Higher Education Support Act 2003

Chapter 2 - Grants for higher education assistance etc  

PART 2-4 - COMMONWEALTH SCHOLARSHIPS  

Division 46 - Commonwealth scholarships  

SECTION 46-40   46-40   Maximum payments for Commonwealth scholarships  

46-40(1)  
The total payments made under this Part in respect of a year referred to in the table must not exceed the amount specified next to that year in the table.


Maximum payments for Commonwealth Scholarships
Item Year Amount
1 2004 $124,212,000
2 2005 $151,452,000
3 2006 $179,733,000
4 2007 $209,569,000
5 2008 $239,305,000
6 2009 $290,104,000
7 2010 $304,553,000
8 2011 $316,212,000
9 2012 $319,056,000
10 2013 (a) if paragraph (b) does not apply - $300,217,000; or
(b) if the Minister determines an amount under subsection (2) in respect of 2013 - that amount
11 2014 (a) if paragraph (b) does not apply - $305,166,000; or
(b) if the Minister determines an amount under subsection (2) in respect of 2014 - that amount
12 2015 (a) if paragraph (b) does not apply - $307,456,000; or
(b) if the Minister determines an amount under subsection (2) in respect of 2015 - that amount
13 2016 (a) if paragraph (b) does not apply - $307,329,000; or
(b) if the Minister determines an amount under subsection (2) in respect of 2016 - that amount
14 2017 and each later year The amount determined by the Minister under subsection (3) in respect of that year

46-40(2)  


The Minister may, by legislative instrument, determine the total payments made under this Part in respect of a year starting on or after 1 January 2013 but before 1 January 2017.

46-40(3)  


The Minister must, by legislative instrument, determine the total payments made under this Part in respect of a year starting on or after 1 January 2017.

46-40(4)  


A determination under subsection (3) for a year must be made before the start of that year.

46-40(5)  


The Minister may, in writing, vary a determination under subsection (2) or (3) for a year at any time before the end of that year.



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