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Criminology Research Act 1971

Authoritative Version
Act No. 15 of 1971 as amended, taking into account amendments up to Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment Act 2018
An Act to make provision for and in relation to the Promotion of Research in connexion with Criminology
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 14 May 2018
Start Date 11 May 2018

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

Criminology Research Act 1971

No. 15, 1971

Compilation No. 15

Compilation date:                              11 May 2018

Includes amendments up to:            Act No. 31, 2018

Registered:                                         14 May 2018

 

About this compilation

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Criminology Research Act 1971 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 11 May 2018 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law. Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Legislation Register (www.legislation.gov.au). The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes. For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Editorial changes

For more information about any editorial changes made in this compilation, see the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law. Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified. For more information on any modifications, see the series page on the Legislation Register for the compiled law.

Self‑repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

  

  

  


Contents

Part I—Preliminary                                                                                                              1

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

4............ Interpretation....................................................................................... 1

Part II—The Australian Institute of Criminology                                             3

Division 1—Establishment, functions and powers of Institute                3

5............ Establishment of Institute.................................................................... 3

6............ Functions of Institute.......................................................................... 3

6A......... Power of Minister to request Institute to perform certain functions.... 4

Division 3—Director, Acting Director and staff of Institute                   5

15.......... Director of Institute............................................................................. 5

16.......... Functions of Director.......................................................................... 5

17.......... Tenure of office of Director................................................................ 6

18.......... Remuneration and allowances of Director........................................... 7

19.......... Leave of absence of Director............................................................... 7

20.......... Termination of appointment of Director.............................................. 7

21.......... Vacation of office of Director............................................................. 7

22.......... Acting Director................................................................................... 7

23.......... Staff of the Institute............................................................................. 8

24.......... Consultants......................................................................................... 8

Part III—Criminology Research Advisory Council                                         9

33.......... Criminology Research Advisory Council........................................... 9

34.......... Meetings of the Advisory Council...................................................... 9

Part IV—Application of the finance law                                                               11

35.......... Application of the finance law........................................................... 11

Part V—Miscellaneous                                                                                                      12

46.......... Criminology Research Special Account............................................ 12

47.......... Institute may charge for services....................................................... 13

48.......... Delegation by Director...................................................................... 13

49.......... Annual report.................................................................................... 13

51.......... Regulations....................................................................................... 14

Endnotes                                                                                                                                    15

Endnote 1—About the endnotes                                                                            15

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key                                                                                17

Endnote 3—Legislation history                                                                             18

Endnote 4—Amendment history                                                                           21

 


An Act to make provision for and in relation to the Promotion of Research in connexion with Criminology

Part IPreliminary

  

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Criminology Research Act 1971.

2  Commencement

                   This Act shall come into operation on a date to be fixed by Proclamation.

4  Interpretation

                   In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears:

Acting Director means an Acting Director of the Institute appointed under section 22.

Advisory Council means the Criminology Research Advisory Council established under section 33.

appoint includes re‑appoint.

criminological research means research in connexion with:

                     (a)  the causes, correction and prevention of criminal behaviour; and

                     (b)  any related matter.

Finance Minister means the Minister administering the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.

the appropriate Minister means:

                     (a)  in relation to a State, such Minister of the Crown of that State as is prescribed, and includes any Minister of the Crown for the time being acting for and on behalf of that Minister; and

                    (aa)  in relation to the Australian Capital Territory, such Minister of the Australian Capital Territory as is prescribed, and includes any Minister of the Australian Capital Territory for the time being acting for and on behalf of that Minister; and

                     (b)  in relation to the Northern Territory, such Minister of the Northern Territory as is prescribed, and includes any Minister of the Northern Territory for the time being acting for and on behalf of that Minister.

the Director means the Director of the Institute appointed under section 15.

the Institute means the Australian Institute of Criminology established by section 5.

Part IIThe Australian Institute of Criminology

Division 1Establishment, functions and powers of Institute

5  Establishment of Institute

             (1)  There is hereby established an institute to be known as the Australian Institute of Criminology.

