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Administrative Review Tribunal (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2000

1998-1999-2000

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As read a third time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Administrative Review Tribunal (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2000

 

No.      , 2000

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to repeal or amend certain Acts as a consequence of the enactment of the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2000 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 1

3............ Repeal of Administrative Review Council provisions of Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act           3

4............ Repeal of Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act............................... 3

5............ Schedule(s).......................................................................................... 3

6............ Regulations......................................................................................... 3

Schedule 1—Amendment of Acts to replace references to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal with references to the Administrative Review Tribunal                 5

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Act 1989                             5

Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976                                                   5

ACIS Administration Act 1999                                                                                   5

Adelaide Airport Curfew Act 2000                                                                            6

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977                                          6

Aged Care Act 1997                                                                                                     6

Aged or Disabled Persons Care Act 1954                                                               6

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products (Collection of Levy) Act 1994                 6

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992                  7

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994                                       7

Aircraft Noise Levy Collection Act 1995                                                                 7

Air Navigation Act 1920                                                                                             7

Air Navigation (Charges) Act 1952                                                                         7

Airports Act 1996                                                                                                         8

Air Services Act 1995                                                                                                   8

A New Tax System (Australian Business Number) Act 1999                                8

A New Tax System (Bonuses for Older Australians) Act 1999                             8

Antarctic Marine Living Resources Conservation Act 1981                               8

Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Act 1980                                           8

Archives Act 1983                                                                                                         9

Australian Capital Territory Taxation (Administration) Act 1969                    9

Australia New Zealand Food Authority Act 1991                                                 9

Australian Film Commission Act 1975                                                                     9

Australian Hearing Services Act 1991                                                                     9

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997                                             10

Australian National Railways Commission Act 1983                                         10

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998                        10

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 1989                           10

Australian Sports Drug Agency Act 1990                                                              10

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980                                           11

Bankruptcy Act 1966                                                                                                 11

Biological Control Act 1984                                                                                    12

Bounty and Capitalisation Grants (Textile Yarns) Act 1981                            12

Bounty (Bed Sheeting) Act 1977                                                                             12

Bounty (Books) Act 1986                                                                                          13

Bounty (Citric Acid) Act 1991                                                                                 13

Bounty (Computers) Act 1984                                                                                 13

Bounty (Machine Tools and Robots) Act 1985                                                    13

Bounty (Photographic Film) Act 1989                                                                  13

Bounty (Printed Fabrics) Act 1981                                                                        13

Bounty (Ships) Act 1989                                                                                           13

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              14

Chemical Weapons (Prohibition) Act 1994                                                          14

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988                                     14

Civil Aviation Act 1988                                                                                             14

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995             14

Coal Excise Act 1949                                                                                                 15

Coal Industry Act 1946                                                                                             15

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Payroll Levy Collection Act 1992                 15

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905                                                            15

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918                                                                        15

Complaints (Australian Federal Police) Act 1981                                              16

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                    16

Corporations Act 1989                                                                                              16

Corporations Law                                                                                                      16

Crimes (Taxation Offences) Act 1980                                                                     16

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       17

Dairy Produce Act 1986                                                                                            18

Debits Tax Administration Act 1982                                                                       18

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Act 1990                                              18

Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Act 1973                                    18

Defence Service Homes Act 1918                                                                             19

Designs Act 1906                                                                                                        19

Diesel and Alternative Fuels Grants Scheme Act 1999                                       19

Diesel Fuel Taxation (Administration) Act 1957                                                 19

Disability Discrimination Act 1992                                                                        19

Disability Services Act 1986                                                                                    19

Distillation Act 1901                                                                                                 20

Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration of Providers and Financial Regulation) Act 1991               20

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Act 1981                                              20

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999                  20

Environmental Reform (Consequential Provisions) Act 1999                          20

Excise Act 1901                                                                                                           20

Export Expansion Grants Act 1978                                                                        21

