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SR 1981 No. 229 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Defence (Certification of Deaths) 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 HR25-Aug-1981
Tabled Senate25-Aug-1981
Gazetted 21 Aug 1981
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Defence (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules 1981 No. 2291


Defence (Certification of Deaths) Regulations2 (Amendment)

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

     Dated 11 August 1981.

                                                                                                          ZELMAN COWEN


     By His Excellency’s Command,


Minister of State for Administrative Services
for and on behalf of the
Minister of State for Defence


Proof of life on information available after issue of certificate of death

       Regulation 13 of the Defence (Certification of Deaths) Regulations is amended by omitting from sub-regulation (6) all the words up to and including “certificate issued” and substituting “Subject to this regulation, regulations 11 and 12 apply to and in relation to a certificate issued”.



1.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 21 August 1981.

2.       Statutory Rules 1953 No. 61 as amended by 1976 No. 24.