(1)  The Managing Director has such recreation leave entitlements as are determined by the Remuneration Tribunal. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said Tuesday that the legislation to create the News Media Bargaining Code will be scrutinized by a parliamentary committee following its introduction and before lawmakers … Defamation Laws & the Internet. Regulations and rules........................................................................ means the Australian Communications and Media Authority. (4)  A direction under this section shall be sent by telegraph, or by notice in writing, to the Managing Director. Bundaberg Council, a regional government, told Reuters a website it runs received classification as a Google "news source", making it the country's first local government with that accreditation. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law. 87, 1988; No. (4)  A contract, dealing or other arrangement under subsection (1) does not require the approval of the Minister under subsection 70(1). (1)  The money of the Corporation shall be applied only: (a)  in payment or discharge of the expenses, charges, obligations or liabilities incurred or undertaken by the Corporation in or in connection with the performance of its functions or the exercise of its powers; (b)  in payment of any remuneration or allowances payable under this Act (other than Part IIIA); and. 29, 2013 ComLaw Authoritative Act C2013A00029 . (2)  In the provision by the Corporation of its broadcasting services within Australia: (a)  the Corporation shall take account of: (i)  the broadcasting services provided by the commercial and community sectors of the Australian broadcasting system; (ii)  the standards from time to time determined by the ACMA in respect of broadcasting services; (iii)  the responsibility of the Corporation as the provider of an independent national broadcasting service to provide a balance between broadcasting programs of wide appeal and specialized broadcasting programs; (iv)  the multicultural character of the Australian community; and, (v)  in connection with the provision of broadcasting programs of an educational nature—the responsibilities of the States in relation to education; and. The person cannot hold office as Chairperson again and cannot hold office as a Director referred to in paragraph (1)(c). Division 4—Role of Minister and Prime Minister etc. (5)  Subsection (4) does not prevent the Corporation, if the Board thinks fit, from having in a digital media service: (a)  content relating to an activity or proposed activity of the Corporation; or. (b)  to accept any gift, devise or bequest to the Corporation, whether offered or made unconditionally or subject to conditions; where it is likely that the independence or integrity of the Corporation would be affected. (2)  The Chair may grant leave of absence to any other member on the terms and conditions that the Chair determines. (b)  was a senior political staff member; that subsection applies only for the period of 12 months beginning on the day the person ceased to be a member of that Parliament or that Legislative Assembly or a senior political staff member. means the day fixed under subsection 2(2). Taxation............................................................................................ 71A....... Delegation by Finance Minister........................................................ 78.......... Power of Minister to give directions to Corporation in the national interest. (12)  Where the Board receives any advice from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation Advisory Council or from an advisory committee, the Board shall have regard to the advice. A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made. in Australia, this regime does not deal with Internet content that breaches, or potentially breaches, the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 or other anti-vilification laws. (1)  Part I, Part II (other than sections 5, 6 and 8), Part III and sections 34, 69 and 83 shall come into operation on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent. (5)  Before the Governor‑General appoints a person as a Director referred to in paragraph (1)(b) or (c): (a)  if the appointment is of the Chairperson—the Prime Minister; or. ABC Radio - listen live online or listen whenever it suits you. For more information about any editorial changes made in this compilation, see the endnotes. (7)  The Corporation shall provide such offices and other accommodation as are necessary for the performance of its functions. (1)  The Minister must, by legislative instrument, determine selection criteria for the appointment of a Director referred to in paragraph 12(1)(b) or (c). (2)  For the purposes of paragraph (1)(c), the assessment of applicants for appointment as a Director referred to in paragraph 12(1)(b) or (c) is based on merit if: (a)  an assessment is made of the comparative suitability of the applicants for the duties of that Director, using a competitive selection process; and, (b)  the assessment is based on the relationship between the applicants’ experience, skills and competencies and the experience, skills and competencies genuinely required for the duties of that Director; and, (c)  the assessment focuses on the capability of the applicants to achieve outcomes related to the duties of that Director; and. (b)  if there is no Deputy Chairperson, or the Deputy Chairperson is absent from duty or from Australia or is, for any other reason, unable to act as Chairperson, the Governor‑General may appoint a non‑executive Director to act as Chairperson, but any such appointment ceases to have effect if: (i)  where there is no Deputy Chairperson—a non‑executive Director is appointed as Deputy Chairperson; or. the required particulars are the following …, the broadcast is authorised by a disclosure entity that is not a natural person. An Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) investigation found Kogan sent more than 42 million marketing emails to consumers from which they could not easily unsubscribe. (10)  If the Board decides that the members of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation Advisory Council should be remunerated, those members shall be paid by the Corporation such remuneration as is determined by the Remuneration Tribunal. by Australian Museum. Each territory has different legal origins, and a different relationship with the Australian Government. The Commonwealth must not enter into a contract or other arrangement with a person or body other than: (b)  a prescribed company (within the meaning of section 25A); (c)  is for the provision of international broadcasting services; and. . LAWS v. AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING TRIBUNAL (1990) 170 CLR 70. 29, 2013. s. 10.................................... s. 11.................................... s. 12.................................... am. (5)  Where the Minister gives a direction to the Corporation under this section, the Minister shall cause a statement setting out particulars of, and the reasons for, the direction to be laid before each House of the Parliament within 7 sitting days of that House after the direction was given. We pay our respects to the people, the cultures … (d)  content the provision of which is directed by the Minister under subsection 78(3A). How do you make a polymer bounce? Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have, (md) = misdescribed amendment can be given, Application, saving and transitional provisions, Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983, s 1–4, 7, 9–24, 34, 69 and 83: 1 June 1983 (s 2(1)) Remainder: 1 July 1983 (s 2(2) and gaz 1983, No S124), Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. To bring our media ownership laws into the digital era, the Government has announced the most significant reforms to Australian media regulation in a generation. (3)  This section has effect subject to the Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973. Note:          A corporate plan must be given to the responsible Minister and the Finance Minister under subsection 35(1) of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013. (c)  a service, or a class of service, determined by the Minister under paragraph (c) of the definition of broadcasting service in subsection 6(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992. (a)  the particulars set out in the following table; and. 70B  Borrowings otherwise than from Commonwealth. (c)  the instrument is issued in relation to a transaction that is not a routine operational transaction; the Corporation shall be taken to raise money otherwise than by borrowing and the amount of money raised shall be taken to be the amount of the money paid or deposited.