3)

Omit “995”, substitute “1041H”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

39  Subsection 729(4) (note)

Omit “995”, substitute “1041H”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

40  Paragraphs 827D(7)(b) and (9)(b)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

41  Paragraph 926A(5)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

42  Paragraph 951B(5)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

43  Paragraph 992B(5)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

44  Paragraph 1018A(6)(c)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

45  Paragraph 1020F(6)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

46  Paragraph 1073E(5)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

47  Paragraph 1075A(6)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

48  Subsection 1296(1B)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

49  Section 1390

Omit “925A”, substitute “890A”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

50  Subsection 1417(2)

Omit “791”, substitute “791A”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

51  Paragraph 1437(6)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

52  Paragraph 1438(8)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

53  Paragraph 1442(6)(a)

Omit “Internet”, substitute “internet”.

Customs Act 1901

54  Paragraphs 11(1)(a) and (2)(a)

Repeal the paragraphs.

Note:       This item repeals paragraphs made redundant by the repeal of Division 1A of Part XII of the Customs Act 1901 .

55  Paragraph 11(2)(b)

Omit “that Subdivision”, substitute “Subdivision C of Division 1B of Part XII”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

56  Subsection 132C(1)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (1)  The CEO may, by writing under his or her hand, revoke or vary a quota order at any time before the expiration of the declared period to which the quota order relates.

Note:       This item substitutes a subsection to remove a redundant paragraph.

57  Subsection 269SHA(1)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (1)  For the purpose of an application to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal under section 273GA for review of a decision under subsection 269SH(4) or (5) (a reconsideration decision ), application may be made by any person who is an affected person in relation to that decision within the meaning of subsection 269SH(13).

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference and fixes a typographical error.

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009

58  Subparagraph 5(5)(b)(i) of Schedule 1

Omit “registered”, substitute “recognised”.

Note:       This item removes a reference to a concept that no longer exists and substitutes a reference to the concept that replaced it.

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975

59  Subparagraphs 48(2)(i) and (ii)

Repeal the subparagraphs, substitute:

                     (a)  is an SES employee or an acting SES employee; or

                     (b)  holds, or is acting in, an Executive Level 1 or 2, or equivalent, position.

Note:       This item converts 2 subparagraphs into paragraphs and omits redundant text.

Healthcare Identifiers Act 2010

60  Paragraph 36(a)

Omit “who”.

Note:       This item and item 61 together fix a grammatical error.

61  Subparagraph 36(a)(i)

Before “is”, insert “who”.

Note:       This item and item 60 together fix a grammatical error.

62  Paragraph 36(c)

Omit “who”.

Note:       This item and item 63 together fix a grammatical error.

63  Subparagraph 36(c)(i)

Before “is”, insert “who”.

Note:       This item and item 62 together fix a grammatical error.

Health Insurance Act 1973

64  Subsection 3C(3)

Omit “, the regulations or a determination made under section 4A”, substitute “or the regulations”.

Note:       This item removes a redundant cross-reference.

Higher Education Support Act 2003

65  Subclause 98(1) of Schedule 1A

After “Secretary” (second occurring), insert “under any Guidelines made”.

Note:       This item inserts words to clarify the intended effect of a provision.

Law Enforcement Integrity Commissioner Act 2006

Note:       The heading to section 106 is altered by omitting “ under ” and substituting “ without ”.

National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009

66  Paragraph 158(2)(h)

Omit “representative’s” (second occurring), substitute “representative”.

Note:       This item fixes a grammatical error.

67  Subparagraphs 72(3)(b)(i) and 94(2)(b)(i) of Schedule 1

After “external”, insert “dispute”.

Note:       This item corrects a misstatement of a defined expression.

68  Subsection 95(3) of Schedule 1

Omit “(5)”, substitute “(6)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

Native Title Act 1993

69  Part 12

Repeal the Part.

Note:       This item repeals a Part which ceased to have effect on 23 March 2006.

Ombudsman Act 1976

70  Subsection 3(1) (definition of case manager )

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant definition.

71  Subsection 3(1) (definition of eligible case manager )

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant definition.

72  Subsection 3(1) (definition of ESRA )

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant definition.

73  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (b) of the definition of officer )

Omit “(other than an eligible case manager)”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

74  Subsection 3(1) (subparagraph (b)(iv) of the definition of officer )

Omit “authority; or”, substitute “authority.”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

75  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (c) of the definition of officer )

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

76  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (d) of the definition of prescribed authority )

Omit “enactment; or”, substitute “enactment.”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

77  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (e) of the definition of prescribed authority )

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

78  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (c) of the definition of principal officer )

Omit “(other than an eligible case manager)”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

79  Subsection 3(1) (subparagraph (c)(ii) of the definition of principal officer )

Omit “present; or”, substitute “present.”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

80  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (d) of the definition of principal officer )

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

81  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (da) of the definition of responsible Minister )

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 77.

82  Paragraph 5(2)(g)

Omit “authority; or”, substitute “authority.”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

83  Paragraph 5(2)(h)

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 71.

84  Subsections 6(4G) and (4H)

Repeal the subsections.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 72.

85  Subparagraph 19R(3)(b)(iii)

Omit “(4H)”, substitute “(4E)”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 84.

86  Subsections 35A(3A) to (3E)

Repeal the subsections.

Note:       This item is consequential on items 70 and 72.

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989

87  Subparagraph 2(d)(ii) of Annex I to the Convention set out in Schedule 2

Omit “C1O x ”, substitute “ClO x ”.