Export Inspection and Meat Charges Collection Act 1985                               21

Export Market Development Grants Act 1997                                                      21

Federal Proceedings (Costs) Act 1981                                                                  21

Film Licensed Investment Company Act 1998                                                      22

Financial Institutions Supervisory Levies Collection Act 1998                       22

Financial Sector (Transfers of Business) Act 1999                                              22

First Home Owners Act 1983                                                                                    22

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                             22

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                            23

Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act 1986                                                              23

Gift Duty Assessment Act 1941                                                                                 23

Governor-General Act 1974                                                                                     23

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975                                                             23

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989                    24

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995                                        24

Health Insurance Act 1973                                                                                       24

Hearing Services Administration Act 1997                                                           25

Higher Education Funding Act 1988                                                                     25

Home Deposit Assistance Act 1982                                                                         26

Home Savings Grant Act 1976                                                                                 26

Imported Food Control Act 1992                                                                            26

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                             26

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                         27

Industrial Research and Development Incentives Act 1976                               27

Industry Research and Development Act 1986                                                     27

Insurance Act 1973                                                                                                    27

Insurance Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1991                                                 28

Insurance (Agents and Brokers) Act 1984                                                            28

Interstate Road Transport Act 1985                                                                       28

Judges’ Pensions Act 1968                                                                                       28

Lands Acquisition Act 1989                                                                                     28

Law Officers Act 1964                                                                                                30

Life Insurance Act 1995                                                                                             30

Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Grants) Act 1980                                                         30

Liquid Fuel Emergency Act 1984                                                                            30

Loan (Income Equalization Deposits) Act 1976                                                  30

Management and Investment Companies Act 1983                                             31

Marriage Act 1961                                                                                                     31

Meat Export Charge Collection Act 1984                                                             31

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989                                                                         31

Mutual Recognition Act 1992                                                                                  31

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                          31

National Environment Protection Measures (Implementation) Act 1998      32

National Health Act 1953                                                                                         32

National Measurement Act 1960                                                                             32

National Occupational Health and Safety Commission Act 1985                    32

National Transmission Network Sale Act 1998                                                   32

Navigation Act 1912                                                                                                  33

Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987                                             33

Nursing Homes Assistance Act 1974                                                                       34

Offshore Minerals Act 1994                                                                                      34

Ombudsman Act 1976                                                                                                34

Ozone Protection Act 1989                                                                                       34

Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) Act 1973                                             34

Parliamentary Contributory Superannuation Act 1948                                    34

Passports Act 1938                                                                                                     35

Patents Act 1990                                                                                                         35

Pay-roll Tax Assessment Act 1941                                                                           35

Pay-roll Tax (Territories) Assessment Act 1971                                                   35

Petroleum Excise (Prices) Act 1987                                                                       35

Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Act 1987                                            35

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1967                                                               35

Pooled Development Funds Act 1992                                                                    36

Prawn Export Promotion Act 1995                                                                         36

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991                            36

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                        36

Private Health Insurance Incentives Act 1998                                                     36

Product Grants and Benefits Administration Act 2000                                       37

Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986                                            37

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981                                                  37

Public Lending Right Act 1985                                                                               37

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              37

Registration of Deaths Abroad Act 1984                                                               37

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000                                                             37

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997                                                                  38

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988                                           38

Sales Tax Assessment Act (No. 1) 1930                                                                  39

Sales Tax Assessment Act 1992                                                                                39

Sea Installations Act 1987                                                                                        39

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992                                      39

Sex Discrimination Act 1984                                                                                    40

Shipping Registration Act 1981                                                                              40

Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987                                                                             40

Small Superannuation Accounts Act 1995                                                            40

Space Activities Act 1998                                                                                         40

Spirits Act 1906                                                                                                          40

States Grants (Petroleum Products) Act 1965                                                      41

Stevedoring Levy (Collection) Act 1998                                                               41

