Government Sector Employment Act 2013 No 40

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01 July 2022 01 July 2022 2022 (SI 262)
13 April 2022 13 April 2022 2022 No 8
01 April 2022 01 April 2022 2021 (SI 790)
17 February 2022 17 February 2022 2022 (SI 38)
21 December 2021 21 December 2021 2021 (SI 790)
10 September 2021 10 September 2021 2021 (SI 524)
01 July 2021 01 July 2021 2018 No 70
29 March 2021 29 March 2021 2021 (SI 147)
01 March 2021 01 March 2021 2020 No 18
11 December 2020 11 December 2020 2020 No 30
01 December 2020 01 December 2020 2020 (SI 683)
27 October 2020 27 October 2020 2020 No 30
01 July 2020 01 July 2020 2020 (SI 121)
23 June 2020 23 June 2020 2020 No 13
01 May 2020 01 May 2020 2020 (SI 137)
02 April 2020 02 April 2020 2020 (SI 121)
01 July 2019 01 July 2019 2019 No 7
2019 (SI 159)
28 June 2019 28 June 2019 2019 (SI 308)
09 November 2018 09 November 2018 2018 (SI 624)
26 October 2018 26 October 2018 2018 No 59
01 July 2018 01 July 2018 2018 (SI 276)
2018 (SI 310)
20 February 2018 20 February 2018 2018 No 2
01 January 2018 01 January 2018 2017 No 37
01 December 2017 01 December 2017 2017 No 48
31 October 2017 31 October 2017 2016 No 2
03 July 2017 03 July 2017 2017 No 13
01 July 2017 01 July 2017 2017 No 33
2017 (SI 60)
2017 (SI 299)
28 June 2017 28 June 2017 2016 No 27
01 April 2017 01 April 2017 2016 No 2
2017 (SI 79)
2017 (SI 99)
31 March 2017 31 March 2017 2017 No 4
08 March 2017 08 March 2017 2017 (SI 60)
22 February 2017 22 February 2017 2017 (SI 40)
01 January 2017 01 January 2017 2016 No 2
2016 No 50
2016 (SI 725)
01 July 2016 01 July 2016 2015 No 48
2016 No 2
01 January 2016 01 January 2016 2015 (SI 801)
18 December 2015 18 December 2015 2015 (SI 810)
30 October 2015 30 October 2015 2015 (SI 659)
02 September 2015 02 September 2015 2015 (SI 529)
03 July 2015 03 July 2015 2015 (SI 359)
01 July 2015 01 July 2015 2015 (SI 250)
2015 (SI 255)
12 December 2014 12 December 2014 2014 (SI 801)
24 November 2014 24 November 2014 2014 No 64
04 July 2014 04 July 2014 2014 No 33
01 July 2014 01 July 2014 2014 (SI 413)
23 April 2014 23 April 2014 2014 (SI 233)
25 February 2014 25 February 2014 IA sec 30C
24 February 2014 24 February 2014 2014 (SI 11)
2014 (SI 60)
17 September 2013 17 September 2013 IA sec 30C
25 June 2013 25 June 2013

This Act has been amended by sec 30C of the Interpretation Act 1987 No 15.

Government Sector Employment Act 2013 No 40

Assented to 25.06.2013.

Date of commencement, Sch 6.10 excepted, 24.2.2014, sec 2 and 2013 (631) LW 8.11.2013.

Date of commencement of Sch 6.10, 16.9.2013, sec 2 and 2013 (529) LW 13.9.2013.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order (No 6) 2022 (SI 262)

notfd 01.06.2022.

Date of commencement of Sch 1.2, 1.7.2022, cl 2(a).

Greater Cities Commission Act 2022 No 8

Assented to 13.04.2022.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order 2022 (SI 38)

notfd 17.02.2022.

Date of commencement of Sch 1.3, on publication on LW, cl 2(1).

Administrative Arrangements (Second Perrottet Ministry—Transitional) Order 2021 (SI 790)

notfd 21.12.2021.

