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Immigration (Education) Act 1971 - Specification under subparagraph 4A(a)(ii) - English Courses for Holders of Certain Temporary Visas - June 2012

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Commonwealth of Australia
Immigration (Education) Act 1971
I, CHRIS BOWEN, Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, acting under subparagraph 4A(a)(ii) of the Immigration (Education) Act 1971 (‘the Act’):
1.         REVOKE Instrument number IMMI 10/058, signed on 8 December 2010, specifying temporary visas for the purposes of subparagraph 4A(a)(ii) of the Act; AND
2.         SPECIFY, for the purposes of subparagraph 4A(a)(ii) of the Act, the following classes of temporary visas:
(a)                Business Skills (Provisional) (Class UR);
(b)               Business Skills (Provisional) (Class EB);
(c)                Interdependency (Provisional) (Class UG);
(d)               Partner (Provisional) (Class UF);
(e)                Partner (Temporary) (Class UK);
(f)                Resolution of Status (Temporary) (Class UH);
(g)               Skilled – Designated Area-sponsored (Provisional) (Class UZ);
(h)               Skilled – Independent Regional (Provisional) (Class UX);
(i)                 Skilled – Regional Sponsored (Subclass 475); and
(j)                 Skilled – Regional Sponsored (Subclass 487); and
(k)               Skilled – Regional Sponsored (Subclass 489).
This Instrument, IMMI 12/038, commences on 1 July 2012, immediately after the commencement of Migration Amendment Regulation (No. 2) 2012.
Dated                  12 June               2012
Chris Bowen
Minister for Immigration and Citizenship
[NOTE:    Subparagraph 4A(a)(ii) of the Act provides that a person is eligible for English courses if he or she is in Australia and holds a temporary visa of a class specified in a legislative instrument made by the Minister.]