Note:       This item fixes a mistranscription of the text of the Convention.

88  Paragraph 4(c) of Annex I to the Convention set out in Schedule 2

Repeal the paragraph, substitute:

(c)   Chlorine substances

                (i)  Fully halogenated alkanes, e.g. CCl 4 , CFCl 3 (CFC-11), CF 2 Cl 2 (CFC-12), C 2 F 3 Cl 3 (CFC-113), C 2 F 4 Cl 2 (CFC-114)

Fully halogenated alkanes are anthropogenic and act as a source of ClO x , which plays a vital role in ozone photochemistry, especially in the 30-50 km altitude region.

               (ii)  Partially halogenated alkanes, e.g. CH 3 Cl, CHF 2 Cl (CFC-22), CH 3 CCl 3 , CHFCl 2 (CFC-21)

The sources of CH 3 Cl are natural, whereas the other partially halogenated alkanes mentioned above are anthropogenic in origin. These gases also act as a source of stratospheric ClO x .

Note:       This item fixes a mistranscription of the text of the Convention.

89  Paragraph 4(d) of Annex I to the Convention set out in Schedule 2

Omit “Br0 x ”, substitute “BrO x ”.

Note:       This item fixes a mistranscription of the text of the Convention.

90  Paragraph 4(d) of Annex I to the Convention set out in Schedule 2

Omit “C10 x ”, substitute “ClO x ”.

Note:       This item fixes a mistranscription of the text of the Convention.

91  Subparagraph 4(e)(ii) of Annex I to the Convention set out in Schedule 2

Omit “H 2 0”, substitute “H 2 O”.

Note:       This item fixes a mistranscription of the text of the Convention.

Plant Breeder’s Rights Act 1994

92  Paragraph 51(1)(b)

Omit “section 55”, substitute “subsection 54(3)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

Privacy Act 1988

93  Subsection 17(3)

Repeal the subsection.

Note:       This item repeals a subsection made redundant by amendment of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 .

94  Subsection 80(1)

Omit “(1)”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 95.

95  Subsection 80(2)

Repeal the subsection.

Note:       This item repeals a subsection made redundant by amendment of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 .

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

96  Subsection 333(1)

Omit “(1)”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 97.

97  Subsection 333(2)

Repeal the subsection.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant subsection.

98  Subsection 335(7) (the subsection 335(7) inserted by item 29 of Schedule 1 to the Crimes Legislation Amendment (Serious and Organised Crime) Act 2010 )

Renumber as subsection (9).

99  Section 338 (definition of suspect ) (the definition included in the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 as originally enacted)

Repeal the definition.

Note:       This item repeals a duplicate definition.

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981

100  Paragraph 1(a) of Article VI of the Convention set out in Schedule 1

Omit “other” (second occurring).

Note:       This item fixes a mistranscription of the text of the Convention.

Social Security Act 1991

101  Subparagraph 8(8)(y)(viia)

Omit “that Act”, substitute “the Veterans’ Entitlements Act”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

102  Subparagraph 8(8)(y)(viii)

Omit “Part III”, substitute “Part IIIB”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

103  Subsection 23(1) (paragraph (b) of the definition of family law order )

Omit “that Act”, substitute “the Family Law Act 1975 ”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

104  Subsection 593(1) (note 18)

Repeal the note.

Note:       This item repeals a note that refers to an Act that has been repealed.

105  Subsection 601(5) (note 1)

Omit “Note 1”, substitute “Note”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 106.

106  Subsection 601(5) (note 2)

Repeal the note.

Note:       This item repeals a note that refers to an Act that has been repealed.

107  Subsection 613(2) (note 1)

Omit “Note 1”, substitute “Note”.

Note:       This item is consequential on item 108.

108  Subsection 613(2) (note 2)

Repeal the note.

Note:       This item repeals a note that refers to an Act that has been repealed.

109  Subsection 1067D(2)

Repeal the subsection.

Note:       This item repeals a subsection that relates to an Act that has been repealed.

110  Subparagraph 1209Q(1)(b)(ii)

Omit “Veterans’ Entitlement Act”, substitute “Veterans’ Entitlements Act”.

111  Paragraph 63(3)(a) of Schedule 1A

Omit “Veterans’ Entitlement Act”, substitute “Veterans’ Entitlements Act”.

Student Assistance Act 1973

112  Paragraph 355(1)(c)

Repeal the paragraph.

Note:       This item repeals a paragraph that relates to an Act that has been repealed.

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

113  Paragraph 7A(1)(e)

Omit “paragraph 5B(1)(b) of the definition of period of hostilities ”, substitute “paragraph (b) of the definition of period of hostilities in subsection 5B(1)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

114  Subpoint SCH6-A1(2) of Schedule 6 (method statement 1, step 11, note 7)

Omit “58A(4)”, substitute “58A(9)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

115  Subpoint SCH6-A1(3) of Schedule 6 (method statement 2, step 4)

Omit “, 2A”.

Note:       This item removes a duplicate cross-reference.

116  Subpoint SCH6-A1(3) of Schedule 6 (method statement 2, step 7, note 2)

Omit “58A(4)”, substitute “58A(9)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

117  Subpoint SCH6-A1(6) of Schedule 6 (method statement 5, step 12, note 7)

Omit “58A(4)”, substitute “58A(9)”.

Note:       This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

Water Act 2007

118  Subsections 37(1) and 61(1)

Omit “tradable”, substitute “tradeable”.

119  Paragraph 73(4)(b)

Omit “meditation”, substitute “mediation”.