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War Service Estates Regulations (Amendment)

Authoritative Version
  • - F1997B02575
  • No longer in force
SR 1997 No. 46 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the War Service Estates 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Repealed by Defence (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014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. 461

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War Service Estates 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 War Service Estates Act 1942.

Dated 5 March 1997.

 

                                                                                 WILLIAM DEANE

                                                                                 Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command,

 

 

BRONWYN BISHOP

Minister for Defence Industry, Science and Personnel

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1.   Amendment

1.1   The War Service Estates Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

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

2.   Regulation 3 (Interpretation)

2.1   Omit the regulation, substitute:

Interpretation

             “3.   In these Regulations, unless the contrary intention appears:

‘Act’ means the War Service Estates Act 1942;

‘Repatriation Commission’ means the Repatriation Commission constituted by the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986;

‘service chief’ means:

             (a)   in relation to a deceased member who was a member of, or attached to or accompanied, the Navy—the Chief of Navy;

             (b)   in relation to a deceased member who was a member of, or attached to or accompanied, the Army—the Chief of Army;

             (c)   in relation to a deceased member who was a member of, or attached to or accompanied, the Air Force—the Chief of Air Force.”.

3.   Further Amendments

3.1   Amendments as set out in the following table:

 

 

Provision amended

 

 

Omit

 

Substitute

Subregulation 3A (1)

chief of staff

service chief

Paragraph 3A (1) (a)

Chief of Naval Staff

Chief of Navy

Paragraph 3A (1) (b)

Chief of the General Staff

Chief of Army

Paragraph 3A (1) (c)

Chief of the Air Staff

Chief of Air Force

Subregulation 3A (2)

Chief of Staff

service chief

Regulation 5

Chief of Staff

service chief

 

NOTES

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

2.   Statutory Rules 1943 No. 234 as amended by 1943 No. 292; 1951 No. 55; 1976 No. 47; 1989 No. 216.