Title Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act to abolish the Climate Change Authority, and for other purposes
Date 13-11-2013 10:41 AM
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 44
Bill Number 210/13
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Environment
Reps Bill Code M
Status Not Proceeding
System Id legislation/bills/r5136_first-reps/0000


Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" xml:lang="EN-AU"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session"><a name="_GoBack"/>2013</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">The Parliament of the</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">Commonwealth of Australia</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="House">HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Reading">Presented and read a first time</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="ShortT">Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2013</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Portfolio">(Environment)</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="LongT">A Bill for an Act to abolish the Climate Change Authority, and for other purposes</p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmSchNo"> </span><span class="CharAmSchText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmPartNo"> </span><span class="CharAmPartText"> </span></p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection2"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:18.0pt">Contents</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5"><a name="BKCheck15B_1" id="BKCheck15B_1"/>1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2</p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 1—Amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                                               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">4</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 1—Repeal<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                                                 </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">4</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Climate Change Authority Act 2011<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-style:normal">                                                                      </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">4</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 2—Amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                                   </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 1—Reviews under the Clean Energy Act 2011<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                     </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Clean Energy Act 2011<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style: normal">                                                                                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 2—Other reviews<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                      </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                      </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">6</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000<span style="font-size: 9.0pt;font-style:normal">                                                              </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">7</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 3—Other amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                               </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">9</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                           </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">9</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Clean Energy Regulator Act 2011<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-style:normal">                                                                          </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">9</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Competition and Consumer Act 2010<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-style:normal">                                                                    </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">9</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                        </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">9</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 3—Transitional provisions<span style="font-size: 9.0pt">                                                                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">10</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 1—Introduction<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">10</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 2—Transfer of assets and liabilities<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                       </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">10</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 3—Transfer of other matters<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                  </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">12</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 4—Reporting obligations<span style="font-size: 9.0pt">                                                                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">15</span></p> <p class="MsoToc8">Division 5—Miscellaneous<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                      </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">16</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection3"> <p class="Page1">A Bill for an Act to abolish the Climate Change Authority, and for other purposes</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-top:12.0pt;line-height:normal"> <span style="font-size:16.0pt">The Parliament of Australia enacts:</span></p> <opc-section depth="0" ref="b1705b81ad16450a9cdc34fa5cd52eb9" title="1  Short title"><a name="b1705b81ad16450a9cdc34fa5cd52eb9"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc371601048"><span class="CharSectno">1</span>  Short title</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    This Act may be cited as the <i>Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Act 2013</i>.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="2388da7d672f4e0f8a634598b36980b0" title="2  Commencement"><a name="2388da7d672f4e0f8a634598b36980b0"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc371601049"><span class="CharSectno">2</span>  Commencement</a></p> <p class="subsection">              (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.</p> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> <table class="MsoNormalTable" border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" width="474" style="margin-left:5.35pt;border-collapse:collapse;border:none"> <thead> <tr> <td width="474" colspan="3" valign="top" style="width:355.55pt;border-top:solid windowtext 1.5pt; border-left:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt;border-right:none; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Commencement information</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Column 1</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom: solid windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Column 2</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Column 3</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Provision(s)</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom: solid windowtext 1.5pt;padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Commencement</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="TableHeading">Date/Details</p> </td> </tr> </thead> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">2.  Schedule 1, Part 1</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.</p> <p class="Tabletext">However, if the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">3.  Schedule 1, Part 2, Division 1</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> <p class="Tabletext">However, the provision(s) covered by this table item do not commence at all if Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the <i>Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Act 2013</i> commences before the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">4.  Schedule 1, Part 2, Division 2</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">5.  Schedule 1, Part 2, Division 3</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">At the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 2.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">6.  Schedule 1, Part 3</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">At the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 2.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> </table> <p class="notetext"><span style="layout-grid-mode:line">Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.</span></p> <p class="subsection">              (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="0a31a819c2b9433ba7550eda41dd6e21" title="3  Schedule(s)"><a name="0a31a819c2b9433ba7550eda41dd6e21"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc371601050"><span class="CharSectno">3</span>  Schedule(s)</a></p> <p class="subsection">              (1)  Each Act, and each set of regulations, that is specified in a Schedule to this Act 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.</p> <p class="subsection">              (2)  The amendment of any regulation under subsection (1) does not prevent the regulation, as so amended, from being amended or repealed by the Governor‑General.</p> </opc-section><?DMS-Include seriesId="509ff770-2ff8-46dc-a0de-345cee90a6f9"?></div> </body> </div></div></body></html>