Parliamentary Service Act 2000

7 Principal duties of Parliamentary Service

The principal duties of the Parliamentary Service are—

(a)

to provide administrative and support services to the House of Representatives and to members of Parliament; and

(b)

to administer the payment of funding entitlements for parliamentary purposes, except those funding entitlements for parliamentary purposes that the Speaker and the Minister who is, with the authority of the Prime Minister, for the time being responsible for Ministerial Services agree should not be administered by the Parliamentary Service; and

(c)

to administer the entitlements of members of the Executive under Part 3 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2013 that the Speaker and the Minister who is, with the authority of the Prime Minister, for the time being responsible for Ministerial Services agree should be administered by the Parliamentary Service; and

(d)

to administer the payment of the travel entitlements of former members of Parliament.

Compare: 1985 No 128 s 4(1)

Section 7(b): replaced, on 16 December 2013, by section 52 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2013 (2013 No 93).

Section 7(c): inserted, on 16 December 2013, by section 52 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2013 (2013 No 93).

Section 7(d): inserted, on 16 December 2013, by section 52 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2013 (2013 No 93).