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Schedule 4—Technical amendments

Schedule 4 Technical amendments

   

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983

1  Subsection 79A(5)

Repeal the following definitions:

                     (a)  definition of election ;

                     (b)  definition of election period ;

                     (c)  definition of Parliament ;

                     (d)  definition of referendum .

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

2  Subparagraph 212(1)(b)(ii)

Omit “ACMA; or”, substitute “ACMA.”.

3  Paragraph 212(1)(c)

Repeal the paragraph.

4  Paragraph 212(3)(d)

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

5  Paragraph 212(3)(e)

Repeal the paragraph.

Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991

6  Section 3

Insert:

broadcasting service has the same meaning as in the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 .

7  Paragraph 3A(1)(c)

Omit “radio or television”, substitute “broadcasting”.

8  Subsection 6(1)

Omit “radio, television”, substitute “broadcasting”.

9  Paragraph 6(2)(g)

Omit all the words before “contribute”.

10  Paragraph 6(2)(g)

Omit “television and radio”, substitute “broadcasting and digital media”.

11  Paragraph 6(2)(h)

Omit all the words before “contribute”.

12  Paragraph 6(2)(h)

Omit “television and radio”, substitute “broadcasting and digital media”.

13  Paragraph 44(1)(b)

After “transmit”, insert “or communicate”.

14  Paragraph 44(1)(b)

After “transmissions”, insert “and communications”.

15  Paragraph 44(1)(c)

After “transmission”, insert “or communication”.

16  Paragraph 44(1)(d)

Omit “or transmission of programs”, substitute “, transmission or communication of programs or other matter”.

17  Subsection 70A(5)

Repeal the following definitions:

                     (a)  definition of election ;

                     (b)  definition of election period ;

                     (c)  definition of Parliament ;

                     (d)  definition of referendum .

18  Paragraph 70C(1)(b)

Omit “radio or television”, substitute “broadcasting”.