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Australian Sports Drug Agency Amendment Act 1994

  • - C2004A04718
  • No longer in force
Act No. 42 of 1994 as made
An Act to amend the Australian Sports Drug Agency Act 1990
Date of Assent 15 Mar 1994
Date of repeal 10 Mar 2016
Repealed by Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal Act 2016
 

AUSTRALIAN SPORTS DRUG AGENCY AMENDMENT ACT 1994 No. 42, 1994

AUSTRALIAN SPORTS DRUG AGENCY AMENDMENT ACT 1994 No. 42 of 1994 - LONG TITLE

An Act to amend the Australian Sports Drug Agency Act 1990

AUSTRALIAN SPORTS DRUG AGENCY AMENDMENT ACT 1994 No. 42 of 1994 - SECT 1
Short title etc.

(Assented to 15 March 1994)
1.(1) This Act may be cited as the Australian Sports Drug Agency Amendment Act 1994.


(2) In this Act, "Principal Act" means the Australian Sports Drug Agency Act 1990*1*.


(Minister's second reading speech made in-
Senate on 16 December 1993
House of Representatives on 10 February 1994)
*1* No. 18, 1991, as amended. For previous amendments, see Nos. 33 and 179, 1991; and Nos. 21, 108 and 118, 1992.

AUSTRALIAN SPORTS DRUG AGENCY AMENDMENT ACT 1994 No. 42 of 1994 - SECT 2
Commencement

2. This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

AUSTRALIAN SPORTS DRUG AGENCY AMENDMENT ACT 1994 No. 42 of 1994 - SECT 3
States may confer powers and functions on Agency etc.

3. Section 9A of the Principal Act is amended by adding at the end the following subsection:


"(2) If a law of a State or Territory covered by subsection (1) confers jurisdiction, or a power or function, on:
(a) the Federal Court of Australia; or
(b) the Administrative Appeals Tribunal; or
(c) a member or an officer of that Court or Tribunal;
then, subject to the regulations, that Court, Tribunal, member or officer, as the case may be, may exercise that jurisdiction or power, or perform that function.".

AUSTRALIAN SPORTS DRUG AGENCY AMENDMENT ACT 1994 No. 42 of 1994 - SECT 4
Agency to maintain Register of Notifiable Events

4. Section 11 of the Principal Act is amended by adding at the end the following subsections:


"(2) A law of a State or Territory covered by subsection 9A(1) may require the Agency to record in the Register information about each person who, within the meaning of that law:
(a) fails, without reasonable cause, to comply with a request to provide a sample made under that law by the Agency or an approved anti-doping body; or
(b) returns a positive test result in relation to a sample provided as a result of such a request.


"(3) A law of a State or Territory that, in accordance with subsection (2), requires the Agency to record information in the Register may also require the Agency to remove that information from the Register.".