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Statute Law Revision Bill 2011

Schedule 5 References to specific Ministers

Part 1 Definitions of Ministers

Division 1—General amendments

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977

1  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

2  Paragraph (g) of Schedule 2

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Aircraft Noise Levy Collection Act 1995

3  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

4  Subsections 17(1), (2) and (3)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Airports (Transitional) Act 1996

5  Section 4

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

Note:       Amendments of the Airports (Transitional) Act 1996 that relate to this definition are set out in Division 2 of this Part.

Air Services Act 1995

6  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

7  Subsection 44(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

8  Section 45

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

9  Section 48

Omit “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring), substitute “Finance Minister”.

Anti-Personnel Mines Convention Act 1998

10  Section 4

Insert:

Defence Minister means the Minister administering section 1 of the Defence Act 1903 .

11  Subsections 8(1) and (2)

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

Note:       The heading to section 8 is altered by omitting “ Minister for Defence ” and substituting “ Defence Minister ”.

12  Subsection 8(3)

Omit “Minister for Defence” (wherever occurring), substitute “Defence Minister”.

13  Subsections 8(4) and (5), 12(5) and 13(6)

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

14  Subsection 29(3)

Omit “Minister for Defence” (wherever occurring), substitute “Defence Minister”.

Note 1:    The heading to section 29 is altered by omitting “ Minister for Defence ” and substituting “ Defence Minister ”.

Note 2:    The heading to subsection 29(3) is altered by omitting “ Minister for Defence ” and substituting “ Defence Minister ”.

15  Subsection 29(5)

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

Australia Council Act 1975

16  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

17  Subsection 32(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Act 1988

18  Section 56

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

19  Subsection 85(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act 1988

20  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

21  Section 60

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Federal Police Act 1979

22  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

23  Subsections 47B(3) and 54(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Film, Television and Radio School Act 1973

24  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

25  Subsection 36(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Act 1989

26  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

27  Subsection 36(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Act 1987

28  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

29  Subsection 20(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990

30  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

31  Subsection 32(4)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

32  Section 39

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

33  Subsection 41(7)

Repeal the subsection.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant definition.

Australian National Maritime Museum Act 1990

34  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

35  Subsection 43(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Postal Corporation Act 1989

36  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

37  Section 60

Omit “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring), substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998

38  Section 13

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

39  Subsection 55(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance and Administration”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian Sports Commission Act 1989

40  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

41  Subsections 43(2) and 46(1)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Australian War Memorial Act 1980

42  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

43  Subsection 30(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Bankruptcy Act 1966

44  Subsection 5(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

45  Subsections 20E(1) and (2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Civil Aviation Act 1988

46  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

47  Subsection 46(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995

48  Section 5

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

49  Subsection 91A(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance and Administration”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave Funding) Act 1992

50  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

51  Subsections 35(1) and 36(3)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918

52  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

53  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

54  Paragraph 7(1)(fa)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

55  Subsections 92(7) and (8)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Consular Privileges and Immunities Act 1972

56  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Customs Minister means the Minister administering the Customs Act 1901.

57  Paragraph 6(1)(a)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

58  Subparagraphs 6(1)(b)(i) and (ii)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

59  Paragraphs 6(2)(c) and 7(2)(c)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

60  Subsection 7(3)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

61  Paragraphs 7(4)(a) and (b)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

62  Subsections 12A(1), (2) and (3)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

Crimes Act 1914

63  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

64  Subsection 56(1)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Crimes (Aviation) Act 1991

65  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

66  Subsection 43(1)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Crimes (Hostages) Act 1989

67  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

68  Subsection 13(1)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Crimes (Internationally Protected Persons) Act 1976

69  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

70  Subsections 13(1) and 14(1)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Note:       The heading to section 14 is altered by omitting “ Minister for Foreign Affairs ” and substituting “ Foreign Affairs Minister ”.

