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2019-2022

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

 

Electoral Legislation Amendment (Authorisations) Bill 2022

 

 

(1)     Schedule 1, item 2, page 4 (after line 5), after subsection 321D(5A), insert:

          (5B)  If an abbreviation (the registered abbreviation ) of the name of an entity is entered in the Register of Political Parties and the entity is:

                     (a)  a registered political party that has a registered branch or division; or

                     (b)  a registered branch or division of a registered political party;

then, for the purposes of items 1 and 2 of the table in subsection (5), the required particulars of the name of the entity are taken to be either:

                     (c)  the particulars referred to in paragraph (5A)(a); or

                     (d)  the registered abbreviation.

[registered abbreviation]

(2)     Schedule 1, item 4, page 5 (after line 11), after subsection 110C(5A), insert:

          (5B)  If an abbreviation (the registered abbreviation ) of the name of an entity is entered in the Register of Political Parties under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the entity is:

                     (a)  a registered political party (within the meaning of that Act) that has a registered branch or division; or

                     (b)  a registered branch or division of a registered political party (within the meaning of that Act);

then, for the purposes of items 1 and 2 of the table in subsection (5), the required particulars of the name of the entity are taken to be either:

                     (c)  the particulars referred to in paragraph (5A)(a); or

                     (d)  the registered abbreviation.

(3)     Schedule 1, item 8, page 7 (after line 12), after subsection 79A(6A), insert:

          (6B)  If an abbreviation (the registered abbreviation ) of the name of an entity is entered in the Register of Political Parties under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the entity is:

                     (a)  a registered political party that has a registered branch or division; or

                     (b)  a registered branch or division of a registered political party;

then, for the purposes of item 1 of the table in subsection (6), the required particulars of the name of the entity are taken to be either:

                     (c)  the particulars referred to in paragraph (6A)(a); or

                     (d)  the registered abbreviation.

[registered abbreviation]

(4)     Schedule 1, item 11, page 8 (after line 22), after subclause 1(3) of Schedule 2, insert:

             (4)  If an abbreviation (the registered abbreviation ) of the name of an entity is entered in the Register of Political Parties under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the entity is:

                     (a)  a registered political party that has a registered branch or division; or

                     (b)  a registered branch or division of a registered political party;

then, for the purposes of item 1 of the table in subclause (2), the required particulars of the name of the entity in paragraph (3)(a) are taken to be either:

                     (c)  the particulars referred to in paragraph (3)(a); or

                     (d)  the registered abbreviation.

[registered abbreviation]

(5)     Schedule 1, item 14, page 9 (after line 32), after subsection 70A(6A), insert:

          (6B)  If an abbreviation (the registered abbreviation ) of the name of an entity is entered in the Register of Political Parties under the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the entity is:

                     (a)  a registered political party that has a registered branch or division; or

                     (b)  a registered branch or division of a registered political party;

then, for the purposes of item 1 of the table in subsection (6), the required particulars of the name of the entity are taken to be either:

                     (c)  the particulars referred to in paragraph (6A)(a); or

                     (d)  the registered abbreviation.

[registered abbreviation]