Date of commencement of Sch 4[1], on publication on LW, cl 2(1).

Date of commencement of Sch 4[2], 1.4.2022, cl 2.

Amending legislation

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Ministers and Public Service Agencies) Order (No 5) 2021 (SI 806)

notfd 23.12.2021.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order (No 5) 2022 (SI 134)

notfd 01.04.2022.

Date of commencement, 31.3.2022, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order (No 2) 2021 (SI 524)

notfd 10.09.2021.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2(1).

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order 2021 (SI 147)

notfd 26.03.2021.

Date of commencement, 29.3.2021, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Venues NSW Staff Agency) Order 2020 (SI 683)

notfd 27.11.2020.

Date of commencement, 1.12.2020, cl 2.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 No 30

Assented to 27.10.2020.

Date of commencement of amendments made by Sch 1.20, 11.12.2020, sec 2(3).

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

Personal Injury Commission Act 2020 No 18

Assented to 11.08.2020.

Date of commencement of Sch 6.5, 1.3.2021, sec 2(3) and 2020 (729) LW 18.12.2020.

Law Enforcement Conduct Commission Amendment Act 2020 No 13

Assented to 23.06.2020.

Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Resilience NSW) Order 2020 (SI 137)

notfd 06.04.2020.

Date of commencement, 1.5.2020, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Regional NSW and Independent Planning Commission) Order 2020 (SI 121)

notfd 02.04.2020.

Date of commencement of cl 6(1) and (2), 2.4.2020, cl 2(1).

Date of commencement of cl 6(3), 1.7.2020, cl 2(2).

Ageing and Disability Commissioner Act 2019 No 7

Assented to 25.06.2019.

Date of commencement of Sch 1.4, 1.7.2019, sec 2 (1).

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order 2019 (SI 308)

notfd 28.06.2019.

Date of commencement of cl 4, on publication on LW, cl 2 (2).

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Public Service Agencies) Order 2019 (SI 159)

notfd 02.04.2019.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2019, cl 2.

Amending legislation

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Public Service Agencies) Amendment Order 2019 (SI )

notfd 01.05.2019.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order 2019 (SI )

notfd 28.06.2019.

Date of commencement of cl 6 (1), 30.6.2019, cl 2 (4).

Government Sector Finance Legislation (Repeal and Amendment) Act 2018 No 70

Assented to 22.11.2018.

Date of commencement of Sch 4.42, 1.7.2021, sec 2(1) and 2021 (305) LW 25.6.2021.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Western City and Aerotropolis Authority) Order 2018 (SI 624)

notfd 09.11.2018.

Date of commencement, 9.11.2018, cl 2.

Emergency Services Legislation Amendment Act 2018 No 59

Assented to 26.10.2018.

Date of commencement of Sch 5, assent, sec 2 (1).

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Greater Sydney Commission) Order 2018 (SI 310)

notfd 29.06.2018.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2018, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—NSW State Archives and Subsidence Advisory NSW) Order 2018 (SI 276)

notfd 22.06.2018.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2018, cl 2.

Health Legislation Amendment Act 2018 No 2

Assented to 20.02.2018.

Date of commencement of Sch 6, assent, sec 2 (1).

Local Land Services Amendment Act 2017 No 48

Assented to 13.10.2017.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.2, 1.12.2017, sec 2 (2) and 2017 (626) LW 17.11.2017.

Coal Mine Subsidence Compensation Act 2017 No 37

Assented to 14.08.2017.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2018, sec 2 and 2017 (685) LW 8.12.2017.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Inspector of Law Enforcement Conduct Commission) Order 2017 (SI 299)

notfd 30.06.2017.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2017, cl 2.

State Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment (Budget Measures) Act 2017 No 33

Assented to 27.06.2017.

Date of commencement of Sch 5, 1.7.2017, sec 2 (1).

Greyhound Racing Act 2017 No 13

Assented to 11.04.2017.

Date of commencement of Sch 7.6, 3.7.2017, sec 2 (1) and 2017 (295) LW 30.6.2017.

