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SR 1997 No. 74 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Defence Force Discipline Appeals Regulations.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate06-May-1997
Tabled HR13-May-1997
Gazetted 14 Apr 1997
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Statutory Rules 1997   No. 741


Defence Force Discipline Appeals 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 Appeals Act 1955.

Dated 7 April 1997.


                                                                                 WILLIAM DEANE


By His Excellency’s Command,




Minister for Defence Industry, Science and Personnel
for the
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice


1.   Amendment

1.1   The Defence Force Discipline Appeals Regulations are amended as set out in these Regulations.

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

2.   Regulation 2 (Interpretation)

2.1   Definition of “chief of staff”:

Omit the definition.

3.   Regulation 10 (Furnishing records of court martial proceedings etc. to Tribunal)

3.1   Subregulation 10 (1):

Omit “a chief of staff”, substitute “the Chief of the Defence Force or a service chief”.

3.2   Subregulation 10 (2):

Omit “chief of staff”, substitute “Chief of the Defence Force or service chief”.

4.   Regulation 18 (Notification of hearing)

4.1   Paragraph 18 (b):

Omit “chief of staff”, substitute “Chief of the Defence Force, or service chief,”.



1.   Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 14 April 1997.

2.   Statutory Rules 1957 No. 20 as amended by 1967 No. 48; 1969 No. 214; 1974 No. 187; 1977 No. 122; 1985 No. 161.