Crimes (Superannuation Benefits) Act 1989

71  Subsection 2(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

72  Subsections 23(3) and 41(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Crimes (Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances) Act 1990

73  Section 3

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

74  Subsection 20(1)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Note:       The heading to section 20 is altered by omitting “ Minister for Foreign Affairs ” and substituting “ Foreign Affairs Minister ”.

Criminal Code Act 1995

75  Subsection 71.21(1) of the Criminal Code

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

76  Subsection 71.21(2) of the Criminal Code

Omit “Minister for Immigration and Multicultural Affairs”, substitute “Immigration Minister”.

77  Subsection 71.23(1) of the Criminal Code

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

78  Subsection 71.23(1) of the Criminal Code

Insert:

Immigration Minister means the Minister administering the Migration Act 1958 .

Criminology Research Act 1971

79  Section 4

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

80  Subsection 28(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

CSL Sale Act 1993

81  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

82  Subsections 4(1) and (2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Customs Act 1901

83  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Defence Minister means the Minister administering section 1 of the Defence Act 1903 .

84  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

85  Subsection 112(2AB)

Omit “Minister for Defence” (wherever occurring), substitute “Defence Minister”.

86  Subsection 277(1)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Customs Tariff Act 1995

87  Schedule 4 (item 69, the description of goods in column 2)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Science and Resources”, substitute “Minister administering the Space Activities Act 1998 .

88  Schedule 4 (item 72A, the description of goods in column 2)

Omit “Minister for the Environment and Heritage”, substitute “Minister administering the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 ”.

89  Schedule 4 (item 72B, the description of goods in column 2)

Omit “Minister for the Environment and Heritage”, substitute “Minister administering the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 ”.

Defence Act 1903

90  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

91  Subsection 51CA(2A)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Defence Force Discipline Appeals Act 1955

92  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

93  Subsections 34(3) and 37(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Act 1973

94  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

95  Subsections 72(1) and (3), 73(1) and (3) and 84(11) and (13)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Act 1948

96  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

97  Subsections 82V(1) and (3), 82W(1) and (3) and 82ZH(11) and (13)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

98  Subsection 82ZH(15)

Omit “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring), substitute “Finance Minister”.

99  Subsection 82ZH(16)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Defence Forces Retirement Benefits (Pension Increases) Act 1967

100  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

101  Subsections 7(2) and 9(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Defence Service Homes Act 1918

102  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

103  Subsection 40A(3)

Repeal the subsection.

Note:       This item repeals a redundant definition.

104  Paragraphs 50B(2)(a) and (b)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

105  Subsection 50B(4)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967

106  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Customs Minister means the Minister administering the Customs Act 1901.

107  Paragraph 7(2)(h)

Omit “Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade”, substitute “Department administered by the Minister administering this Act”.

108  Subsection 8(2)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

109  Paragraphs 8(3)(a) and (b)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

110  Subsection 9(2)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

111  Paragraphs 9(3)(a) and (b)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

112  Subsections 14A(1), (2) and (3)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

Health Insurance Act 1973

113  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Veterans’ Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 .

114  Paragraph 130(7)(b)

Omit “Minister for Veterans’ Affairs”, substitute “Veterans’ Affairs Minister”.

115  Paragraph 130(9)(b)

Omit “Minister for Veterans’ Affairs”, substitute “Veterans’ Affairs Minister”.

Intelligence Services Act 2001

116  Section 3

Insert:

Defence Minister means the Minister administering section 1 of the Defence Act 1903 .

117  Section 3

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

118  Section 9A

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

119  Section 9A

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Judiciary Act 1903

120  Section 55I (definition of Finance Minister )

Repeal the definition, substitute:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

Lighthouses Act 1911

121  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

122  Subsection 6A(5)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Members of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984

123  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

124  Subsections 8(5), 15(5) and 22(5)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Moomba-Sydney Pipeline System Sale Act 1994

125  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

126  Subsection 51(1)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967

127  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Customs Minister means the Minister administering the Customs Act 1901.

128  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Health Minister means the Minister administering the National Health Act 1953.