             (2)  The Institute consists of:

                     (a)  the Director; and

                     (b)  the staff of the Institute.

6  Functions of Institute

                   The Institute has the following functions:

                     (a)  to promote justice and reduce crime by:

                              (i)  conducting criminological research; and

                             (ii)  communicating the results of that research to the Commonwealth, the States, the Australian Capital Territory, the Northern Territory and the community;

                     (b)  to assist the Director in performing the Director’s functions;

                     (c)  to administer programs for awarding grants, and engaging specialists, for:

                              (i)  criminological research that is relevant to the public policy of the States, the Australian Capital Territory and the Northern Territory; and

                             (ii)  activities related to that research (including the publication of that research, for example).

6A  Power of Minister to request Institute to perform certain functions

             (1)  The Minister may request the Institute to:

                     (a)  conduct, or arrange for the conduct of, criminological research into a matter specified by the Minister; or

                     (b)  to conduct seminars or courses of training or instruction in a matter specified by the Minister, being seminars or courses of training or instruction for persons engaged, or to be engaged, in criminological research or in work related to the prevention or correction of criminal behaviour.

             (2)  Where the Minister so requests the Institute to conduct, or arrange for the conduct of, criminological research, or to conduct seminars or courses of training or instruction, the Minister may also require the Director to ensure that such priority is given to the conduct of that research, or to the conduct of those seminars or courses of training or instruction, as the Minister specifies.

Division 3Director, Acting Director and staff of Institute

15  Director of Institute

             (1)  There shall be a Director of the Institute, who shall be appointed by the Minister.

             (2)  The appointment of the Director is subject to such terms and conditions (if any) in respect of matters not provided for by this Act as are determined by the Minister.

16  Functions of Director

                   The Director has the following functions:

                     (a)  to conduct, or arrange for the conduct of, the criminological research that is:

                              (i)  approved by the Director, taking the advice of the Advisory Council into account; or

                             (ii)  requested by the Minister;

                     (b)  to communicate the results of that research to the Commonwealth, the States, the Australian Capital Territory, the Northern Territory and the community;

                     (c)  to conduct, or arrange for the conduct of, the seminars and courses of training or instruction for persons engaged, or to be engaged, in criminological research or in work related to the prevention or correction of criminal behaviour that are:

                              (i)  approved by the Director, taking the advice of the Advisory Council into account; or

                             (ii)  requested by the Minister;

                     (d)  to advise the Advisory Council in relation to needs for, and programs of, criminological research;

                     (e)  to provide secretarial and administrative services for the Advisory Council;

                      (f)  to give advice and assistance in relation to any research performed wholly or partly with money provided out of the grants program;

                     (g)  to give advice in relation to the compilation of statistics relating to crime;

                     (h)  to publish the material resulting from or connected with the performance of the Institute’s functions that is approved by the Director, taking the advice of the Advisory Council into account;

                      (i)  to collect information and statistics (without detracting from, and in the context of, the overall collecting and coordinating role of the Australian Bureau of Statistics);

                      (j)  to provide information and advice to Departments, agencies and authorities of the Commonwealth, of the States, of the Australian Capital Territory and of the Northern Territory dealing with the administration of criminal justice;

                     (k)  to collaborate, in and outside Australia, with governments, institutions and authorities, and with bodies and persons, in relation to research, or the training of persons, in or in connection with the administration of criminal justice;

                      (l)  to approve payments for grants and engaging specialists, taking the advice of the Advisory Council into account;

                    (m)  to do anything incidental or conducive to the performance of any of these functions.

17  Tenure of office of Director

             (1)  Subject to this Act, the person appointed as the Director holds office for such period, not exceeding 5 years, as is specified in the instrument of the person’s appointment, but is eligible for re‑appointment.

             (4)  The Director may resign from office by writing signed by the Director and addressed to the Minister.

18  Remuneration and allowances of Director

             (1)  The Director shall be paid such remuneration as is determined by the Remuneration Tribunal.

             (2)  The Director shall be paid such allowances as are prescribed.

