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SR 1996 No. 300 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Courts) Regulations.
Administered by: DOTARS
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR04-Feb-1997
Tabled Senate05-Feb-1997
Gazetted 18 Dec 1996
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Infrastructure and Regional Development (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules 1996   No. 3001


Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Courts) 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 Cocos (Keeling) Islands Act 1955.

Dated 11 December 1996.


                                                                                 WILLIAM DEANE


By His Excellency’s Command,




Minister for Sport, Territories and Local Government


1.   Amendment

1.1   The Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Courts) 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 (Courts and tribunals of Western Australia)

2.1   Paragraph 4 (f):

Omit “Local Government Act 1960”, substitute “Local Government Act 1995”. 

2.2   Add at the end:

          “; (l)   a warden’s court established under the Mining Act 1978 of Western Australia.”.

3.   Regulation 5 (Offices of courts or tribunals of Western Australia)

3.1   Add at the end:

          “; (i)   the office of member of the Children’s Court of Western Australia established under the Children’s Court of Western Australia Act 1988 of Western Australia;

              (j)   a Justice of the Peace appointed under the Justices Act 1902 of Western Australia;

             (k)   a warden of mines appointed under the Mining Act 1978 of Western Australia;

              (l)   the State Coroner appointed under the Coroners Act 1996 of Western Australia.”.



1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 18 December 1996.

2.   Statutory Rules 1993 No. 167 as amended by 1993 No. 237.