129  Section 6

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

130  Section 6

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

131  Subsection 9(5) (definition of Minister )

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

132  Subsection 10(2) (definition of Minister )

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

133  Paragraphs 14A(1)(a), (b) and (c)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

134  Subsection 24(1)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

135  Subsection 25(1)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

136  Subsection 25(1)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

137  Subsection 25(2)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

138  Subsection 25(2)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

139  Subsection 25(3)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

140  Subsection 25(3)

Omit “Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce”, substitute “Customs Minister”.

National Environment Protection Council Act 1994

141  Subsection 6(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

142  Subsection 53(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

National Gallery Act 1975

143  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

144  Subsection 34(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

National Health Act 1953

145  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

146  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Health Minister means the Minister administering this Act.

147  Subsection 4(1) (paragraph (a) of the definition of Secretary)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

148  Subsection 4(1) (paragraph (c) of the definition of Secretary)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

149  Subsection 4(1) (subparagraph (c)(i) of the definition of Secretary)

Omit “Minister for Health”, substitute “Health Minister”.

150  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Veterans’ Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 .

151  Paragraph 4AA(1)(b)

Omit “Minister administering the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 ”, substitute “Veterans’ Affairs Minister”.

152  Section 133A

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

153  Paragraph 135A(7)(b)

Omit “Minister for Veterans’ Affairs”, substitute “Veterans’ Affairs Minister”.

154  Paragraph 135A(9)(b)

Omit “Minister for Veterans’ Affairs”, substitute “Veterans’ Affairs Minister”.

National Library Act 1960

155  Section 4

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

156  Subsection 20(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

National Museum of Australia Act 1980

157  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

158  Subsection 33(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Natural Heritage Trust of Australia Act 1997

159  Subparagraphs 19(3)(a)(ii) and (b)(ii) and 20(3)(a)(ii) and (b)(ii)

Omit “Minister for Primary Industries and Energy”, substitute “Agriculture Minister”.

160  Paragraphs 40(1)(b) and (2)(a)

Omit “Minister for Primary Industries and Energy”, substitute “Agriculture Minister”.

161  Subsection 42(5)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

162  Subsections 43(2) and (3)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

163  Subsection 43(5)

Omit “Minister for Primary Industries and Energy”, substitute “Agriculture Minister”.

164  Subsection 46(1)

Omit “Minister for Primary Industries and Energy” (wherever occurring), substitute “Agriculture Minister”.

Note:       The heading to section 46 is altered by omitting “ Minister for Primary Industries and Energy ” and substituting “ Agriculture Minister ”.

165  Subsection 46(2)

Omit “Minister for Primary Industries and Energy”, substitute “Agriculture Minister”.

166  Section 54

Insert:

Agriculture Minister means the Minister administering Part 2 of the Natural Resources Management (Financial Assistance) Act 1992 .

167  Section 54

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

Natural Resources Management (Financial Assistance) Act 1992

168  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Environment Minister means the Minister administering the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 .

169  Paragraph 13(2)(a)

Omit “the Minister for the Arts, Sport, the Environment and Territories”, substitute “Environment Minister”.

Northern Territory (Self-Government) Act 1978

170  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

171  Section 46

Omit “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring), substitute “Finance Minister”.

Parliamentary Contributory Superannuation Act 1948

172  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

173  Subsection 4(1) (definition of trustee )

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

174  Paragraph 5(3)(a)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

175  Subsections 5(4), 8(3) and 14(6)

Omit “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring), substitute “Finance Minister”.

176  Paragraph 20(2C)(a)

Omit “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring), substitute “Finance Minister”.

177  Subsections 22R(11) and (13)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Parliamentary Entitlements Act 1990

178  Section 3

Insert:

Defence Minister means the Minister administering section 1 of the Defence Act 1903 .

