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SR 2000 No. 94 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations
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Tabled HR19-Jun-2000
Tabled Senate19-Jun-2000
Gazetted 08 Jun 2000
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European Space Agency (Privileges and Immunities) Regulations 2000

Statutory Rules 2000 No. 94

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 International Organisations (Privileges and Immunities) Act 1963.

Dated 7 June 2000



By His Excellency’s Command

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European Space Agency (Privileges and Immunities) Regulations 2000

Statutory Rules 2000 No. 941

made under the






                        1  Name of Regulations                                                         2

                        2  Commencement                                                                2

                        3  Definitions                                                                        2

                        4  Legal capacity and personality                                           2


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1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the European Space Agency (Privileges and Immunities) Regulations 2000.

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on gazettal.

3              Definitions

                In these Regulations:

Act means the International Organisations (Privileges and Immunities) Act 1963.

European Space Agency means the agency established under Article I of the Convention for the Establishment of a European Space Agency done at Paris on 30 May 1975.

4              Legal capacity and personality

                For subsection 12A (2) of the Act, the European Space Agency:

                (a)    is a body corporate with perpetual succession; and

               (b)    is capable, in its corporate name:

                          (i)    of entering into contracts; and

                         (ii)    of acquiring, holding and disposing of real and personal property; and

                        (iii)    of suing and being sued.


1.       Made by the Governor-General on 7 June 2000, and notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 8 June 2000