Student Assistance Act 1973                                                                                    41

Superannuation Act 1976                                                                                         41

Superannuation (Excluded Funds) Taxation Act 1987                                      42

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993                                               42

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Taxation Act 1987 42

Swimming Pools Tax Refund Act 1992                                                                   42

Sydney Airport Curfew Act 1995                                                                             42

Taxation (Interest on Overpayments and Early Payments) Act 1983              43

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 43

Telstra Corporation Act 1991                                                                                  43

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Strategic Investment Program Act 1999      43

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    44

Tobacco Advertising Prohibition Act 1992                                                          44

Trade Marks Act 1995                                                                                               44

Trade Practices Act 1974                                                                                          44

Tradesmen’s Rights Regulation Act 1946                                                              45

Tradex Scheme Act 1999                                                                                           45

Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997                                                       45

Wildlife Protection (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1982                 45

Wool Tax (Administration) Act 1964                                                                      45

Schedule 2—Amendment of Acts to replace references to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 with references to the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2000      46

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Act 1989                           46

Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976                                                 46

Acts Interpretation Act 1901                                                                                    46

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977                                        46

Aged or Disabled Persons Care Act 1954                                                             46

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products (Collection of Levy) Act 1994                 47

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992                47

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994                                     47

Air Navigation Act 1920                                                                                           47

Air Navigation (Charges) Act 1952                                                                       47

Airports Act 1996                                                                                                       47

A New Tax System (Australian Business Number) Act 1999                              48

Antarctic Marine Living Resources Conservation Act 1981                             48

Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Act 1980                                         48

Archives Act 1983                                                                                                       48

Australia New Zealand Food Authority Act 1991                                               48

Australian Capital Territory Taxation (Administration) Act 1969                  48

Australian Hearing Services Act 1991                                                                   48

Australian National Railways Commission Act 1983                                         49

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 1989                           49

Australian Sports Drug Agency Act 1990                                                              49

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980                                           49

Bankruptcy Act 1966                                                                                                 49

Biological Control Act 1984                                                                                    50

Bounty (Books) Act 1986                                                                                          50

Bounty (Citric Acid) Act 1991                                                                                 50

Bounty (Computers) Act 1984                                                                                 50

Bounty (Machine Tools and Robots) Act 1985                                                    50

Bounty (Photographic Film) Act 1989                                                                  50

Bounty (Ships) Act 1989                                                                                           50

Chemical Weapons (Prohibition) Act 1994                                                          51

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989                                                                    51

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988                                     51

Civil Aviation Act 1988                                                                                             51

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995             51

Coal Industry Act 1946                                                                                             51

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Payroll Levy Collection Act 1992                 52

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905                                                            52

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918                                                                        52

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                    52

Corporations Act 1989                                                                                              52

Corporations Law                                                                                                      53

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       53

Dairy Produce Act 1986                                                                                            53

Debits Tax Administration Act 1982                                                                       54

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Act 1990                                              54

Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Act 1973                                    54

Defence Service Homes Act 1918                                                                             54

Designs Act 1906                                                                                                        54

Development Allowance Authority Act 1992                                                        54

Disability Discrimination Act 1992                                                                        54

Disability Services Act 1986                                                                                    55

Distillation Act 1901                                                                                                 55

Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration of Providers and Financial Regulation) Act 1991               55

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999                  55

Excise Act 1901                                                                                                           55

Export Expansion Grants Act 1978                                                                        55

Export Inspection and Meat Charges Collection Act 1985                               55

Export Market Development Grants Act 1997                                                      55

Farm Household Support Act 1992                                                                        56

Financial Institutions Supervisory Levies Collection Act 1998                       56

First Home Owners Act 1983                                                                                    56

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                             56

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                            56

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975                                                             56

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989                    57

Health Insurance Act 1973                                                                                       57

Hearing Services Administration Act 1997                                                           58

