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Education Services for Overseas Students (TPS Levies) Bill 2011

Part 1 Preliminary

   

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Education Services for Overseas Students (TPS Levies) Act 2012 .

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 and 2 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Sections 3 to 16

At the same time as Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the Education Services for Overseas Students Legislation Amendment (Tuition Protection Service and Other Measures) Act 2012 commences.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted.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   Crown to be bound

                   This Act binds the Crown in each of its capacities.

4   Interpretation

Definitions

             (1)  In this Act:

administrative fee component for a registered provider for a year has the meaning given by section 6.

base fee component for a registered provider for a year has the meaning given by section 7.

overseas student tuition fees for a registered provider for a year is the amount of tuition fees received by the provider during the year in respect of an overseas student or intending overseas student.

risk rated premium component for a registered provider for a year has the meaning given by section 9.

special tuition protection component for a registered provider for a year has the meaning given by section 10.

total enrolments for a registered provider for a year are worked out in accordance with section 5 of the Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration Charges) Act 1997 .

Expressions used in the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000

             (2)  An expression used in this Act that is also used in the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 has the same meaning as in that Act.