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Higher Education Act 2001 No 102

Effective date Publication date Amendments included Notes
08 June 2017 08 June 2017 2017 No 22
08 July 2016 08 July 2016 2016 No 27
01 August 2015 01 August 2015 2015 No 15
01 January 2014 01 January 2014 2013 No 95
30 June 2011 30 June 2011 2010 No 131
17 July 2009 17 July 2009 2009 No 56
16 May 2008 16 May 2008 2008 No 14
24 April 2006 24 April 2006 2005 No 100
01 July 2005 01 July 2005 2005 No 64
01 July 2003 01 July 2003 2002 No 53
11 December 2001 11 December 2001

Higher Education Act 2001 No 102

Assented to 11.12.2001.

Minister’s second reading speech made: Legislative Assembly, 7.11.2001; Legislative Council, 28.11.2001.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2003, sec 2 and GG No 104 of 27.6.2003, p 5977.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2017 No 22

Assented to 01.06.2017.

Date of commencement of Sch 4, 7 days after assent, sec 2 (1).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2016 No 27

Assented to 07.06.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, 8.7.2016, sec 2 (1).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 No 15

Assented to 29.06.2015.

Date of commencement of Sch 4, 1.8.2015, sec 2 (4).

Civil and Administrative Legislation (Repeal and Amendment) Act 2013 No 95

Assented to 20.11.2013.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2014, sec 2.

Vocational Education and Training (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2010 No 131

Assented to 07.12.2010.

Date of commencement, 30.6.2011, sec 2 and 2011 (297) LW 24.6.2011.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009 No 56

Assented to 01.07.2009.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.23, 17.7.2009, sec 2 (2).

Date of commencement of Sch 4, 17.7.2009, sec 2 (1).

Higher Education Amendment Act 2008 No 14

Assented to 16.05.2008.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Vocational Education and Training Act 2005 No 100

Assented to 28.11.2005.

Date of commencement, 24.4.2006, sec 2 and GG No 55 of 21.4.2006, p 2337.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2005 No 64

Assented to 01.07.2005.

Date of commencement of Sch 3, assent, sec 2 (1).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2002 No 53

Assented to 04.07.2002.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.17, 1.7.2003, Sch 2.17 and GG No 104 of 27.6.2003, p 5977.

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Sec 3

Am 2005 No 100, Sch 3.9; 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [1]; 2010 No 131, Sch 2.5; 2017 No 22, Sch 4.23 [1].

Sec 4

Subst 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [2]. Am 2009 No 56, Sch 4.28.

Sec 5

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [3] [4].

Sec 7

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [5]–[8].

Part 2, Div 3, heading

Am 2002 No 53, Sch 2.17.

Sec 14

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [9].

Sec 15

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [10].

Sec 17

Am 2013 No 95, Sch 2.77.

Sec 18

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [11].

Sec 19

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [12].

Sec 25

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [13] [14].

Sec 27

Rep 2005 No 64, Sch 3.

Sch 1

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [15]–[18]; 2009 No 56, Sch 2.23; 2015 No 15, Sch 4.4; 2016 No 27, Sch 3.

Sch 2

Rep 2005 No 64, Sch 3.

Sch 3

Am 2008 No 14, Sch 1 [19].

The whole Act

Am 2017 No 22, Sch 4.23 [2] (“Director-General” and “Director-General’s” omitted wherever occurring, “Secretary” and “Secretary’s” inserted instead, respectively).

Higher Education Bill 2001

More information on the passage of this Bill through Parliament, including links to the second reading speech and Legislation Review Committee report, is available via the Bills tab on the Parliament website.

Government Bill
Introduced LA: 07 November 2001 PDF icon Bill (and Explanatory note)

Passed LA: 16 November 2001
Introduced LC for concurrence: 27 November 2001
Amended in LC and referred to LA: 04 December 2001
LA agrees to LC amendment: 05 December 2001
Passed by both Houses: 05 December 2001
Assent date: 11 December 2001 PDF icon 2001 No 102

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