Higher Education Funding Act 1988                                                                     58

Home Deposit Assistance Act 1982                                                                         58

Home Savings Grant Act 1976                                                                                 58

Imported Food Control Act 1992                                                                            58

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                             58

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                             58

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                         59

Industrial Research and Development Incentives Act 1976                               59

Industry Research and Development Act 1986                                                     59

Insurance Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1991                                                 59

Insurance Act 1973                                                                                                    59

Insurance (Agents and Brokers) Act 1984                                                            60

Interstate Road Transport Act 1985                                                                       60

Lands Acquisition Act 1989                                                                                     60

Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Grants) Act 1980                                                         60

Liquid Fuel Emergency Act 1984                                                                            60

Management and Investment Companies Act 1983                                             61

Marriage Act 1961                                                                                                     61

Meat Export Charge Collection Act 1984                                                             61

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989                                                                         61

Mutual Recognition Act 1992                                                                                  61

National Environment Protection Measures (Implementation) Act 1998      61

National Health Act 1953                                                                                         62

National Occupational Health and Safety Commission Act 1985                    62

Navigation Act 1912                                                                                                  62

Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987                                             62

Nursing Homes Assistance Act 1974                                                                       63

Offshore Minerals Act 1994                                                                                      63

Papua New Guinea (Staffing Assistance) Act 1973                                             63

Parliamentary Contributory Superannuation Act 1948                                    63

Passports Act 1938                                                                                                     63

Patents Act 1990                                                                                                         63

Pay-roll Tax Assessment Act 1941                                                                           64

Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1967                                                               64

Petroleum Excise (Prices) Act 1987                                                                       64

Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Act 1987                                            64

Pooled Development Funds Act 1992                                                                    64

Prawn Export Promotion Act 1995                                                                         64

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991                            64

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                        65

Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986                                            65

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981                                                  65

Public Lending Right Act 1985                                                                               65

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                              65

Registration of Deaths Abroad Act 1984                                                               65

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000                                                             65

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997                                                                  65

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988                                           66

Sea Installations Act 1987                                                                                        66

Sex Discrimination Act 1984                                                                                    66

Shipping Registration Act 1981                                                                              66

Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987                                                                             66

Small Superannuation Accounts Act 1995                                                            66

Spirits Act 1906                                                                                                          67

Student Assistance Act 1973                                                                                    67

Superannuation Act 1976                                                                                         67

Superannuation (Excluded Funds) Taxation Act 1987                                      67

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993                                               67

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Taxation Act 1987 67

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                                 67

Telstra Corporation Act 1991                                                                                  68

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Strategic Investment Program Act 1999      68

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                    68

Tobacco Advertising Prohibition Act 1992                                                          68

Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984                                                                              68

Trade Marks Act 1995                                                                                               68

Trade Practices Act 1974                                                                                          69

Tradesmen’s Rights Regulation Act 1946                                                              69

Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997                                                       69

Wildlife Protection (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1982                 69

Schedule 3—Consequential amendments of various Acts                              70

ACIS Administration Act 1999                                                                                 70

Adelaide Airport Curfew Act 2000                                                                          70

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977                                        71

Aged Care Act 1997                                                                                                   71

Aged or Disabled Persons Care Act 1954                                                             71

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products (Collection of Interim Levy) Act 1994   72

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemical Products (Collection of Levy) Act 1994                 72

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992                72

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994                                     72

Air Navigation Act 1920                                                                                           73

A New Tax System (Australian Business Number) Act 1999                              73

A New Tax System (Bonuses for Older Australians) Act 1999                           74

Archives Act 1983                                                                                                       74

Australia New Zealand Food Authority Act 1991                                               80

Australian Federal Police Act 1979                                                                       80

Australian Horticultural Corporation Act 1987                                                  82

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Act 1998                        82

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 1989                           82

Australian Sports Drug Agency Act 1990                                                              83