Government Sector Employment Amendment (Transfer of Staff of Sydney Cricket and Sports Ground Trust) Regulation 2017 (SI 99)

notfd 24.03.2017.

Date of commencement, 1.4.2017, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Public Service Agencies) Order 2017 (SI 79)

notfd 15.03.2017.

Date of commencement of cl 4, 1.4.2017, cl 2 (1).

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Law Enforcement Conduct Commission) Order 2017 (SI 60)

notfd 08.03.2017.

Date of commencement of cl 6 (1), 1.2.2017, cl 2 (1).

Date of commencement of cl 6 (2), 1.7.2017, cl 2 (2) and 2017 (256) LW 16.6.2017.

Transport Administration Amendment (Independent Transport Safety Regulator) Act 2017 No 4

Assented to 01.03.2017.

Date of commencement, 31.3.2017, sec 2 and 2017 (114) LW 31.3.2017.

Government Sector Employment Amendment (Transitional Internal Audit Senior Executives) Regulation 2017 (SI 40)

notfd 22.02.2017.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2.

Government Sector Employment Amendment (Health Service Senior Executives) Regulation 2016 (SI 725)

notfd 02.12.2016.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2017, cl 2.

Law Enforcement Conduct Commission Act 2016 No 61

Assented to 14.11.2016.

Sch 6.23 was not commenced and was repealed by the Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2017 No 22.

Education and Teaching Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No 50

Assented to 18.10.2016.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2017, sec 2 and 2016 (742) LW 9.12.2016.

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2016 No 27

Assented to 07.06.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 5.5, 28.6.2017, sec 2 (4) and 2017 (293) LW 28.6.2017.

Government Sector Employment Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No 2

Assented to 02.03.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 1 [1] [2] [4]–[9] [11] [14] [17] [18] [20]–[51] [53]–[57] [59] [61]–[74] [76] and [77], 1.7.2016, sec 2 (2) and 2016 (390) LW 1.7.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 1 [3] [10] [12] [13] [15] [16] and [19], 1.1.2017, sec 2 (1).

Date of commencement of Sch 1 [52] [58] and [60], 31.10.2017, sec 2 (2) and 2016 (743) LW 9.12.2016.

Date of commencement of Sch 1 [75], 1.4.2017, sec 2 (2) and 2016 (743) LW 9.12.2016.

Government Sector Employment (Parliamentary Staff and Overseas Trade Employees) Amendment Regulation 2015 (SI 810)

notfd 18.12.2015.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—SAS Trustee Corporation) Order 2015 (SI 801)

notfd 18.12.2015.

Date of commencement, 1.1.2016, cl 2.

Regulatory Reform and Other Legislative Repeals Act 2015 No 48

Assented to 05.11.2015.

Date of commencement of Sch 2.2, 1.7.2016, sec 2 (2) and 2016 (300) LW 10.6.2016.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Liquor and Gaming) Order 2015 (SI 659)

notfd 30.10.2015.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous) Order 2015 (SI 529)

notfd 02.09.2015.

Date of commencement of cl 4, 2.9.2015, cl 2 (1).

Government Sector Employment Amendment (Transitional) Regulation 2015 (SI 359)

notfd 03.07.2015.

Date of commencement, on publication on LW, cl 2.

Government Sector Employment Amendment (Transitional Staff Arrangements) Regulation 2015 (SI 255)

notfd 29.05.2015.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2015, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Public Service Agencies) Order (No 2) 2015 (SI 250)

notfd 29.05.2015.

Date of commencement, 1.7.2015, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Public Service Agencies) Order 2015 (SI 166)

notfd 02.04.2015.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—TAFE Senior Executives and Other Matters) Order 2014 (SI 801)

notfd 12.12.2014.

Date of commencement of cl 7, on publication on LW, cl 2 (1).

Multicultural NSW Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No 64

Assented to 28.10.2014.

Date of commencement, 24.11.2014, sec 2 and 2014 (714) LW 14.11.2014.

