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Foreign Judgments Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1996B00758
  • No longer in force
SR 1995 No. 35 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Foreign Judgments Regulations.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate21-Mar-1995
Tabled HR27-Mar-1995
Gazetted 14 Mar 1995
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Statutory Rules 1995   No. 351


Foreign Judgments Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and being satisfied, in respect of the Province of Alberta (Canada) of the matters specified in subsections 5 (1) and (3) of the Foreign Judgments Act 1991, in respect of Hong Kong, Malawi, Sri Lanka and Tonga, of the matter specified in subsection 5 (1) of that Act, and in respect of the Province of British Columbia (Canada), of the matter specified in subsection 5 (3) of that Act, make the following Regulations under that Act.

Dated 7 March 1995.


                                                                                    BILL HAYDEN


By His Excellency’s Command,





1.   Amendment

1.1   The Foreign Judgments Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

[NOTE: These Regulations commence on gazettal: see Acts Interpretation Act 1901, s. 48.]

2.   Regulation 5 (Specified inferior courts)

2.1   Add at the end:

           “(3)   Part 2 of the Act extends in relation to the following inferior courts of Canada:

             (a)   the Provincial Court of Alberta;

             (b)   the Provincial Court of British Columbia.”.

3.   Schedule (Superior Courts)

3.1   After item 1, insert:



Province of Alberta,    Canada

Supreme Court of Canada

Court of Appeal of    Alberta

Court of Queen’s Bench    of Alberta”.

3.2   Item 13 :

Omit the item, substitute:



Hong Kong

“Privy Council

Supreme Court of Hong    Kong

      (consisting of the:            Court of Appeal;

          High Court)”.

3.3   After item 16, insert:




High Court

Supreme Court”.


3.4   After item 25, insert:



Sri Lanka

Supreme Court

Court of Appeal

High Court

District Court



Court of Appeal

Supreme Court”.



1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 14 March 1995.

2.   Statutory Rules 1992 No. 321 as amended by 1993 No. 143; 1994 No. 283.