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Act No. 155 of 1980 as made
An Act to amend certain Acts in consequence of the enactment of the High Court of Australia Act 1979
Date of Assent 19 Sep 1980
Date of repeal 10 Dec 2015
Repealed by Amending Acts 1980 to 1989 Repeal Act 2015
 

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155, 1980

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 1.
Short title.

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA

(CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980

No. 155 of 1980

An Act to amend certain Acts in consequence of the enactment of the High Court of Australia Act 1979

BE IT ENACTED by the Queen, and the Senate and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, as follows:

PART I-PRELIMINARY
Short title
1. This Act may be cited as the High Court of Australia (Consequential Provisions) Act 1980.*1*

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 2.
Commencement

2. This Act shall come into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.*1*

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 3.
Principal Act

PART II-AMENDMENT OF THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
REPRESENTATION (HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES)
ACT 1973
3. The Australian Capital Territory Representation (House of Representatives) Act 1973*2* is in this Part referred to as the Principal Act.

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 4.
Lodging and hearing of petitions

4. Section 21 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from sub-section (1) "the District Registrar of the High Court at Canberra" and substituting "the Registrar of the High Court".

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 5.
Principal Act

PART III-AMENDMENTS OF THE COMMONWEALTH
ELECTORAL ACT 1918
5. The Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918*3* is in this Part referred to as the Principal Act.

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 6.
Requisites of petition

6. Section 185 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from paragraph (e) "the Principal Registry of the High Court or in the District Registry of that Court in the capital city of the State in which the election was held" and substituting "the Registry of the High Court".

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 7.
Deposit as security for costs

7. Section 186 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting "the Principal Registrar or District Registrar (as the case may be) of the High Court" and substituting "the Registrar of the High Court or a Deputy Registrar of the High Court".

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 8.
Court to report cases of illegal practices

8. Section 192 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting "the Principal Registrar or District Registrar of the High Court" and substituting "the Registrar of the High Court".

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 9.
Copies of petition and order of Court to be sent to House affected

9. Section 196 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting "The Principal Registrar or District Registrar of the High Court" and substituting "The Registrar of the High Court".

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 10.
Order to be sent to House affected

10. Section 207 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting "the Principal Registrar or District Registrar of the High Court" and substituting "the Registrar of the High Court".

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 11.
Principal Act

PART IV-AMENDMENTS OF THE NORTHERN TERRITORY
REPRESENTATION ACT 1922
11. The Northern Territory Representation Act 1922*4* is in this Part referred to as the Principal Act.

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 12.
Lodging and hearing of petitions

12. Section 8A of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from sub-sections (2) and (4) "the Principal Registrar of the High Court" and substituting "the Registrar of the High Court".

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 13.
Principal Act

PART V-AMENDMENT OF THE REFERENDUM
(CONSTITUTION ALTERATION) ACT 1906
13. The Referendum (Constitution Alteration) Act 1906*5* is in this Part referred to as the Principal Act.

HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - SECT. 14.
Requisites of petition

14. Section 28 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting from paragraph (d) "the Principal Registry of the High Court or in the District Registry of that Court in the capital city of the State by which the referendum statement or return is disputed" and substituting "the Registry of the High Court".
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HIGH COURT OF AUSTRALIA (CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT 1980 No. 155 of 1980 - NOTES


NOTES

1. Act No. 155, 1980; assented to 19 September 1980.

2. No. 111, 1973, as amended. For previous amendment, see No. 216, 1973.

3. No. 27, 1918, as amended. For previous amendments, see No. 31, 1919; No. 14, 1921; No. 14, 1922; No. 10, 1924; No. 20, 1925; No. 17, 1928; No. 2, 1929; No. 9, 1934; No. 19, 1940; No. 42, 1946; No. 17, 1948; Nos. 10 and 47, 1949; No. 106, 1952; No. 79, 1953; No. 26, 1961; No. 31, 1962; Nos. 48 and 70, 1965; Nos. 32 and 93, 1966; No. 7, 1973; No. 38, 1974; No. 56, 1975; Nos. 14 and 116, 1977; No. 19, 1979; and No. 102, 1980.

4. No. 18, 1922, as amended. For previous amendments, see No. 21, 1925; No. 65, 1936; No. 11, 1949; No. 27, 1959; and No. 11, 1968.

5. No. 11, 1906, as amended. For previous amendments, see No. 20, 1909; No. 31, 1910; Nos. 17 and 35, 1912; No. 38, 1915; No. 14, 1919; No. 23, 1926; No. 42, 1928; No. 61, 1936; No. 80, 1950; Nos. 49 and 121, 1965; No. 93, 1966; No. 216, 1973; No. 56 1975; and No. 23, 1977.
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