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Miscellaneous Agencies) Order 2014 (SI 413)

notfd 30.06.2014.

Date of commencement of cl 4, 1.7.2014, cl 2 (1).

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2014 No 33

Assented to 24.06.2014.

Date of commencement of Sch 3.9, 4.7.2014, sec 2 (1).

Administrative Arrangements (Administrative Changes—Ministers and Public Service Agencies) Order 2014 (SI 233)

notfd 23.04.2014.

Date of commencement, 23.4.2014, cl 2.

Government Sector Employment Regulation 2014 (SI 60)

notfd 20.02.2014.

Date of commencement, 24.2.2014, cl 2.

Administrative Arrangements Order 2014 (SI 11)

notfd 29.01.2014.

Date of commencement, 24.2.2014, cl 2.

Amending legislation

Administrative Arrangements Amendment Order 2014 (SI 58)

notfd 20.02.2014.

This is a consolidated list of all history notes for this title. View the history notes inline to see the point-in-time history of provisions for a particular historical version by clicking the Turn history notes on button.

Sec 3

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [1].

Sec 5

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [2]; 2018 No 70, Sch 4.42.

Sec 12

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [3].

Sec 13

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [4].

Sec 16

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [5].

Sec 18

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [6].

Sec 23

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [7].

Sec 26

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [8].

Sec 28

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [9].

Sec 35

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [10].

Sec 36

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [11] [12].

Sec 38

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [13]–[16].

Sec 39

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [17]–[21].

Sec 40

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [22].

Sec 41

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [23]–[27].

Sec 44

Rep 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [28].

Sec 47

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [29]–[31].

Sec 48

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [32].

Sec 49

Am 2020 No 30, Sch 3.18[1].

Sec 54

Ins 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [33].

Sec 54 (as originally enacted)

Renumbered as sec 54A, 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [33].

Sec 54A (previously sec 54)

Renumbered 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [33].

Sec 56

Subst 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [34].

Sec 59

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [35]–[37].

Sec 64

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [27] [38]–[42].

Sec 66

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [43]–[49].

Sec 68

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [50] [51]; 2018 No 2, Sch 6.

Sec 69

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [50] [52]–[59].

Sec 70

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [60]–[63].

Secs 71, 72

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [27].

Sec 76

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [64]; 2020 No 13, Sch 2[1] [2].

Sec 78

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [27] [65].

Sec 83

Am 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [66]–[71].

Sec 83A

Ins 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [72].

Sec 88

Ins 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [73] [74].

Sch 1

Subst 2014 (11), cl 4 (am 2014 (58), cl 3 (1) (2)). Am 2014 (233), cl 4 (1)–(6); 2014 (413), cl 4 (1)–(7); 2014 No 64, Sch 2.5; 2014 (801), cl 7; 2015 (250), cl 4; 2015 (529), cl 4; 2015 (659), cl 4; note revised by Parliamentary Counsel; 2015 (801), cl 5; 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [75]; 2016 No 27, Sch 5.5; 2016 No 50, Sch 4.2; 2017 No 4, Sch 2.1; 2017 (60), cl 6 (1) (2); 2017 (79), cl 4; 2017 No 13, Sch 7.6; 2017 No 33, Sch 5.1; 2017 (299), cl 5; 2017 No 37, Sch 2.1; 2017 No 48, Sch 2.2; 2018 (276), cl 6; 2018 (310), cl 5; 2018 No 59, Sch 5.1; 2018 (624), cl 4; 2019 (308), cl 4; 2019 (159), cl 4 (am 2019 (180), Sch 1 [1]; 2019 (308), cl 6 (1)); 2019 No 7, Sch 1.4; 2020 (121), cl 6(1)–(3); 2020 (137), cl 5; 2020 No 18, Sch 6.5; 2020 No 30, Schs 1.20, 3.18[2]; 2020 (683), cl 4; 2021 (147), cl 6(1) (2); 2021 (524), cl 5; 2021 (790), Sch 4[1] [2] (am 2021 (806), cl 4; 2022 (134), cl 4(3)); 2022 (38), Sch 1.3[1]–[14]; 2022 No 8, Sch 5.3; 2022 (262), Sch 1.2.

