159YB Commission may decline to assess proposed plan

(1)

The Commission may decline to assess a proposed plan under section 159YA if the Commission is satisfied on reasonable grounds that the proposed plan does not adequately satisfy the requirements of this Part (including, unless the organisation is exempt under section 159S, complying with the matters prescribed by the Commission under section 159R).

(2)

Before making a decision to decline to assess an organisation’s proposed plan, the Commission must discuss with the organisation why the proposed plan does not adequately satisfy the requirements of this Part.

(3)

The Commission must give its reasons to the affected organisation if it declines to assess the organisation’s proposed plan.

Section 159YB: inserted, on 1 January 2008, by section 20 of the Education (Tertiary Reforms) Amendment Act 2007 (2007 No 106).