Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Bill

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Schedule 3
Consequential amendments to other enactments

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Electoral Act 1993 (1993 No 87)

Paragraph (d)(i) of the definition of public servant in section 3(1): omit Civil List Act 1979 and substitute Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011.

Finance Act 1988 (1988 No 107)

Section 6: repeal.

Goods and Services Tax Act 1985 (1985 No 141)

Section 6(3)(c)(i): omit Civil List Act 1979 and substitute Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011.

Government Superannuation Fund Act 1956 (1956 No 47)

Definition of member in section 82(1): omit section 16 of the Civil List Act 1979 and substitute section 9 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011.

Definition of ordinary member in section 82(1): omit Civil List Act 1979 and substitute Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011.

Definition of salary in section 82(1): omit Civil List Act 1979 and substitute Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011.

Income Tax Act 2007 (2007 No 97)

Section CW 31: repeal and substitute:

CW 31 Services for members and former members of Parliament
  • To the extent that in the absence of this section the following amounts would be assessable income, they are exempt income:

    • (a) travel, accommodation, and communications services, if they are—

      • (i) paid under section 18, 24, or 31 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011; and

      • (ii) provided to a member of Parliament (including in his or her capacity as a member of the Executive), a qualifying electoral candidate, or a family member of one of those persons:

    • (b) the travel entitlements of a former member of Parliament (including the travel entitlements that apply in respect of his or her spouse or partner) if they are paid under section 36 or 41 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011:

    • (c) international travel, international accommodation, and communications services provided to a member of the Executive.

    Defined in this Act: qualifying electoral candidate.

Section CX 12: repeal and substitute:

CX 12 Services for members and former members of Parliament
  • When fringe benefit arises

    (1) A fringe benefit arises when travel, accommodation, and communications services are exempt income under section CW 31 (services for members and former members of Parliament).

    Relationship with sections CX 5 and CX 28

    (2) This section overrides sections CX 5 (relationship with exempt income) and CX 28 (accommodation).

Section YA 1: insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:

qualifying electoral candidate means a qualifying electoral candidate as defined in section 5 of the Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Act 2011.