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980                                           83

Bankruptcy Act 1966                                                                                                 83

Bounty (Books) Act 1986                                                                                          84

Bounty (Computers) Act 1984                                                                                 84

Bounty (Fuel Ethanol) Act 1994                                                                             84

Bounty (Machine Tools and Robots) Act 1985                                                    85

Bounty (Ships) Act 1989                                                                                           85

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              85

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989                                                                    87

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988                                     88

Coal Excise Act 1949                                                                                                 89

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Payroll Levy Collection Act 1992                 89

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905                                                            89

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918                                                                        89

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                    90

Corporations Law                                                                                                      90

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                       91

Dairy Produce Act 1986                                                                                            93

Debits Tax Administration Act 1982                                                                       94

Defence Act 1903                                                                                                        94

Designs Act 1906                                                                                                        95

Development Allowance Authority Act 1992                                                        96

Diesel and Alternative Fuels Grants Scheme Act 1999                                       97

Disability Services Act 1986                                                                                    97

Distillation Act 1901                                                                                                 97

Education Services for Overseas Students (Registration of Providers and Financial Regulation) Act 1991               98

Electronic Transactions Act 1999                                                                           98

Environmental Reform (Consequential Provisions) Act 1999                          98

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999                  99

Excise Act 1901                                                                                                           99

Export Control Act 1982                                                                                           99

Export Market Development Grants Act 1997                                                      99

Federal Proceedings (Costs) Act 1981                                                                100

Financial Institutions Supervisory Levies Collection Act 1998                     100

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                           100

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                          101

Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act 1986                                                            107

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975                                                           107

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989                  108

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Act 1995                                      108

Health Insurance Act 1973                                                                                     109

Hearing Services Administration Act 1997                                                         110

Higher Education Funding Act 1988                                                                   110

Horticultural Research and Development Corporation Act 1987                  111

Imported Food Control Act 1992                                                                          111

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936                                                                           111

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                           114

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                       115

Industry Research and Development Act 1986                                                   115

Insurance Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1991                                               116

Insurance Act 1973                                                                                                  117

Judicial and Statutory Officers (Remuneration and Allowances) Act 1984 119

Lands Acquisition Act 1989                                                                                   119

Life Insurance Act 1995                                                                                           121

Meat Inspection Act 1983                                                                                       122

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989                                                                       122

Mutual Recognition Act 1992                                                                                122

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                        123

National Crime Authority Act 1984                                                                      123

National Health Act 1953                                                                                       123

Navigation Act 1912                                                                                                123

Offshore Minerals Act 1994                                                                                    124

Ombudsman Act 1976                                                                                              124

Ozone Protection Act 1989                                                                                     124

Passports Act 1938                                                                                                   125

Pay-roll Tax Assessment Act 1941                                                                         125

Pay-roll Tax (Territories) Assessment Act 1971                                                 125

Petroleum Excise (Prices) Act 1987                                                                     125

Plant Breeder’s Rights Act 1994                                                                           126

Prawn Export Promotion Act 1995                                                                       128

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991                          128

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                      128

Private Health Insurance Incentives Act 1998                                                   129

Product Grants and Benefits Administration Act 2000                                     129

Radiocommunications Act 1992                                                                            129

Remuneration and Allowances Act 1990                                                             131

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997                                                                132

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988                                         132

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992                                    136

Sea Installations Act 1987                                                                                      143

Ships (Capital Grants) Act 1987                                                                           143

Small Superannuation Accounts Act 1995                                                          143

Spirits Act 1906                                                                                                        144

Student Assistance Act 1973                                                                                  144

Superannuation Act 1976                                                                                       147

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993                                             147

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Taxation Act 1987 148

Swimming Pools Tax Refund Act 1992                                                                 148

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                               149

Telecommunications (Interception) Act 1979                                                    149

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Strategic Investment Program Act 1999    152

