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Australian Military Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1997B00209
  • No longer in force
SR 1982 No. 331 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Australian Military 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 Senate07-Dec-1982
Tabled HR08-Dec-1982
Gazetted 30 Nov 1982
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Defence (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules 1982 No. 3311


Australian Military Regulations2 (Amendment)

I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulations under the Defence Act 1903.

            Dated 23 November 1982.

                                                                                                             N. M. STEPHEN


     By His Excellency’s Command,


Minister of State for Defence


Qualifications for appointment as an officer

          1.    Regulation 72 of the Australian Military Regulations is amended by omitting sub-regulation (3).

Reasons for discharge

          2.    Regulation 176 of the Australian Military Regulations is amended—

                (a)    by omitting from paragraph (1) (r) “and”; and

               (b)    by inserting after paragraph (1) (r) the following paragraph:

                        “(s)    that the soldier has not been granted, or has not accepted, Australian citizenship;”.



1.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 30 November 1982.

2.       Statutory Rules 1927 No. 149 as amended to date. For previous amendments see Note 2 to Statutory Rules 1982 No. 36 and see also Statutory Rules 1982 Nos. 36 and 190.