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Archived Premier's Memoranda - 1993

M1993-44 Purchase of Surplus Government Owned Motor Vehicles by Volunteer Emergency and Rescue Organisations

Premier's Memorandum At the present time arrangements are in place for organisations involved in emergency and rescue operations to be given the option of purchasing surplus Government owned vehicles suitable for their purposes before such vehicles ...

M1993-42 Capital Project Procurement Manual

supersedes M92-39 ...

M1993-40 Procedures for Presentation of Executive Council Minutes

Premier's Memorandum As you will no doubt be aware The Cabinet Office is charged with responsibility for the efficient processing of Executive Council Minutes prior to their presentation to the Governor. Specifically, The Cabinet Office must ensure ...

M1993-39 Staff Probity in Special Purpose Government Bodies

Premier's Memorandum Ministers will recall that the Government's general NSW Public Sector Code of Conduct was issued in June 1991. To ensure the integrity of public sector agencies, agencies were required to develop, and publish in their annual ...

M1993-37 Negotiation of Specific Purpose Payments with the Commonwealth

Premier's Memorandum In accordance with principles endorsed at the October 1990 Special Premiers' Conference and the 1991 meeting of Premiers and Chief Ministers, the then Premier and Treasurer of New South Wales issued Memorandum No. TM92/1 ...

M1993-38 Legislative Program Autumn Session 1994

Premier's Memorandum To assist in the forward planning of the Government's Legislative Program, it is necessary that details be provided of those legislative matters which it is intended be brought to Parliament in the Autumn Session. It would ...

M1993-41 Portfolio Reviews 1994

Premier's Memorandum I have decided to reform the Portfolio Review arrangements, with a view to structuring our discussions in order to reach clear agreement on the Government's priorities and our strategies for addressing them.I intend to meet ...

M1993-43 Statutory Authorities, Commissions, Advisory Boards, Consultative Committees and Councils, Remuneration and Categorisation

Superseded by M99-03 ...

M1993-45 Co-ordination of NSW Government Telecommunications

Premier's Memorandum In November 1992 the Government commenced implementation of its telecommunications micro-economic reform of the public sector by awarding an exclusive ten year contract with BT Australasia for the provision of telephone and data ...

M1993-36 Managing Excess Employees

Premier's Memorandum This memorandum explains the arrangements for managing excess employees in public agencies, in accordance with the Government's policy on public employment announced in connection with the 1993/94 Budget. The memorandum ...

M1993-34 ICAC Advice on Major Development Proposals

Superseded by M2005-08 ...

M1993-33 Cabinet Decision on the Advertising of Chief and Senior Executive Positions at the End of Contracts

Superseded by C2000-24 ...

M1993-35 Lifting of Sanctions Against South Africa

Premier's Memorandum On 25 September, 1993 the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade announced that Australia was immediately lifting Commonwealth financial, trade and investment sanctions against South Africa. This includes sanctions against ...

M1993-32 Installation of Security Systems

Premier's Memorandum The Premier recently reviewed the question of the installation, and subsequent removal of security systems in both the offices and private residences of Ministers, and he asked me to inform you of the following guidelines which ...

M1993-29 Use of Comcars by NSW Government Organisations

Premier's Memorandum The Roads and Traffic Authority is currently in dispute with the management of Comcars on registration and insurance issues, where Comcars have an unfair competitive advantage in the market place compared with private competitors ...

M1993-28 Copyright in Legislation

Premier's Memorandum I will shortly be announcing the Government's intention not to enforce copyright in legislation. This will be achieved by a notice of non-enforcement of copyright which will be published by the Attorney General in the ...

M1993-24 State Environmental Planning Policy 34 Major Employment Generating Industrial Development

Premier's Memorandum State Environmental Planning Policy No. 34- Major Employment Generating Industrial Development (SEPP No. 34) came into effect on 27 April 1993, and the first development proposals to be assessed under this policy have now been ...

M1993-26 Statute Law Revision Program

Premier's Memorandum Long-standing Cabinet approval exists for a program of regular statute law revision. TO date, 20 Acts have been passed under the program. The program is recognised as a cost effective and efficient method of making minor, policy ...

M1993-30 Meet the Buyers Trade Fair 6 and 7 October 1993

Premier's Memorandum I have recently accepted an invitation from the Commonwealth Government for the NSW Government to jointly organise a "Meet the Buyers" event and seminar program at Rosehill Racecourse on 6- 7 October, 1993. The event is ...

M1993-25 Disabled People's International World Assembly

Premier's Memorandum I would like you to give special recognition and support to people with disabilities in NSW through the World Assembly of Disabled People's International, to be held in Sydney during December 1994. Because of its potential ...

M1993-22 Capital Works Committee

Premier's Memorandum The following is a list of scheduled dates of meetings for the Capital Works Committee for the second half of 1993: 27 July 24 August 29 September 3 November 15 December All meeting times are from 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm. Submissions ...

M1993-27 Automatic Tabling of Statutory Instruments

Premier's Memorandum A new system for notifying Parliament of regulations and certain other statutory instruments is being introduced. The system replaces the previous arrangements under which each Minister was responsible for tabling or arranging ...