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                  152

Trade Practices Act 1974                                                                                        153

Tradesmen’s Rights Regulation Act 1946                                                            153

Tradex Scheme Act 1999                                                                                         153

Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997                                                     154

Schedule 4—Amendment of Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979         155

Schedule 5—New Schedule to Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979    157

Schedule 6—Amendment of Taxation Administration Act 1953               169

Schedule 7—New Schedule to Taxation Administration Act 1953          173

Schedule 8—Amendment of Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986                 180

Schedule 9—New Schedule to Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986             185

Schedule 10—Amendment of the social security law                                      206

Part 1—Amendment of Social Security Act 1991                                            206

Part 2—Amendment of Social Security (Administration) Act 1999          208

Schedule 11—New Schedule to Social Security (Administration) Act 1999               213

Schedule 12—Amendment of A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999             227

Schedule 13—New Schedule to A New  Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999       234

Schedule 14—Amendment of migration legislation                                          248

Part 1—Amendment of Migration Act 1958                                                       248

Part 2—Amendment of Australian Citizenship Act 1948                               323

Part 3—Amendment of Immigration (Guardianship of Children) Act 1946 324

Schedule 15—Application and transitional provisions relating to abolition of Administrative Appeals Tribunal and establishment of Administrative Review Tribunal etc.                326

Part 1—Definitions etc.                                                                                                326

Part 2—Members of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal                            329

Part 3—Transfer of evidence, records and documents etc.                          334

Part 4—Annual report                                                                                                  335

Part 5—Rights to notice and statements in relation to pre-AAT abolition time decisions          336

Part 6—Applications for ART review of pre-AAT abolition time decisions   341

Part 7—ART continuation of AAT review                                                           343

Part 8—Continuation of other AAT jurisdiction                                                 355

Part 9—Effect of repeal of AAT Act on AAT decisions and Federal Court appeals against such decisions etc.                                                                                                                             356

Part 10—Other transitional matters                                                                         365

Part 11—Administrative Review Council appointments, performance of functions etc. unaffected by repeal of Part V of AAT Act                                                                                      366

Schedule 16—Application and transitional provisions relating to abolition of specialist migration tribunals and establishment of Administrative Review Tribunal     367

Part 1—Abolition of Migration Review  Tribunal                                              367

Division 1—Definitions                                                                                            367

Division 2—Members of the Migration Review Tribunal                                   367

Division 3—Transfer of evidence, records and documents etc.                        368

Division 4—Annual report                                                                                      368

Division 5—Rights to notice and statements in relation to pre-MRT abolition time decisions reviewable by MRT        369

Division 6—Applications for ART review of pre-MRT abolition time decisions reviewable by MRT               369

Division 7—ART continuation of MRT review                                                   370

Division 8—Effect of repeal of Part 6 of Migration Act 1958 on MRT decisions and Federal Court appeals against such decisions etc.                                                                                      381

Part 2—Abolition of Refugee Review  Tribunal                                                 386

Division 1—Definitions                                                                                            386

Division 2—Members of the Refugee Review Tribunal                                      386

Division 3—Transfer of evidence, records and documents etc.                        387

Division 4—Annual report                                                                                      387

Division 5—Rights to notice and statements in relation to pre-RRT abolition time decisions reviewable by RRT          387

Division 6—Applications for ART review of pre-RRT abolition time decisions reviewable by RRT 388

Division 7—ART continuation of RRT review                                                     388

Division 8—Effect of repeal of Part 7 of Migration Act 1958 on RRT decisions and Federal Court appeals against such decisions etc.                                                                                      397

Schedule 17—Application and transitional provisions relating to abolition of Social Security Appeals Tribunal and establishment of Administrative Review Tribunal         402

Part 1—Definitions                                                                                                         402

Part 2—Transfer of records and documents                                                       404

Part 3—Annual report                                                                                                  405

Part 4—Applications for ART review of SSAT reviewable decisions      406

Part 5—ART continuation of SSAT review                                                        408

Part 6—Effect of amendments made by this Act on SSAT decisions etc. 413

Schedule 18—Amendments relating to Federal Court’s interlocutory jurisdiction in tribunal etc. matters                                                                                                                           419

Federal Court of Australia Act 1976                                                                    419

 



This Bill originated in the House of Representatives; and, having this day passed, is now ready for presentation to the Senate for its concurrence.

