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Administration Act 1936 (NI)

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Act No. 14 of 1936
Act Applied Law as amended, incorporating amendments up to Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015 (No. 2, 2015)
This is an Act of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Registered 29 Oct 2018
Start Date 29 Sep 2018

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

Administration Act 1936

No. 14 of 1936

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                              29 September 2018

Includes amendments up to:            Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015
(No. 2, 2015)

 


 

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

ADMINISTRATION ACT 1936

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

Section       Heading

         1.      Citation

         2.      Repeal

         3.      Amendments of Acts

         4.      Saving

     . . . .  

         8.      Establishment of gaols

         9.      Regulations

                      First Schedule

                      Second Schedule

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

ADMINISTRATION ACT 1936

An Act relating to the Administration of Norfolk Island.

 

Citation

      1.         This Act may be cited as the Administration Act 1936.

Repeal

      2.         The Law and Acts specified in the First Schedule are repealed.

Amendments of Acts

      3.         The Laws and Acts specified in the first column of the Second Schedule are amended as respectively specified in the second column of that Schedule, and as so amended may be cited as specified in the third column of that Schedule.

Saving

      4.         Any person appointed to and holding any office under any Law or Act repealed by this Act shall continue in that office as if he had been appointed under this Act.

 

. . . .

 

Establishment of gaols

      8.         (1)        The Administrator may, by notice published in the Gazette —

(a)        subject to subsection 8(2), declare a building (including a part of a building) or any other place to be a gaol, prison or house of detention;

(b)        declare that a building (including a part of a building) or any other place shall cease to be a gaol, prison or house of detention, as the case may be, on a date specified in the notice;

(c)        appoint such gaolers or other officers as are necessary to ensure the security and well-being of the persons confined in a gaol, prison or house of detention;

(d)       suspend or remove a gaoler or other officer appointed under paragraph (c); or

(e)        determine, in relation to a specified gaol, prison or house of detention, the class or classes of persons, being persons who may lawfully be confined in a gaol, prison or house of detention, as the case may be, who may be confined in that gaol, prison or house of detention or in a specified part of that gaol, prison or house of detention.


                  (2)        The Administrator shall not declare a building (including a part of a building) or any other place to be a gaol, prison or house of detention under subsection 8(1) without first obtaining the consent in writing of the owner of the building or place.

                  (2A)     In addition to persons appointed as gaolers under paragraph (1)(c), a person who is a member of the police force, for the purposes of the Police Act 1931, is also a gaoler for the purposes of this Act.

                  (3)        For the purposes of this section, “owner” includes —

(a)        holder of the freehold title;

(b)        mortgagor under a legal mortgage; or

(c)        lessee under a lease from the Crown,

but does not include the Commonwealth.

Regulations

      9.         The Commonwealth Minister may make regulations, not inconsistent with this Act, prescribing all matters which are required or permitted to be prescribed, or which are necessary or convenient to be prescribed, for carrying out, or giving effect to, this Act, and in particular for —

(a)        prescribing the duties of gaolers, bailiffs, and other officers; and

(b)        prescribing penalties not exceeding $4 for any offence against the regulations.

 

                                                             FIRST SCHEDULE                                             Section 2

Administration Law, 1913

Administration Act 1922

Administration Act 1923

Administration Act 1935

Administration Act (No. 2) 1935

 

                                                           SECOND SCHEDULE                                          Section 3

[The amendments made by this Schedule have

been incorporated in the consolidated texts

of the enactments affected]


 

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NOTES

The Administration Act 1936 as shown in this reprint comprises Act No. 14 of 1936 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.

Enactment

Number and year

Date of commencement

Application saving or transitional provision

 

 

 

 

Administration Act 1936

14, 1936

16.12.36

4

 

 

 

 

Printers and Newspapers Act 1936

19, 1936

22.12.36

 

 

 

 

 

Plant and Fruit Diseases Act 1959

5, 1959

1.10.59

 

 

 

 

 

Administration Act 1960

13, 1960

14.4.60

 

 

 

 

 

Amendments Incorporation Act 1963

2, 1963

28.3.63

 

 

 

 

 

Ordinances Revision Act 1964

6, 1964

30.6.64

 

 

 

 

 

Administration Act 1975

5, 1975

2.10.75

3

 

 

 

 

Administration Act 1976

7, 1976

22.7.76

 

 

 

 

 

Ordinances Citation Act 1976

11, 1976

25.11.76

 

 

 

 

 

Ordinances Revision  Act 1979

13, 1979

7.8.79

5

 

 

 

 

Ordinances Revision (Decimal Currency) Act 1980

31, 1980

15.1.81

 

[Previously consolidated as at 1 March 1985]

 

 

 

 

Interpretation (Amendment) Act 2012

[to substitute throughout —Commonwealth Minister for Minister; and to substitute Minister for executive member]

14, 2012

28.12.12

 

 

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Ordinance

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provision

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment Ordinance 2015
(No. 2, 2015)
(now cited as Norfolk Island Continued Laws  Ordinance 2015 (see F2015L01491))

17 June 2015 (F2015L00835)

18 June 2015 (s 2(1) item 1)

Sch 1 (items 344, 345, 382–390)

as amended by

 

 

 

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment (Statutory Appointments and Other Matters) Ordinance 2018

28 Sept 2018 (F2018L01378)

Sch 1 (item 1): 29 Sept 2018 (s 2(1) items 1)

 

Table of Amendments

 

ad =    added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs =      repealed and substituted

Provisions affected

How affected       Amending legislation

1

am

  2, 1963;  5, 1975;  7, 1976;  11, 1976

5, 6, 7

rep

13, 1960

8

am

Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2018L01378)

8(1)

rs

  5, 1975

 

am

  7, 1976

8(2)

rs

  5, 1975;  7, 1976

8(3)

ad

  7, 1976

8(4)

ad

  7, 1976

 

rep

13, 1979

9(1)

am

31, 1980

9(2)(3)

rep

13, 1960

Second Schedule

am

19, 1936;  5, 1959;  6, 1964