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SR 1916 No. 128 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the War Precautions (Supplementary) Regulations 1916 (Provisional).
Gazetted 29 Jun 1916
Date of repeal 02 Dec 1920
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by War Precautions Act Repeal Act 1920


1916. No. 128.



I, SIR ARTHUR STANLEY, Governor of the State of Victoria and its Dependencies, in the Commonwealth of Australia, acting as the Deputy for the Governor-General in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby certify that, on account of urgency, the following Regulation under the War Precautions Act 1914-1916 should come into immediate operation, and make the Regulation to came into operation forthwith as a Provisional Regulation.

Dated the twenty-eighth day of June, 1916.


Deputy of the Governor-General.

By his Excellency’s Command,


Minister of State for Defence.


Amendment of the War Precautions (Supplementary) Regulations 1916.

(Statutory Rules 1916, No. 97, as amended by Statutory Rules 1916, Nos. 112 and 122.)

The War Precautious (Supplementary) Regulations are amended by adding at the end thereof the following Regulation:—

Summons may be served by Post

“9. Where any Order made by the Governor-General under the War Precautions Act 1914-1916 provides for the issue of summonses requiring persons to furnish information to any authorized officer, any such summons may be served by post, and on proof of posting, unless the contrary be shown, shall be deemed to have been duly served on and received by the person to whom it was addressed on the day when in the ordinary course of post it should have been received at his address.


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