179  Schedule 1 (paragraph (c) of table item 8)

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

180  Paragraph 1(1)(g) of Schedule 1

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

181  Subclause 1(3) of Schedule 1

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

Postal and Telecommunications Commissions (Transitional Provisions) Act 1975

182  Subsection 29(6)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

183  Subsection 29(7)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

Royal Commissions Act 1902

184  Subsection 1B(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

185  Subsection 1B(1)

Insert:

Foreign Affairs Minister means the Minister administering the Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967 .

186  Subsection 8(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

187  Paragraphs 16(2)(a) and (b)

Omit “Minister for Foreign Affairs”, substitute “Foreign Affairs Minister”.

Science and Industry Research Act 1949

188  Section 7

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

189  Subsection 46(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1910

190  Subsection 12(2C)

Omit “for Sport, Recreation and Tourism”.

Small Superannuation Accounts Act 1995

191  Section 4

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

192  Paragraph 38(b)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

193  Subsections 39(3), 43(1) and (2) and 50(6)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

194  Section 92

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Snowy Hydro Corporatisation Act 1997

195  Subsection 5(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

196  Subsection 14(1)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Note:       The heading to section 14 is altered by omitting “ Minister for Finance ” and substituting “ Finance Minister ”.

197  Subsections 15(1) and (2), 20(1), (4) and (5), 49(2), 51(2) and 57(1)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation Limited Sale Act 1993

198  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

199  Subsections 4(1) and (2)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

200  Subsection 38(4) (paragraph (a) of the definition of authorised person )

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

201  Subsection 38(4) (definition of tax )

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999

202  Subsection 127(3)

Omit “Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry”, substitute “Agriculture Minister”.

203  Paragraphs 129(4)(d) and 144(c)

Omit “Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry”, substitute “Agriculture Minister”.

204  Subclause 1(1) of Schedule 1

Insert:

Agriculture Minister means the Minister administering the Farm Household Support Act 1992 .

Superannuation (Pension Increases) Act 1971

205  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

206  Section 12

Omit “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring), substitute “Finance Minister”.

Superannuation (Resolution of Complaints) Act 1993

207  Subsection 3(2)

Insert:

Consumer Affairs Minister means the Minister administering Schedule 2 to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

208  Subsection 8(4)

Omit “Minister for Consumer Affairs”, substitute “Consumer Affairs Minister”.

Sydney Harbour Federation Trust Act 2001

209  Section 3

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

210  Subsection 59(2)

Omit “Minister for Finance and Administration”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Telecommunications Act 1997

211  Section 7

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

212  Subsection 471(3)

Omit “Minister for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Telstra Corporation Act 1991

213  Section 3

Insert:

Transport Minister means the Minister administering the Nation Building Program (National Land Transport) Act 2009 .

214  Subsection 70(1)

Omit “Minister for Transport and Regional Services” (wherever occurring), substitute “Transport Minister”.

Note:       The heading to section 70 is altered by omitting “ Minister for Transport and Regional Services ” and substituting “ Transport Minister ”.

215  Subsection 70(2)

Omit “Minister for Transport and Regional Services”, substitute “Transport Minister”.

Territory Authorities (Financial Provisions) Act 1978

216  Subsection 4(1)

Insert:

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

217  Subsections 6(2) and 7(1)

Omit “Minister of State for Finance”, substitute “Finance Minister”.

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

218  Section 5 (index of definitions)

Insert the following entry in its appropriate alphabetical position, as determined on a letter-by-letter basis:

Defence Minister

5Q(1)

219  Paragraph 5B(2)(c)

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

220  Subsection 5C(1) (definition of non-warlike service )

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

221  Subsection 5C(1) (definition of warlike service )

Omit “Minister for Defence”, substitute “Defence Minister”.

222  Subsection 5Q(1)

Insert:

Defence Minister has the meaning given by the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004 .



 

Division 2—Bulk amendments

223  Amendment of Acts

The specified provisions of the Acts listed in this Division are amended by omitting “Minister for Finance” (wherever occurring) and substituting “Finance Minister”.

