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Crimes (Protection of Aircraft) Regulations

SR 1991 No. 217 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate13-Aug-1991
Tabled HR20-Aug-1991
Gazetted 05 Jul 1991
Date of repeal 16 Mar 1992
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Crimes (Aviation) Act 1991








Statutory  Rules  1991   No. 2171




Crimes (Protection of Aircraft) Regulations  



I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Crimes (Protection of Aircraft) Act 1973.


          Dated 27 June 1991.


                                                                                         BILL HAYDEN


          By His Excellency’s Command,









                1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Crimes (Protection of Aircraft) Regulations.




                2.  In these Regulations, unless the contrary intention appears:

“the Act” means the Crimes (Protection of Aircraft Act) 1973.




Prescribed airports for the purposes of section 7 of the Act

                3.  For the purposes of section 7 of the Act, the following airports are prescribed:

               (a)  each airport, in Australia, that is specified in the Schedule; and

               (b)  each airport, serving international civil aviation, that is outside Australia.



                                                  SCHEDULE                                 Regulation 3




Adelaide Airport

Brisbane (Eagle Farm) Airport

Broome Airport

Cairns Airport

Christmas Island Airport

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Airport

Darwin Airport

Hobart Airport

Lord Howe Island Airport

Melbourne (Tullamarine) Airport

Norfolk Island Airport

Perth Airport

Port Hedland Airport

Sydney (Kingsford-Smith) Airport

Thursday (Horn) Island Airport

Townsville Airport






1.      Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 5 July 1991.