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SR 1998 No. 356 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Director of Public Prosecutions 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 HR08-Feb-1999
Tabled Senate15-Feb-1999
Gazetted 22 Dec 1998
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013
Table of contents.

Director of Public Prosecutions Amendment Regulations 1998 (No. 1)

Statutory Rules 1998    No. 356

I, WILLIAM PATRICK DEANE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations under the Director of Public Prosecutions Act 1983.

Dated 17 December 1998.

WILLIAM DEANE
Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command,

Daryl williams

Attorney-General

 


Director of Public Prosecutions Amendment Regulations 1998 (No. 1)1

Statutory Rules 1998    No. 3562

made under the

 

 

 

Contents

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                        1     Name of regulations                                                       

                        2     Commencement                                                             

                        3     Amendment of Director of Public Prosecutions Regulations

Schedule 1       Amendment of Director of Public Prosecutions Regulations   

 


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1           Name of regulations

                     These regulations are the Director of Public Prosecutions Amendment Regulations 1998 (No. 1).

2           Commencement

                     These regulations commence on gazettal.

3           Amendment of Director of Public Prosecutions Regulations

                     Schedule 1 amends the Director of Public Prosecutions Regulations.

 


Schedule 1        Amendment of Director of Public Prosecutions Regulations

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(regulation 3)

[1]         Regulations 1 and 2

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1       Name of regulations

                These regulations are the Director of Public Prosecutions Regulations 1984

2       Definitions

                In these regulations:

Act means the Director of Public Prosecutions Act 1983

State or Territory authority means an agency of a State or Territory government that:

                (a)    conducts investigations into offences against State or Territory laws; or

               (b)    is responsible for the conduct of prosecutions for breaches of those laws. 

[2]         Regulation 3

             omit

                  For the

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                  (1)  For the

[3]         Paragraph 3 (e)

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                  New South Wales.

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                  New South Wales; and

[4]         After paragraph 3 (e)

             insert

                (f)    to give, to an authority of the Commonwealth, legal advice on law enforcement or a matter relating to law enforcement, whether or not the advice is for the purposes of a particular investigation; and

               (g)    to give, to a State or Territory authority, legal advice on the investigation or prosecution of an offence against a law of the Commonwealth or a matter relating to the investigation or prosecution of such an offence, whether or not the advice is for the purposes of a particular investigation. 

         (2)   Nothing in paragraph 3 (1) (f) affects the power of the Director (or a person entitled to represent the Director) under subsection 9 (11) of the Act. 

Notes

1.       These regulations amend Statutory Rules 1984 No. 249, as amended by 1990 Nos. 155 and 253; 1992 No. 371; 1996 No. 287; 1997 No. 75.

2.       Made by the Governor-General on 17 December 1998, and notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 22 December 1998.  Administered by the Attorney-General.