M1993-21 Disability Plans for Public Sector Agencies

Premier's Memorandum You will be aware that the NSW Disability Services Act 1993 received assent on 8 April. The Disability Services Act, together with the associated Community Services (Complaints, Appeals and Monitoring) Act 1993, puts this ...

M1993-20 Review of Ministerial Councils

Premier's Memorandum At the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) meeting in Melbourne on 8-9 June 1993, Heads of Government reached final agreement on the review of the scope, distribution and number of Ministerial Councils which they initiated ...

M1993-18 Ministerial Private Office Arrangements Flowing from Cabinet Re-organisation

Premier's Memorandum Memorandum 1993-16 of 25th May. 1993 which in part dealt with private office appointments required that Ministers seeking my agreement before engaging for a private office position any person who was not employed in a private ...

M1993-23 Capital Works Committee Procedures

Premier's Memorandum There have been several recent instances where: Ministers have sought inclusion of items as late additions to the Capital Works Committee Meeting Agenda; supporting material, including economic appraisals and feasibility studies, ...

M1993-19 Government Air Travel Reservations

Premier's Memorandum Cabinet has approved of the Commercial Services Group calling tenders for a contract providing for the delivery of air travel and air reservation services to NSW public sector organisations in a manner which while providing ...

M1993-16 Ministerial Private Office Arrangements

Premier's Memorandum In line with the policy followed in July 1992, 1 am desirous that openings for employment be provided to as many as possible of the officers forming the private staffs of Ministers prior to this current re-organisation. ...

M1993-15 Essential Service Act 1988

Premier's Memorandum The Premier's Memorandum No 1988-73 related to the Essential Services Act, 1988, and in essence requested Ministers to nominate appropriate contact officers and to develop contingency plans which would ensure a swift and ...

M1993-10 Public Sector Staff Mobility

Superseded by Sch 5A, PSM Act ...

M1993-17 Legislative Program Budget Session

Premier's Memorandum To assist in the forward planning of the Governments Legislative Program, it I necessary that details be provided of those legislative matters which it is intended be brought to Parliament in the Budget Session. It would be ...

M1993-11 Customer Service in the Public Sector Finalisation of Guarantees of Service

Premier's Memorandum As you will remember, six months ago in September 1992 (in Memorandum No. 92-31) I drew your attention to the importance I place on customer service. A more accessible, responsive, public sector is one of the critical objectives ...

M1993-12 Proper Records Storage

Premier's Memorandum With the increasing pressures on city office space and high rental costs many New South Wales government departments are seeking to store their non current records off-site. Whether departments choose to store their records ...

M1993-13 Family Week and International Year of the Family

Premier's Memorandum As you are aware, I wish to give special recognition to [lie role of families in NSW by celebrating Family Week in October this year and by marking International Year of the Family in 1994 with a distinctive program of events an( ...

M1993-09 Statute Law Revision Program

Premier's Memorandum I refer to Cabinet's approval of a program of regular statute law revision, and the ensuing preparation of a Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill for each Parliamentary Session. To enable timely preparation of the ...

M1993-14 Resumption of Official Relations with the Master Builders Association of NSW

Premier's Memorandum In May 1992 the former Premier, the Hon Nick Greiner, requested all Ministers to take steps to ensure that all official relations with the Master Builders Association of NSW were severed. This action was taken in response to the ...

M1993-08 Agency Input to Statutory and Parliamentary Committees

Premier's Memorandum Statutory Committees such as the Public Accounts Committee and other Parliamentary Committees initiate a wide range of inquiries which seek input from Government departments and instrumentalities. Requests for input into such ...

M1993-07 Timeframes for Submission of Cabinet Minutes

superseded by M2005-07 ...

M1993-04 Freedom of Information Act Annual Reporting Requirements

superseded by M2007-11 ...

M1993-05 Seeking of Opinions from the Solicitor-General and the Crown Solicitor to Satisfy a Contractual Obligation

Premier's Memorandum Our colleague the Attorney-General has drawn to my attention that on a number of occasions over the past 12 months the Solicitor-General, and sometimes the Crown Solicitor, have been called upon to give an opinion in relation to ...

M1993-03 Use of Comcars by NSW Government Organisations

Premier's Memorandum In Memorandum 1992-15 departments and authorities were advised that the use of Comcars by NSW Government organisations was to be avoided because the Department of Transport and Comcars were in dispute over the refusal of the ...

M1993-06 Employment Opportunities for Young People

Premier's Memorandum I wish to remind all Ministers of the importance the Government places on the availability of apprenticeships and traineeships in New South Wales, and, in particular, within the public sector. In a time of high unemployment, 1 ...

M1993-02 Protocols for Operation of Ministerial Councils and Review of All Councils by Heads of Government

Superseded by M2013-07. ...

M1993-01 Government Air Travel Reservations

Premier's Memorandum The contractual arrangement between Traveland and the New South Wales Government for the provision of air travel reservation services has now run its term and the requisite written notice has been given to Traveland of the State& ...

M1993-31 Guidelines for the Export of the Skills and Expertise of NSW Public Sector Agencies

Attached is a copy of the  Guidelines for the Export of the Skills and Expertise of NSW Public Sector Agencies,  together with a policy statement on the export of public sector skills generally. ...