             (3)  Subsections (1) and (2) have effect subject to the Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973.

19  Leave of absence of Director

             (1)  The Director has such recreation leave entitlements as are determined by the Remuneration Tribunal.

             (2)  The Minister may grant the Director leave of absence, other than recreation leave, on such terms and conditions as to remuneration or otherwise as the Minister determines.

20  Termination of appointment of Director

                   The Minister may terminate the appointment of the Director for misbehaviour of physical or mental incapacity.

21  Vacation of office of Director

                   If the Director:

                     (a)  becomes bankrupt, applies to take the benefit of any law for the relief of bankrupt or insolvent debtors, compounds with creditors or makes an assignment of remuneration for their benefit; or

                     (b)  is absent from duty, except on leave of absence, for 14 consecutive days or for 28 days in any 12 months;

the Minister shall remove the Director from office.

22  Acting Director

                   The Minister may appoint a person to act as Director:

                     (a)  during a vacancy in the office of Director; or

                     (b)  during any period, or during all periods, when the Director is absent from duty or from Australia or is, for any other reason, unable to perform the functions of the office of Director.

Note:          For rules that apply to acting appointments, see section 33A of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901.

23  Staff of the Institute

             (1)  The staff of the Institute are:

                     (a)  persons engaged under the Public Service Act 1999; or

                     (b)  persons employed or engaged by the Institute for a particular project.

             (2)  The Director, with the approval of the Minister, must determine the terms and conditions of employment of the persons mentioned in paragraph (1)(b).

             (3)  For the purposes of the Public Service Act 1999:

                     (a)  the Director, and the APS employees assisting the Director, together constitute a Statutory Agency; and

                     (b)  the Director is the Head of the Statutory Agency.

24  Consultants

                   The Director, on behalf of the Commonwealth, may engage persons having suitable qualifications and experience as consultants to the Institute.

Part IIICriminology Research Advisory Council

  

33  Criminology Research Advisory Council

             (1)  The Criminology Research Advisory Council is established.

             (2)  The Advisory Council has the functions of advising the Director in relation to:

                     (a)  the strategic priorities for research in criminology; and

                     (b)  the priorities for communicating the results of that research; and

                     (c)  applications for research grants.

             (3)  The Advisory Council consists of the following members:

                     (a)  a representative of the Commonwealth, who is appointed by the Minister;

                     (b)  a representative of each of the States, the Australian Capital Territory and the Northern Territory, who is appointed by the Attorney‑General for the State or Territory.

             (4)  A person stops being a member of the Advisory Council if:

                     (a)  the person resigns, by a written notice given to the Minister of the Commonwealth, State or Territory who appointed the person; or

                     (b)  the Minister of the Commonwealth, State or Territory who appointed the person, by a written notice, revokes the appointment.

34  Meetings of the Advisory Council

             (1)  The Director must ensure that the Advisory Council meets at least 3 times in each calendar year.

             (2)  The Director must attend, and keep minutes of, the meetings.

             (3)  However, the Director is not entitled to vote at the meetings.

             (4)  Except as otherwise provided in this section, or in the regulations, the Advisory Council may conduct its meetings in any way that it considers appropriate.

Part IVApplication of the finance law

  

35  Application of the finance law

                   For the purposes of the finance law (within the meaning of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013):

                     (a)  the following combination of bodies is a listed entity:

                              (i)  the Institute;

                             (ii)  the Advisory Council; and

                     (b)  the listed entity is to be known as the Australian Institute of Criminology; and

                     (c)  the Director is the accountable authority of the listed entity; and

                     (d)  the following persons are officials of the listed entity:

                              (i)  the Director;

                             (ii)  the staff of the Institute;

                            (iii)  the members of the Advisory Council;

                            (iv)  consultants engaged under section 24; and

                     (e)  the purposes of the listed entity include:

                              (i)  the functions of the Institute referred to in section 6; and

                             (ii)  the functions of the Director referred to in section 16; and

                            (iii)  the functions of the Advisory Council referred to in subsection 33(2).

