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Senate Education and Employment Committees
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About this inquiry

The Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Amendment Bill 2014 proposes to amend the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 in relation to:

  • quality assessments of higher education providers; the delegation of decisions;
  • extending periods of accreditation or registration;
  • the appointment of commissioners;
  • the roles and responsibilities of the Chief Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer;
  • notifying providers of decisions; the scope of ministerial directions; and
  • Ministerial approval being required for legislative instruments which determine fees to be charged.

Past Public Hearings

06 Jun 2014: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Report Tabled


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