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Group VRG 97
Manufacturing and Industry Development
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Date Range: 1990 - 1992
 
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In December 1990, a Manufacturing and Industry Development portfolio was established with the appointment of a Minister for Manufacturing and Industry Development. The portfolio comprised the former Industry and Economic Planning portfolio. The appointment was published in the Victorian Government Gazette number 1 (G1) on 9 January 1991, and was effective as of 18 December 1990.

All Acts previously assigned to the former Industry and Economic Planning portfolio were transferred to the Minister for Manufacturing and Industry Development, by Administrative Arrangements Order number 83. The order was published in the Victorian Government Gazette number 50 (G50) on 19 December 1990.

Acts assigned to the Minister at time of appointment:
Agent-General's Act 1958: Sections 6 (3) and 8. The remaining provisions were administered by the Premier.
Albury-Wodonga Agreement Act 1973: Excluding section 5 (administered by the Minister for Planning and Housing).
Coal Mines (Pensions) Act 1958: Excluding Part III (administered by the Minister for Labour).
Decentralisation Advisory Committee Act 1964.
Decentralised Industry Incentive Payments Act 1972.
Economic Development Act 1981.
Electric Light and Power Act 1958.
Employment and training Act 1981: Sections 8 (c) and 15 where they relate to the Victorian Technology Advisory Committee, and Section 17 (Act otherwise administered by the Minister for Labour and the Minister for Education and Training).
Exhibition Act 1957.
Extractive Industries Act 1966.
Gas and Fuel Corporation Act 1958.
Geelong Regional Commission Act 1977: Excluding Section 14 (administered by the Minister for Planning and Housing.
Groundwater Act 1969: Part IV (jointly administered with the Minister for Conservation and Environment). The remainder of the act administered by the Minister for Conservation and Environment.
Latrobe Regional Commission Act 1983: Excluding Part IV (administered by the Minister for Planning and Housing).
Mines Act 1958: Division 2 of Part III jointly administered with the Minister for Labour.
Mining Development Act 1958.
Nuclear Activities (Prohibitions) Act 1983.
Petroleum Act 1958.
Petroleum Retail Selling Sites Act 1981.
Petroleum (Submerged Lands) Act 1982.
Pipelines Act 1967.
Renewable Energy Authority Victoria Act 1990.
Retail Tenancies Act 1986.
State Electricity Commission Act 1958.
Underseas Mineral Resources Act 1958.
Wodonga Area Land Acquisition Act 1973.

In June 1993, the Minister was also assigned the following Acts:
Soil Conservation and Land Utilisation Act 1958
Vermin and Noxious Weeds Act 1958
Wire Netting Act 1958
Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988
Wildlife Act 1975
Conservation, Forests and Lands Act 1987 - in so far as it related to the exercise of powers for the purposes of the above Acts.

Following the election of the Kennett Government in October 1992, the portfolio of Manufacturing and Industry Development was abolished. Acts assigned to the Minister were transferred to the Minister for Industry and Employment, Minister for Industry Services and the Minister for Energy and Minerals.

Minister(s):

Minister for Manufacturing and Industry Development, 1990-1992

Previous Group(s):
VRG 96 Industry and Economic Planning

Subsequent Group(s):
VRG 116 Industry and Employment
VRG 108 Industry Services
VRG 102 Energy and Minerals
 
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Agencies within this GroupAgencies within this Group
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Date within Group Agency Title Agency Number Agency Hierarchy
1990 - 1991 Small Business Development Corporation (trading from 1993 as Small Business Victoria) VA 1108 Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 State Electricity Commission of Victoria (previously known as the Electricity Commissioners) VA 1002 Major Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 Gas and Fuel Corporation VA 1040 Major Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 Board of Examiners for Mine Managers VA 1399 Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 Coal Corporation of Victoria VA 2630 Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 State Electricity Commission, Mid-Western Supply Region VA 2740 Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 Australian Minerals and Energy Council VA 2890 Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 Department of Manufacturing and Industry Development VA 3012 Dept. of State
1990 - 1992 Renewable Energy Authority Victoria VA 3117 Statutory Authority
1990 - 1992 Geelong Regional Commission VA 426 Statutory Authority
1991 - 1992 Everton Dell Pty Ltd VA 4112 Other Instrumentalities
Functions related to this GroupFunctions related to this Group
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Date within Group Function Title Function Number
1990 - 1992 Geological survey VF 24
1990 - 1992 Mining surveyors VF 25
1990 - 1992 Electric light and power VF 47
1990 - 1992 Mining VF 62
1990 - 1992 State electricity commission VF 145
1990 - 1992 Gas and fuel VF 148
1990 - 1992 Mining and extractive industries VF 151
1990 - 1992 Petroleum industry VF 152
1990 - 1992 Regional development VF 170
1990 - 1992 Agent-general and trade commissioners VF 286
1990 - 1992 Renewable energy VF 363
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