Airports (Transitional) Act 1996

224  Subsection 6(2)

225  Subsection 11(2)

226  Subsection 12(2)

227  Subsections 13(2), (3), (4) and (5)

228  Subsection 14(2)

229  Subsection 16(4) (paragraphs (a) and (b) of the definition of authorised person)

230  Subsections 23(2), (3) and (4)

231  Subsections 24(2), (3), (4) and (5)

232  Subsections 25(2), (3) and (4)

233  Subsection 26(2)

234  Subsections 30(2), (3) and (4)

235  Subsections 31(2), (3), (4) and (5)

236  Subsections 33(2), (3) and (4)

237  Section 34

238  Subsections 36(2), (3) and (4)

239  Subsection 37(2)

240  Paragraph 38(1)(b)

241  Subsection 38(2)

242  Section 40

243  Subsection 42(2)

244  Paragraph 43(1)(b)

245  Subsection 43(2)

246  Subsections 49B(4) and (5)

247  Subsections 50B(2) and (3)

248  Subsections 51B(2) and (3)

249  Subsection 52A(2), (3) and (4)

250  Subsections 58(2) and (3)

251  Subsection 69(1)

252  Subsection 76(2)

253  Subsection 77(1)

254  Subsections 84(1) and (2)



 

Part 2 References changed by orders

Judges’ Pensions Act 1968

255  Subsection 4(1) (definition of relevant pension )

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

256  Paragraphs 4AA(b) and 4AB(2)(b)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

257  Subsection 4AB(5)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

258  Paragraph 4AC(3)(d)

Omit “Attorney-General’s”, substitute “Minister’s”.

259  Subsection 6(2)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

260  Subsection 6(2AA)

Omit “Attorney-General” (wherever occurring), substitute “Minister”.

261  Paragraph 6(2A)(a)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

262  Subsection 6A(3) (paragraph (a) of the definition of B )

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

263  Subsection 6B(2) (paragraph (b) of the definition of Y )

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

264  Subsection 8A(1)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

265  Subsection 8A(2)

Omit “Attorney-General” (wherever occurring), substitute “Minister”.

266  Subsections 8A(3), (4) and (5)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

267  Subsection 8B(1)

Omit “Attorney-General” (wherever occurring), substitute “Minister”.

268  Paragraphs 11(2A)(b) and 12(2A)(b)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

269  Subsections 13(2) and (3)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

270  Paragraphs 15(1)(a) and (b)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

271  Subsection 15(2)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

272  Subsection 15(3)

Omit “Attorney-General” (wherever occurring), substitute “Minister”.

273  Subsections 15A(1) and (2)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.

274  Paragraphs 17A(a), (aa), (aaa), (aab), (aac), (ab), (b), (c), (d) and (e)

Omit “Attorney-General”, substitute “Minister”.



 

Part 3 Transitional, saving and application provisions

275  Transitional—amendments do not affect things done

Things done under amended provisions

(1)       Subitem (2) applies to a thing done under a provision of an Act if:

                     (a)  the provision is amended by an item of this Schedule; and

                     (b)  the thing was in force immediately before the commencement of that item.

(2)       The thing has effect, on and after the commencement of that item, as if it had been done under that provision as amended by that item. However, this is not taken to change the time at which the thing was actually done.

Amendments do not affect requirements for things done

(3)       Subitem (4) applies to a thing done under an Act if:

                     (a)  the thing was in force, and complied with a requirement of that Act, immediately before the commencement of an item of this Schedule; and

                     (b)  immediately after the commencement of that item, the thing fails to comply with that requirement solely because of the amendments of that Act made by that item.

(4)       Disregard those amendments when considering, on and after the commencement of that item, whether the thing complies with that requirement.

Meaning of things done

(5)       In this item, doing a thing includes:

                     (a)  making an instrument; and

                     (b)  making a decision.

276  Regulations may deal with transitional etc. matters

The Governor-General may make regulations dealing with matters of a transitional, saving or application nature relating to the amendments or repeals made by this Schedule.