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Defence Force Discipline Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1997B02570
  • No longer in force
SR 1997 No. 41 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Defence Force Discipline 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 HR18-Mar-1997
Tabled Senate18-Mar-1997
Gazetted 12 Mar 1997
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Defence (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Statutory Rules 1997   No. 411


Defence Force Discipline 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 Defence Force Discipline Act 1982.

Dated 5 March 1997.


                                                                                 WILLIAM DEANE


By His Excellency’s Command,




Minister for Defence Industry, Science and Personnel


1.   Amendment

1.1   The Defence Force Discipline Regulations are amended as set out in the following table:



Provision amended






Subregulation 5 (1)

chief of staff

Chief of the Defence Force, a service chief

Regulation 23

a chief of staff

the Chief of the Defence Force or a service chief

Subregulation 47 (1)

chief of staff

service chief

Subregulation 47 (2)

chief of staff

service chief

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



1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 12 March 1997.

2.   Statutory Rules 1985 No. 125 as amended by 1985 No. 332; 1986 No. 46; 1989 Nos. 97 and 218; 1990 No. 208; 1992 No. 314.