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SR 1992 No. 93 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations.
Administered by: Defence
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR28-Apr-1992
Tabled Senate28-Apr-1992
Gazetted 14 Apr 1992
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Defence (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Statutory  Rules  1992   No. 931

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Defence Forces Retirement Benefits

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 Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Act 1948.

 

          Dated 7 April 1992.

 

                                                                                         BILL HAYDEN

                                                                                        Governor-General

          By His Excellency’s Command,

 

 

GORDON BILNEY

Minister of State for Defence Science and Personnel

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1.   Amendment

1.1   The Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

 

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


 

2.   Regulation 2 (Interpretation)

2.1   Omit the regulation, substitute:

 

Interpretation

              “2.   In these Regulations, unless the contrary intention appears:

‘Act’ means the Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Act 1948.”.

 

 

3.   Regulation 3 (Commencement of contributions)

3.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

4.   Regulation 4 (Fractions of a cent)

4.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

5.   Regulation 5 (Payment of pensions, lump sum payments and refunds of contributions)

5.1   Omit the regulation, substitute:

 

Payment of pensions and lump sum payments

              “5.  Pensions and lump sum payments granted under the Act must be authorised for payment in accordance with the Finance Regulations.”.

 

 

6.   Regulation 6 (Payments by Australia to the Fund)

6.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

7.   Regulation 7 (Evidence as to pensioners)

7.1   Paragraph 7 (a):

Omit “alive;”, substitute “alive; and”.

 

7.2   Paragraph 7 (b):

Omit the paragraph.

 

 

8.   Regulation 8 (Prescribed rate of interest for purposes of section 17 (5) of the Act)

8.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

9.   Regulation 8a (Prescribed rate of interest for purposes of sections 32 (2), 33 and 50 (1) of the Act)

9.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

10.   Regulation 8b (Prescribed rate of interest for purposes of section 75 (2) and (3) of the Act)

10.1   Omit the regulation.

 

11.   Regulation 9 (Periods for elections)

11.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

12.   Regulation 10 (Prescribed authorities of Australia)

12.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

13.   Regulation 10a (Prescribed corps and services)

13.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

14.   Regulation 11 (Incapacity due to wilful action)

14.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

15.   Regulation 12 (Dismissal or cancellation of commission)

15.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

16.   Regulation 13 (Dismissal or premature retirement of contributor for limited benefits)

16.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

17.   Regulation 15a (Rate of pay before retirement)

17.1   Omit the regulation.

 

 

18.   Regulation 24 (Liability for certain officers to contribute)

18.1   Omit the regulation.


NOTES

 

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

 

2.      Statutory Rules 1949 No. 60 as amended by 1950 No. 14; 1951 No. 111; 1954 Nos. 4 and 33; 1955 Nos. 14 and 45; 1956 No. 25; 1959 No. 104; 1964 Nos. 84, 114 and 162; 1965 Nos. 6, 37 and 161; 1966 Nos. 39, 97 and 134; 1967 No. 26; 1968 No. 80; 1969 Nos. 8, 48 and 130; 1970 Nos. 55 and 161; 1971 Nos. 66, 71, 74 and 127; 1972 Nos. 34, 140, 152 and 157; 1976 No. 28.