                I.C. HARRIS

           Clerk of the House of Representatives

House of Representatives

8 December 2000 a.m.

 

A Bill for an Act to repeal or amend certain Acts as a consequence of the enactment of the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2000, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Administrative Review Tribunal (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2000 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  This section, section 1, section 3 and Parts 1 and 11 of Schedule 15 commence, or are taken to have commenced, on the day on which the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2000 receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Subject to this section, the remaining provisions of this Act commence on the day (the jurisdiction commencement day ) on which Parts 4 to 10 of the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2000 commence.

             (3)  If item 139E of Schedule 1 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 has not commenced before the jurisdiction commencement day, item 109 of Schedule 3 to this Act commences immediately after item 139E of Schedule 1 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 commences.

             (4)  If item 140 of Schedule 1 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 has not commenced before the jurisdiction commencement day, items 124, 125 and 126 of Schedule 1 and item 101 of Schedule 3 to this Act commence immediately after item 140 of Schedule 1 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 commences.

             (5)  If item 36 of Schedule 2 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 has not commenced before the jurisdiction commencement day, item 460 of Schedule 1 and item 395 of Schedule 3 to this Act commence immediately after item 36 of Schedule 2 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 commences.

             (6)  If item 50 of Schedule 2 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 has not commenced before the jurisdiction commencement day, items 401 and 402 of Schedule 3 to this Act commence immediately after item 50 of Schedule 2 to the Broadcasting Services Amendment (Digital Television and Datacasting) Act 2000 commences.

             (7)  If item 25 of Schedule 1 to the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment Act (No. 2) 2000 commences before the jurisdiction commencement day, item 132 of Schedule 1 and item 74 of Schedule 2 to this Act do not commence.

             (8)  If the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 has not commenced before the jurisdiction commencement day, items 463 to 469 of Schedule 1 and items 265 and 266 of Schedule 2 to this Act commence immediately after the Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000 commences.

             (9)  If the Tradesmen’s Rights Regulation Repeal Act 2000 commences before the jurisdiction commencement day, items 569 and 570 of Schedule 1, items 308 and 309 of Schedule 2 and item 577 of Schedule 3 to this Act do not commence.

3   Repeal of Administrative Review Council provisions of Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act

                   Part V of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 is repealed.

4   Repeal of Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act

                   The Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 is repealed.

5   Schedule(s)

                   Subject to section 2:

                     (a)  each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act; and

                     (b)  the Corporations Law set out in section 82 of the Corporations Act 1989 ;

is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

6   Regulations

             (1)  The Governor-General may make regulations:

                     (a)  amending Acts, by making amendments (in addition to the amendments by Schedules to this Act) that are consequential on:

                              (i)  the repeals and amendments made by the Schedules to this Act; and

                             (ii)  the enactment of the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2000 ; and

                     (b)  providing for matters of a transitional or saving nature (in addition to those in Schedules 15, 16 and 17) arising from:

                              (i)  any of the repeals or amendments made by the Schedules to this Act or by regulations under paragraph (a); or

                             (ii)  the transition from the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975 to the Administrative Review Tribunal Act 2000 .

             (2)  For the purposes of the Amendments Incorporation Act 1905 , amendments made by regulations under paragraph (1)(a) are to be treated as if they had been made by an Act.

             (3)  Regulations made under this section within one year after the commencement of this section may commence on a day earlier than the day on which they are made, but not earlier than the commencement of this section.