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SR 1996 No. 244 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Regulations 1987.
Administered by: DEW
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Nov-1996
Tabled Senate18-Nov-1996
Gazetted 01 Nov 1996
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Spent and Redundant Instruments Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules 1996   No. 2441


Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Regulations2 (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 Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986.

Dated 31 October 1996.


                                                                                 WILLIAM DEANE


By His Excellency’s Command,




Minister for Sport, Territories and Local Government

for the Minister for Communications and the Arts


1.   Amendment

1.1   The Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

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

2.   Schedule, Part X (Books, Records, Documents, Graphic Material and Recordings)

2.1   Clause 1:

Add at the end:

         “; (e)   any document relating to the Olympic Games held in Melbourne in 1956, being a document not less than 30 years old.”.



1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 1 November 1996.

2.   Statutory Rules 1987 No. 149 as amended by 1988 No. 194; 1990 Nos. 116, 293 and 350; 1991 No. 27; 1993 No. 215.