Part VMiscellaneous

  

46  Criminology Research Special Account

             (1)  The Criminology Research Special Account is established by this section.

             (2)  The Criminology Research Special Account is a special account for the purposes of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.

             (3)  The following amounts must be credited to the Criminology Research Special Account:

                     (a)  amounts appropriated by the Parliament for the purposes of the Account;

                     (b)  amounts paid by a State, the Australian Capital Territory or the Northern Territory to the Institute;

                     (c)  amounts received by the Institute in relation to performing any of its functions, or exercising any of its powers, under this Act;

                     (d)  amounts of any gifts given, or bequests made, for the purposes of the Account.

Note:          An Appropriation Act provides for amounts to be credited to a special account if any of the purposes of the special account is a purpose that is covered by an item in the Appropriation Act.

             (4)  The Criminology Research Special Account may be debited for the following purposes:

                     (a)  the costs, expenses and other obligations incurred by the Commonwealth in the performance of the Institute’s functions;

                     (b)  any remuneration and allowances payable to a person under this Act;

                     (c)  the expenses of administering the Account;

                     (d)  any amount that is required or permitted to be repaid;

                     (e)  to reduce the balance of the Account (and, therefore, the available appropriation for the Account) without making a real or notional payment.

Note:          See section 80 of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (which deals with special accounts).

47  Institute may charge for services

             (1)  The Institute may charge for services that it provides in performing any of its functions, or exercising any of its powers, under this Act.

             (2)  The charge must be an amount that is reasonably related to the cost of providing the services.

48  Delegation by Director

             (1)  The Director, by signed instrument, may delegate all or any of the Director’s functions or powers to an SES employee, or acting SES employee, of the Institute.

             (2)  A delegate must comply with any written directions that the Director gives to the delegate when performing a function, or exercising a power, of the Director.

49  Annual report

                   The annual report prepared by the Director and given to the Minister under section 46 of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 for a period must include:

                     (a)  if a grant was made to a person during the period:

                              (i)  the name of the person; and

                             (ii)  the amount of the grant; and

                            (iii)  the purpose of the grant; and

                     (b)  any other matter prescribed by the regulations.

51  Regulations

                   The Governor‑General may make regulations, not inconsistent with this Act, prescribing all matters that are required or permitted by this Act to be prescribed or are necessary or convenient to be prescribed for carrying out or giving effect to this Act.


Endnotes

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

The following endnotes are included in every compilation:

Endnote 1—About the endnotes

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

Endnote 3—Legislation history

Endnote 4—Amendment history

Abbreviation key—Endnote 2

The abbreviation key sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Legislation history and amendment history—Endnotes 3 and 4

Amending laws are annotated in the legislation history and amendment history.

The legislation history in endnote 3 provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law. The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

The amendment history in endnote 4 provides information about amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level. It also includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law.

Editorial changes

The Legislation Act 2003 authorises First Parliamentary Counsel to make editorial and presentational changes to a compiled law in preparing a compilation of the law for registration. The changes must not change the effect of the law. Editorial changes take effect from the compilation registration date.

If the compilation includes editorial changes, the endnotes include a brief outline of the changes in general terms. Full details of any changes can be obtained from the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.

Misdescribed amendments

A misdescribed amendment is an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made. If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

 

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

 

ad = added or inserted

o = order(s)

am = amended

Ord = Ordinance

amdt = amendment

orig = original

c = clause(s)

par = paragraph(s)/subparagraph(s)

C[x] = Compilation No. x

    /sub‑subparagraph(s)

Ch = Chapter(s)

pres = present

def = definition(s)

prev = previous

Dict = Dictionary

(prev…) = previously

disallowed = disallowed by Parliament

Pt = Part(s)

Div = Division(s)

r = regulation(s)/rule(s)

ed = editorial change

reloc = relocated

exp = expires/expired or ceases/ceased to have

renum = renumbered

    effect

rep = repealed

F = Federal Register of Legislation

rs = repealed and substituted

gaz = gazette

s = section(s)/subsection(s)

