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Public Sector Employment and Management (General) Order 2005

Public Sector Employment and Management (General) Order 2005

Gazette No 101 of 10.8.2005, p 4281

Part 1 Preliminary

1   Name of Order

This Order is the Public Sector Employment and Management (General) Order 2005.

2   Commencement

(1)  This Order (except Part 3) is taken to have commenced on 3 August 2005.
(2)  Part 3 commences on 10 August 2005.

3   Definition

In this Order:

document means any Act or statutory instrument, or any other instrument, or any contract or agreement.

Part 2 Ministers

4   Construction of references to Minister for Infrastructure and Planning

(1)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Infrastructure and Planning is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Planning, except as provided by subclause (2).
(2)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Infrastructure and Planning is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Natural Resources if the reference is used in or in relation to legislation administered by the Minister for Natural Resources.

5   Construction of references to Treasurer

In any document, a reference to the Treasurer is to be construed:
(a)  if used in or in relation to legislation administered jointly by the Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer and the Minister for Finance—as a reference to any of those Ministers, or
(b)  if used in or in relation to legislation administered solely by the Minister for Finance—as a reference to the Minister for Finance.

6   Construction of references to Minister for Ports

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Ports is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Ports and Waterways.

7   Construction of references to Minister for Energy and Utilities

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Energy and Utilities is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Utilities.

8   Construction of certain references to Minister Assisting the Minister for Infrastructure and Planning (Planning Administration)

In any document, a reference to the Minister Assisting the Minister for Infrastructure and Planning (Planning Administration) is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Planning.

Part 3 Departments

9   Ministerial responsibility for Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources

The Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources is responsible to the Minister for Infrastructure, the Minister for Planning and the Minister for Natural Resources.

10   Transfer of branches

(1)  The Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy is removed from the Cabinet Office and added to the Department of Health.
(2)  The Community Drug Strategy Unit is removed from the Premier’s Department and added to the Department of Health.
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