Sch 4

Am 2014 (60), Sch 3 [1]–[7]; 2014 No 33, Sch 3.9; 2015 (255), cl 3 (1) (2); 2015 (359), Sch 1 [1]–[18]; 2015 No 48, Sch 2.2; 2015 (810), Sch 1 [1] [2]; 2016 No 2, Sch 1 [76] [77]; 2016 (725), Sch 2 [1]; 2017 (40), cl 3; 2017 (99), Sch 1.

Sch 5

Rep 1987 No 15, sec 30C.

Sch 6

Am 1987 No 15, sec 30C. Rep 1987 No 15, sec 30C.

For the purposes of comparison, this table shows for provisions of this Act (as at the date of assent) corresponding provisions of the repealed Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002 and other legislation.

Column 1

Column 2

Provisions of this Act

Corresponding provisions of repealed Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002

Secs 1–4

Sec 5

Sec 158A

Sec 6

Sec 3A

Sec 7

Sec 3B

Sec 8

Sec 3C

Sec 9

Sec 3D

Sec 10

Sec 3E

Sec 11

Sec 3F

Sec 12

Sec 13

Sec 3J

Sec 14

Sec 3G

Sec 15

Sec 3H

Sec 16

Sec 3I

Sec 17

Secs 3L–3P, 164 (1A)

Sec 18

Sec 3Q

Sec 19

Sec 3R

Sec 20

Secs 4A, 6

Sec 21

Sec 4B

Sec 22

Sec 4C

Sec 23

Secs 4D (1), 10, 12

Sec 24

Sec 13

Sec 25

Sec 14

Sec 26

Sec 4D (2), (3)

Sec 27

Sec 4F

Sec 28

Secs 4D (1), 10

Sec 29

Sec 13

Sec 30

Sec 14

Sec 31

Sec 4D (2), (3)

Sec 32

Sec 4F

Secs 33–38

Sec 39

Sec 69

Sec 40

Sec 74

Sec 41

Sec 77

Sec 42

Sec 16

Sec 43

Sec 7

Secs 44–46

Sec 47

Secs 25, 26, 30, 39, 56

Secs 48, 49

Sec 50

Sec 129

Sec 51

Sec 131

Sec 52

Secs 4E (1), 130

Sec 53

Secs 122–125

Secs 54, 55

Sec 56

Sec 25

Sec 57

Secs 60, 61

Sec 58

Secs 22, 72

Sec 59

Sec 4K

Sec 60

Sec 4E (2), (3)

Sec 61

Sec 4I (4)

Sec 62

Sec 4J

Sec 63

Sec 64

Secs 86–91

Sec 65

Sec 100

Sec 66

Secs 88, 88A

Sec 67

Sec 101A

Sec 68

Sec 47

Sec 69

Secs 40–53

Sec 70

Sec 49

Sec 71

Sec 102

Sec 72

Sec 103

Sec 73

Sec 102A

Sec 74

Sec 103A

Sec 75

Secs 114, 116 (3)

Sec 76

Secs 115, 116 (4), 120(6)

Sec 77

Sec 116

Sec 78

Sec 118

Sec 79

Sec 120

Sec 80

Sec 158

Sec 81

Sec 162

Sec 82

Sec 159

Sec 83

Secs 3K, 159A

Sec 84

Sec 161

Sec 85

Secs 93, 160

Sec 86

Sec 87

Sec 163

Sec 88

Secs 4G, 62, 164

Sec 89

Sch 1

Sch 1

Sch 2

Sch 2A

Sch 3

Sch 2B

See Part 7 of the Constitution Act 1902 in relation to sections 104, 106 and 108–113 of the repealed Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002.

See section 279A of the Workers Compensation Act 1987 in relation to section 4I of the repealed Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002.

Government Sector Employment Bill 2013

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