LA = Legislation Act 2003

Sch = Schedule(s)

LIA = Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Sdiv = Subdivision(s)

(md) = misdescribed amendment can be given

SLI = Select Legislative Instrument

    effect

SR = Statutory Rules

(md not incorp) = misdescribed amendment

Sub‑Ch = Sub‑Chapter(s)

    cannot be given effect

SubPt = Subpart(s)

mod = modified/modification

underlining = whole or part not

No. = Number(s)

    commenced or to be commenced

 

 

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Act

Number and year

Assent

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Criminology Research Act 1971

15, 1971

6 Apr 1971

6 Nov 1972 (s 2 and gaz 1972, No 108)

 

Salaries (Statutory Offices) Adjustment Act 1971

136, 1971

16 Dec 1971

s 3(1): 16 Dec 1971 (s 2(2))

Statute Law Revision Act 1973

216, 1973

19 Dec 1973

31 Dec 1973 (s 2)

s 9(1) and 10

Administrative Changes (Consequential Provisions) Act 1978

36, 1978

12 June 1978

12 June 1978 (s 2)

s 8

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 1) 1985

65, 1985

5 June 1985

s 3: 3 July 1985 (s 2(1))

Criminology Research Amendment Act 1986

123, 1986

2 Dec 1986

30 Dec 1986

s 30

Industrial Relations Legislation Amendment Act 1991

122, 1991

27 June 1991

s 4(1), 10(b) and 15–20: 1 Dec 1988 (s 2(2))
s 28(b)–(e), 30 and 31: 10 Dec 1991 (s 2(3) and gaz 1991, No S332)
Remainder: 27 June 1991 (s 2(1))

s 31(2)

Statute Law Revision Act 1996

43, 1996

25 Oct 1996

Sch 4 (items 54, 55): 25 Oct 1996 (s 2(1))

Audit (Transitional and Miscellaneous) Amendment Act 1997

152, 1997

24 Oct 1997

Sch 2 (items 639–656): 1 Jan 1998 (s 2(2) and gaz 1997, No GN49)

Public Employment (Consequential and Transitional) Amendment Act 1999

146, 1999

11 Nov 1999

Sch 1 (item 352): 5 Dec 1999 (s 2(1), (2) and gaz 1999, No S584)

Abolition of Compulsory Age Retirement (Statutory Officeholders) Act 2001

159, 2001

1 Oct 2001

Sch 1 (item 36): 29 Oct 2001 (s 2(1))

Sch 1 (item 97)

Crimes Legislation Enhancement Act 2003

41, 2003

3 June 2003

Sch 2 (items 6A–6P): 3 June 2003 (s 2(1) item 2)

as amended by

 

 

 

 

Statute Law Revision Act 2006

9, 2006

23 Mar 2006

Sch 2 (item 15): 3 June 2003 (s 2(1) item 30)

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment Act 2010

148, 2010

17 Dec 2010

Sch 7: 1 July 2011 (s 2(1) item 7)

Sch 7 (items 19–29)

Statute Law Revision Act 2011

5, 2011

22 Mar 2011

Sch 5 (items 79, 80): 19 Apr 2011 (s 2(1) item 13)

Acts Interpretation Amendment Act 2011

46, 2011

27 June 2011

Sch 2 (items 462–466) and Sch 3 (items 10, 11): 27 Dec 2011 (s 2(1) items 3, 12)

Sch 3 (items 10, 11)

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Act 2014

62, 2014

30 June 2014

Sch 6 (item 37) and Sch 8 (items 85–89): 1 July 2014 (s 2(1) item 6)

Sch 14

as amended by

 

 

 

 

Public Governance and Resources Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2015

36, 2015

13 Apr 2015

Sch 2 (items 79) and Sch 7: 14 Apr 2015 (s 2)

Sch 7

as amended by

 

 

 

 

Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) (Consequential Provisions) Act 2015

126, 2015

10 Sept 2015

Sch 1 (item 486): 5 Mar 2016 (s 2(1) item 2)

Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) (Consequential Provisions) Act 2015

126, 2015

10 Sept 2015

Sch 1 (item 495): 5 Mar 2016 (s 2(1) item 2)

Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment Act 2018

31, 2018

9 May 2018

Sch 2 (items 115, 116): 11 May 2018 (s 2(1) item 3)

Sch 2 (item 28)

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

Part I

 

s. 3......................................

rep. No. 216, 1973

s. 4......................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 152, 1997; No. 41, 2003; No. 148, 2010; No. 5, 2011; No 62, 2014

Part II

 

Division 1

 

s. 5......................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 148, 2010

Note to s. 5(2).....................

ad. No. 152, 1997

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 6 .....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 41, 2003

 

rs. No. 148, 2010

s. 6A...................................

ad. No. 123, 1986

 

am. No. 148, 2010; No 31, 2018

s. 7......................................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

Div. 2 of Part II...................

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 8......................................

rep. No. 148, 2010

ss. 9, 10..............................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 11....................................

rs. No. 123, 1986

 

am. No. 43, 1996

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

ss. 12–14............................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 152, 1997

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

Division 3

 

s. 15....................................

am. No. 148, 2010; No 31, 2018

s. 16....................................

rs. No. 148, 2010

 

am No 31, 2018

s. 17....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 159, 2001; No. 148, 2010; No 31, 2018

s. 18....................................

am. No. 136, 1971

 

rs. No. 123, 1986

 

am. No. 43, 1996

s. 19....................................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

rs. No. 122, 1991

 

am. No. 146, 1999; No 31, 2018

s. 20....................................

am. No. 148, 2010; No 31, 2018

s. 21....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 122, 1991; No. 148, 2010; No 31, 2018

s. 22....................................

rs. No. 123, 1986

 

am. No. 46, 2011; No 31, 2018

s. 23....................................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

rs. No. 148, 2010

 

am No 31, 2018

s. 24....................................

am. No. 216, 1973

 

rep. No. 65, 1985

 

ad. No. 148, 2010

s. 25....................................

rep. No. 216, 1973

ss. 26, 27............................

rep. No. 123, 1986

Div. 4 of Part II...................

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 28....................................

am. No. 36, 1978; No. 123, 1986; No. 5, 2011

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 28A.................................

ad. No. 123, 1986

 

rep. No. 152, 1997

s. 29....................................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 30 ...................................

rep. No. 152, 1997

s. 31....................................

rs. No. 123, 1986

 

am. No. 152, 1997

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 32 ...................................

rep. No. 152, 1997

s. 32A.................................

ad. No. 123, 1986

 

am. No. 152, 1997

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

Part III

 

Part III................................

rs. No. 148, 2010

s. 33....................................

am. No. 216, 1973; No. 36, 1978; No. 123, 1986

 

rep. No. 152, 1997

 

ad. No. 148, 2010

 

am No 31, 2018

s. 34 ...................................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

rs. No. 148, 2010

Note to s. 34(2)...................

ad. No. 152, 1997

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

Pt IV

 

Pt IV...................................

ad No 62, 2014

s. 35....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 41, 2003

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

 

ad No 62, 2014

s. 36....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 41, 2003

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 37....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 152, 1997

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 38....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 41, 2003

 

rep. No. 148, 2010

s. 39....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 152, 1997

 

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ss. 40, 41............................

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s. 42 ...................................

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Heading to s. 43..................

am. No. 41, 2003

 

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s. 43....................................

am. No. 216, 1973; No. 36, 1978; No. 123, 1986

 

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am. No. 41, 2003

 

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s. 44....................................

am. No. 152, 1997

 

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s. 45....................................

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Part V

 

s. 46....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 41, 2003 (as am. by No. 9, 2006)

 

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Note to s 46(3)....................

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Note to s 46(4)....................

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s. 47....................................

am. No. 123, 1986; No. 152, 1997

 

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s. 48....................................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

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s. 49....................................

am. No. 123, 1986

 

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s. 50....................................

am. No. 216, 1973

 

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