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SR 1981 No. 142 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Senate (Representation of Territories) Regulations.
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate18-Aug-1981
Gazetted 16 Jun 1981
Date of repeal 21 Feb 1984
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Commonwealth Electoral Legislation Amendment Act 1983

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Statutory Rules 1981 No. 1421


Senate (Representation of Territories) Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, THE ADMINISTRATOR of the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulation under the Senate (Representation of Territories) Act 1973.

Dated 9 June 1981.



By His Excellency’s Command,


Minister of State for Administrative Services


Schedule 1

Schedule 1 to the Senate (Representation of Territories) Regulations is amended by omitting the item relating to section 96 and substituting the following item:

“Section 96........

Omit ‘Divisional’(first occurring)

Omit ‘, or received up to the close of the poll by any other Divisional Returning Officer or any Assistant Returning Officer or presiding officer in pursuance of sub-section (2) of section ninety-two of this Act,’”.



1. Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 16 June 1981.

2. Statutory Rules 1975 No. 208 as amended by 1980 Nos. 242 and 275; 1981 No. 111.