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Jury Exemption Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
SR 1992 No. 123 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Jury Exemption 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 HR26-May-1992
Tabled Senate26-May-1992
Gazetted 14 May 1992
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013








Statutory  Rules  1992   No. 1231




Jury Exemption Regulations 2 (Amendment)



I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Jury Exemption Act 1965.


          Dated 7 May 1992.


                                                                                         BILL HAYDEN


          By His Excellency’s Command,








1.   Amendment

1.1   The Jury Exemption Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.


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



2.   Regulation 4 (Exemption of certain Commonwealth employees)

2.1   Omit “Level 5”, substitute “Band 3”.



3.   Regulation 5 (Exemptions relating to administration of justice)

3.1   Subparagraph 5 (2) (a) (iii):

Omit “office”, substitute “Office”.


3.2   Paragraph 5 (2) (d):

Omit the paragraph, substitute:

             “(d)  a person performing the duties of a parole officer or of a probation officer for the purposes of the Public Service Act 1922 in relation to the Australian Capital Territory;

             (da)  a person holding an appointment under section 6 or 6a of the Remand Centres Act 1976 of the Australian Capital Territory;

            (db)  an authorised officer within the meaning of the Supervision of Offenders (Community Service Orders) Act 1985 of the Australian Capital Territory;”.


3.3   Paragraph 5 (2) (e):

Omit “Department of the Arts, Sport, the Environment, Tourism and Territories”, substitute “Housing and Community Services Bureau of the Australian Capital Territory”.


3.4   Subparagraph 5 (2) (e) (i):

Omit the subparagraph, substitute:

                          “(i)  Executive Director, Welfare Services Branch;”.


3.5   Subparagraph 5 (2) (e) (iii):

Omit the subparagraph.


3.6   Subparagraph 5 (2) (e) (v):

Omit the subparagraph.


3.7   Paragraph 5 (2) (f):

Omit “Ordinance”, substitute “Act”.


3.8   Paragraph 5 (2) (i):

Omit “and”.

           “; (k)  a member, or a member of the staff, of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal; and

                (l)  an officer or employee of:

                           (i)  the Attorney-General’s Department of the Australian Capital Territory; or

                          (ii)  the Legal Aid Office of the Australian Capital Territory; or

                         (iii)  the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions of the Australian Capital Territory;

                     being an officer or employee whose duties involve the provision of legal professional services”.



4.   Regulation 6 (Exemptions relating to public need)

4.1   Paragraph 6 (2) (c):

Omit the paragraph.



5.   Regulation 7 (Exemptions relating to public administration)

5.1   Paragraph 7 (2) (e):

Omit the paragraph, substitute:

             “(e)  the Industrial Registrar, and any Deputy Industrial Registrar, within the meaning of subsection 62 (2) of the Industrial Relations Act 1988; and”.


5.2   Subparagraph 7 (2) (g) (v):

Omit the subparagraph, substitute:

             “(v)  Assistant Secretary (Committees);”.


5.3   Subparagraph 7 (2) (g) (vii):

Omit the subparagraph, substitute:

           “(vii)  Assistant Secretary (Corporate Services);”.


5.4   Subparagraph 7 (2) (g) (xi):

Omit “and” (last occurring).


5.5   Paragraph 7 (2) (g):

Add at the end:

                       “(xii)  First Assistant Secretary (Committees and Corporate Services); and”.

5.5   Paragraph 7 (2) (g):

Add at the end:

                       “(xii)  First Assistant Secretary (Committees and Corporate Services); and”.


5.6   After paragraph 7 (2) (i), insert:

            “(ia)  a person holding, or performing the duties of, any of the following offices of the Legislative Assembly of the Australian Capital Territory:

                           (i)  Clerk;

                          (ii)  Deputy Clerk;

                         (iii)  Clerk Assistant;

                         (iv)  Serjeant-at-Arms;

                          (v)  Editor of Debates;

                         (vi)  Secretary of a Committee of the Assembly;”.





1.      Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 14 May 1992.


2.      Statutory Rules 1987 No. 186 as amended by 1989 No. 185; 1990 No. 205.