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Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014

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2013-2014-2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014

 

 

(1)     Clause  3 , page 2 (line 8) , omit “ 1 December 2015 ”, substitute “ 1 December 2016 ”.

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(2)     Clause 3, page 3 (line 1), omit “1 September 2016”, substitute “1 September 2017”.

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(3)     Clause 3, page 3 (line 3), omit “31 December 2016”, substitute “31 December 2017”.

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(4)     Page 3 (before line 7) , before clause 4, insert:

3B   Principles for nominees

                   This Act and the rules are intended to reflect, in relation to nominees, the following principles:

                     (a)  all adults have an equal right to make decisions that affect their lives and to have those decisions respected;

                     (b)  persons who require support in decision-making must be provided with access to the support necessary for them to make, communicate and participate in decisions that affect their lives;

                     (c)  the will, preferences and rights of persons who may require decision-making support must direct decisions that affect their lives;

                     (d)  laws and legal frameworks must contain appropriate and effective safeguards in relation to interventions for persons who may require decision-making support, including to prevent abuse and undue influence.

Note:          The safeguards referred to in paragraph (d) are provided in this Act (see for example section 54) and the rules.

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(5)     Clause 12, page 11 (line 6), omit “1 December 2015”, substitute “1 December 2016”.

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(6)     Clause  12 , page 11 (line 9) , omit “ 1 December 2015 ”, substitute “ 1 December 2016 ”.

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(7)     Clause 12, page 12 (line 3), omit “2016”, substitute “2017”.

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(8)     Clause 12, page 12 (line 4), omit “1 September 2016”, substitute “1 September 2017”.

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(9)     Clause 12, page 12 (line 6), omit “1 December 2016”, substitute “1 December 2017”.

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(10)   Clause 12, page 12 (lines 7 and 8), omit “31 December 2016”, substitute “31 December 2017”.

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(11)   Clause  15 , page 13 (line 26) , omit “ 1 July 2014 ”, substitute “ 1 July 2015 ”.

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(12)   Clause 15, page 13 (line 27), omit “30 November 2015”, substitute “30 November 2016”.

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(13)   Clause 15, page 14 (line 4), omit “1 December 2015”, substitute “1 December 2016”.

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(14)   Clause 16, page 14 (line 12), omit “1 December 2015”, substitute “1 December 2016”.

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(15)   Clause 18, page 15 (line 27), omit “1 December 2015”, substitute “1 December 2016”.

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(16)   Clause 21, page 18 (line 27), omit “1 September 2016”, substitute “1 September 2017”.

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(17)   Clause 21, page 18 (line 30), omit “1 December 2016”, substitute “1 December 2017”.

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(18)   Clause 22, page 19 (line 13), omit “31 December 2016”, substitute “31 December 2017”.

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(19)   Clause 22, page 19 (line 15), omit “30 November 2016”, substitute “30 November 2017”.

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(20)   Clause  38 , page 30 (line 11) , omit “ 1 January 2017 ”, substitute “ 1 January 2018 ”.

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(21)   Clause  102 , page 65 (line 14) , before “ The ”, insert “ (1) ”.

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(22)   Clause  102 , page 65 (after line 19) , at the end of the clause, add:

             (2)  To avoid doubt, the rules may not do the following:

                     (a)  create an offence or civil penalty;

                     (b)  provide powers of:

                              (i)  arrest or detention; or

                             (ii)  entry, search or seizure;

                     (c)  impose a tax;

                     (d)  set an amount to be appropriated from the Consolidated Revenue Fund under an appropriation in this Act;

                     (e)  amend this Act.

             (3)  However, to avoid doubt, rules that make provision in relation to:

                     (a)  the payment amount for a person; or

                     (b)  amounts of remuneration or allowances for the purposes of subsection 27(4); or

                     (c)  amounts of costs, expenses or other obligations for the purposes of paragraph 98A(1)(e);

are not to be taken to set an amount to be appropriated from the Consolidated Revenue Fund under an appropriation in this Act for the purposes of paragraph (2)(d) of this section.

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