Thursday, 18 June 2020
National Skills Commissioner Bill 2020; Second Reading
The question now is that the amendment on sheet 8977 revised, circulated by the Australian Greens, be agreed to.
Australian Greens' circulated amendment—
(1) Clause 9, page 6 (after line 16), after subclause (3), insert:
Requirement for vocational education and training representative
(3A) There must be at least one member of each advisory committee who is employed by or is a representative of a body established to provide vocational education or training under one of the following:
(a) the Technical and Further Education Commission Act 1990 (NSW);
(b) the Education and Training Reform Act 2006 (Vic.);
(c) the TAFE Queensland Act 2013 (Qld);
(d) the Vocational Education and Training Act 1996 (WA);
(e) the TAFE SA Act 2012 (SA);
(f) the Training and Workforce Development Act 2013 (Tas.);
(g) the Canberra Institute of Technology Act 1987 (ACT);
(h) the Charles Darwin University Act 2003 (NT).
Note: To avoid doubt, a member appointed by the Minister under paragraph (h) must be employed by, or a representative of, the University in relation to its function of providing trade, technical or other vocational education.
[advisory committees—TAFE body representative]