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PARLIAMENTARY LEGISLATION AMENDMENT BILL 2007

                 PARLIAMENT OF VICTORIA

  Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007



                      TABLE OF PROVISIONS
Clause                                                             Page

PART 1--PRELIMINARY                                                   1
  1      Purpose                                                      1
  2      Commencement                                                 2

PART 2--PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES ACT 2003                             3
  3      Establishment of Joint House Committees                      3
  4      Economic Development and Infrastructure Committee            3
  5      Rural and Regional Committee                                 3
  6      Membership of Joint Investigatory Committees                 3
  7      New section 66 inserted                                      4
         66       Transitional provision--2007 Act                    4
  8      Statute law revision                                         4

PART 3--PARLIAMENTARY SALARIES AND
SUPERANNUATION ACT 1968                                               5
  9      Additional salary                                            5

PART 4--REPEAL OF AMENDING ACT                                        6
  10     Repeal of Act                                                6
                             

ENDNOTES                                                              7




561007B.I-14/2/2007                 i     BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

PARLIAMENT OF VICTORIA Introduced in the Assembly Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 A Bill for an Act to amend the Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 and the Parliamentary Salaries and Superannuation Act 1968 and for other purposes. The Parliament of Victoria enacts: PART 1--PRELIMINARY 1 Purpose The purpose of this Act is-- (a) to amend the Parliamentary Committees 5 Act 2003 so as to-- (i) rename the Economic Development Committee as the Economic Development and Infrastructure Committee and alter its functions; and 561007B.I-14/2/2007 1 BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 Part 1--Preliminary s. 2 (ii) rename the Rural and Regional Services and Development Committee as the Rural and Regional Committee; and 5 (iii) increase the maximum number of members of a Joint Investigatory Committee; and (b) to amend the Parliamentary Salaries and Superannuation Act 1968 so as to-- 10 (i) remove the requirement that the Third Party must have at least 4 members of the Council before its Leader in the Council is entitled to additional salary; and 15 (ii) provide for an increased amount of additional salary for the Chairperson of the Public Accounts and Estimates Committee and the Chairperson of the Scrutiny of Acts and Regulations 20 Committee and an entitlement to additional salary for the Deputy Chairperson of each of those Committees. 2 Commencement 25 This Act comes into operation on the day after the day on which it receives the Royal Assent. __________________ 561007B.I-14/2/2007 2 BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 Part 2--Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 s. 3 PART 2--PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES ACT 2003 See: Act No. 110/2003. 3 Establishment of Joint House Committees Reprint No. 1 as at In section 5 of the Parliamentary Committees 26 July 2006 and Act 2003-- amending Act No. 5 (a) in paragraph (b) after "Development" insert 43/2006. "and Infrastructure"; LawToday: www. legislation. (b) in paragraph (j) omit "Services and vic.gov.au Development". 4 Economic Development and Infrastructure 10 Committee (1) In the heading to section 8 of the Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 after "Development" insert "and Infrastructure". (2) In section 8 of the Parliamentary Committees 15 Act 2003-- (a) after "the Economic Development" insert "and Infrastructure"; (b) for "or industrial affairs" substitute ", industrial affairs or infrastructure". 20 5 Rural and Regional Committee (1) In the heading to section 16 of the Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 omit "Services and Development". (2) In section 16(1) of the Parliamentary 25 Committees Act 2003 omit "Services and Development". 6 Membership of Joint Investigatory Committees In section 21(1) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 for "9" substitute "10". 561007B.I-14/2/2007 3 BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 Part 2--Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 s. 7 7 New section 66 inserted After section 65 of the Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 insert-- "66 Transitional provision--2007 Act 5 Despite section 29, evidence taken by a Committee specified in column 1 of the Table (the former committee) before the end of its term on the expiry of the Assembly in 2006 and in relation to which the former 10 committee had not before the end of that term made a report to the Parliament may be considered by the Committee specified opposite the former committee in column 2 of the Table. Table Column 1 Column 2 former committee successor committee Economic Development Economic Development Committee and Infrastructure Committee Rural and Regional Rural and Regional Services and Development Committee Committee ". 15 8 Statute law revision Part 7 of the Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 is repealed. __________________ 561007B.I-14/2/2007 4 BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 Part 3--Parliamentary Salaries and Superannuation Act 1968 s. 9 PART 3--PARLIAMENTARY SALARIES AND See: Act No. SUPERANNUATION ACT 1968 7723. Reprint No. 9 as at 9 Additional salary 1 December 2005 In the Table to section 6 of the Parliamentary and 5 Salaries and Superannuation Act 1968-- amending Act No. (a) after the item relating to Parliamentary 97/2005. LawToday: Secretary of the Cabinet insert-- www. legislation. "Chairperson of the Public 20 "; vic.gov.au Accounts and Estimates Committee (b) in the item relating to the Leader of the Third Party in the Council omit "if at least 4 10 Members of the Third Party are Members of the Council"; (c) after the item relating to Parliamentary Secretaries insert-- "Chairperson of the 15 "; Scrutiny of Acts and Regulations Committee (d) in the item relating to Chairperson of Joint 15 Investigatory Committee after "Committee" insert "(other than the Public Accounts and Estimates Committee or the Scrutiny of Acts and Regulations Committee)"; (e) after the item relating to Chairperson of joint 20 select committee insert-- "Deputy chairperson of 4 ". the Public Accounts and Estimates Committee and deputy chairperson of the Scrutiny of Acts and Regulations Committee __________________ 561007B.I-14/2/2007 5 BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 Part 4--Repeal of Amending Act s. 10 PART 4--REPEAL OF AMENDING ACT 10 Repeal of Act This Act is repealed on the first anniversary of its commencement. 561007B.I-14/2/2007 6 BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

Parliamentary Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 Endnotes ENDNOTES By Authority. Government Printer for the State of Victoria. 561007B.I-14/2/2007 7 BILL LA INTRODUCTION 14/2/2007

 


 

 


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