(1) For the purposes of this Act and the Aged Care (Transitional Provisions) Act 1997 , the Minister:
(a) must establish a committee to be known as the Aged Care Financing Authority; and
(b) may establish other committees.
(3) The Committee Principles may provide for the following matters in relation to a committee:
(a) its functions;
(b) its constitution;
(c) its composition;
(d) the remuneration (if any) of its members;
(e) the disclosure of members' interests;
(f) its procedures;
(g) the fees (if any) that may be charged, on behalf of the Commonwealth, for services provided by it;
(h) any other matter relating to its operation.
(4) Fees charged for a service provided by a committee must be reasonably related to the cost of providing the service and must not be such as to amount to taxation.