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8856

2019

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

 

Migration Amendment (Repairing Medical Transfers) Bill 2019

 

 

(1)     Schedule 1, item 15, page 5 (lines 11 to 29), omit the item, substitute:

15  Continued application of old law

(1)       This item applies in relation to a transitory person if, immediately before this item’s commencement, any of the following had occurred:

                     (a)  a decision had been made by the Minister in relation to the person under section 198D, 198E, 198F or 198G of the old law;

                     (b)  the Secretary had identified the person as a legacy minor under section 198D of the old law but had not notified the Minister;

                     (c)  the Secretary had been notified about the person under section 198E of the old law but had not notified the Minister;

                     (d)  the Minister had been notified about the person under section 198D or 198E of the old law but had not made a decision about the person;

                     (e)  the Independent Health Advice Panel (the panel ) had been notified by the Minister about the person under section 198F of the old law but the panel had not informed the Minister of its recommendation in relation to the person;

                      (f)  the Minister had been informed by the panel about the person under section 198F of the old law but the Minister had not made a decision about the person;

                     (g)  the Minister had been informed by an officer about the person under section 198G of the old law but the Minister had not made a decision about the person.

(2)       Despite the amendments and repeals made by this Schedule, the old law continues to apply, in relation to the transitory person, as if those amendments and repeals had not been made.

(3)       The old law is the Migration Act 1958 as in force immediately before this item’s commencement.

(4)       To avoid doubt, this item does not affect the operation of subsection 7(2) of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 .

[continued application of old law]