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SR 2001 No. 137 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Electronic Transactions Regulations 2000.
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 HR21-Jun-2001
Tabled Senate25-Jun-2001
Gazetted 20 Jun 2001
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Electronic Transactions Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 2)1

Statutory Rules 2001 No. 1372

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 Electronic Transactions Act 1999.

Dated 13 June 2001

WILLIAM DEANE

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

DARYL WILLIAMS


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Electronic Transactions Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 July 2001.

3              Amendment of Electronic Transactions Regulations 2000

                Schedule 1 amends the Electronic Transactions Regulations 2000.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]         Regulation 4

substitute

4              Exemption from subsection 8 (1) of Act

                For subsection 8 (4) of the Act, subsection 8 (1) of the Act does not apply to a law of the Commonwealth specified in Schedule 1 in an item that specifies subsection 8 (1) in column 3.

5              Exemption from Division 2 of Part 2 of Act

         (1)   For subsection 13 (3) of the Act, Division 2 of Part 2 of the Act does not apply to a law of the Commonwealth specified in Schedule 1 in an item that specifies that Division in column 3.

         (2)   For subsection 13 (3) of the Act, a provision of Division 2 of Part 2 of the Act does not apply to a law of the Commonwealth specified in Schedule 1 in an item that specifies that provision in column 3.

6              Exemption from section 14 of Act

                For subsection 14 (8) of the Act, section 14 of the Act does not apply to a law of the Commonwealth specified in Schedule 1 in an item that specifies that section in column 3.

7              Exemption from section 15 of Act

                For subsection 15 (4) of the Act, section 15 of the Act does not apply to a law of the Commonwealth specified in Schedule 1 in an item that specifies that section in column 3.

[2]         Schedule 1

substitute

Schedule 1        Laws of the Commonwealth to which certain provisions of the Act do not apply

(regulations 4, 5, 6 and 7)

Item

Commonwealth law

Provision of the Act

1

A New Tax System (Bonuses for older Australians) Act 1999, Divisions 2 and 6 of Part 2

Sections 9, 10 and 11

2

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999, Division 4 of Part 3 and Division 4 of Part 4

Sections 9, 10 and 11

3

Subordinate legislation made under the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999

Sections 9, 10 and 11

4

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999, Part 3, Division 1 of Part 6, Part 8 and Division 1 of Part 8A

Sections 9, 10 and 11

5

Subordinate legislation made under the A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

Sections 9, 10 and 11

6

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (Regional Council Election) Rules 1990, rules 9 and 21, Divisions 2, 2A and 3 of Part 3 and rules 63 and 89

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

7

Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976, subsections 59 (1), 60 (4) and 68 (2)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

8

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976, Part V

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

9

Aged Care Act 1997, sections 8-2, 13-1, 15-3, 15-5, 15-7, 16-2, 17-2, 22-3, 25-3, 28-2, 31-2, 32-3, 34-2, 35-2, 38-2, 43-4, 43-5, 43-6, 44-13, 44-14, 44-22, 44-24, 44-29, 44-31, 47-4, 57-14, 57A-9, 67-4, 68-4, 71-1, 73-5, 76-3, 77-5, 81-2, 82-2 and 93-3

Sections 9, 10 and 11

10

Aged Care Act 1997, sections 8-4, 9-1, 9-2, 9-3, 22-5, 33-4, 38-5, 39-3, 39-5 and 71-3

Section 11

11

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

12

ATSIC (Regional Councils – Election of Officeholders) Regulations 1993, regulations 8 and 15

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

13

Australian Research Council Act 2001, subsections 6 (3), 59 (1) and 59 (3)

Section 9

14

Australian Research Council Act 2001, sections 20 and 40

Sections 9 and 10

15

Australian Research Council Act 2001, paragraph 58 (1) (b)

Sections 9, 10 and 11

16

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 1989

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

17

Subordinate legislation made under the Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 1989

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

18

Banking Act 1959, subsections 13 (1) and 62 (1)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

19

Bills of Exchange Act 1909

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

20

Chemical Weapons (Prohibition) Act 1994

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

21

Chemical Weapons (Prohibition) Regulations 1997

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

22

Cheques Act 1986

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

23

Subordinate legislation made under the Cheques Act 1986

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

24

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989, Part 6A

Sections 9, 10 and 11

25

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918, section 115 and Parts XIV, XV, XVA, XVI and XVII

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

26

Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

27

Subordinate legislation made under the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

28

Corporations Act 1989

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

29

Subordinate legislation made under the Corporations Act 1989

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

30

Corporations Law

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

31

Subordinate legislation made under the Corporations Law

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

32

Customs Act 1901, sections 42, 71D, 77H, 114A, 117, 162 and 162A

Sections 9, 10 and 11

33

Customs Act 1901, section 64AE, paragraph 124 (a), sections 185 and 185A and subsection 214B (4)

Section 11

34

Customs Act 1901, sections 67C, 77A and 122A

Sections 9 and 10

35

Customs Act 1901, sections 70 and 80

Section 9

36

Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations 1956, regulations 4B, 4BA, 4K, 4M, 4N, 4R, 4T, 4U, 5, 5A, 5G, 5H, 5I, 5J and 5K and Schedules 3 and 6

Section 11

37

Customs Regulations 1926, regulation 41

Sections 9 and 10

38

Customs Regulations 1926, regulation 106

Sections 10 and 11

39

Customs Regulations 1926, regulation 124

Sections 9, 10 and 11

40

Defence (Inquiry) Regulations 1985

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

41

Subordinate legislation made under the Defence Service Homes Act 1918

Sections 9, 10 and 11

42

Disability Services Act 1986, section 27

Sections 9, 10 and 11

43

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000, subsection 80 (1)

Section 11

44

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000, subsections 80 (3) and 80 (4)

Sections 9 and 10

45

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000, paragraph 93 (1) (d), subsections 113 (2) and 113 (3) and subparagraphs 132 (a) (ii) and 133 (a) (ii)

Sections 9 and 11

46

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000, subsections 122 (2) and 136 (2)

Sections 9, 10 and 11

47

Evidence Act 1995, sections 161 and 162

Section 14

48

Evidence and Procedure (New Zealand) Act 1994, sections 12 and 19

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

49

Extra Service Principles 1997, section 14.7

Sections 9, 10 and 11

50

Extradition Act 1988, subsections 26 (1) and 38 (1)

Sections 9 and 10

51

Extradition Act 1988, subsection 43 (2)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

52

Extradition Regulations 1988, subregulation 4 (1)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

53

Farm Household Support Act 1992

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

54

Financial Transaction Reports Act 1988, section 15

Section 9

55

Flexible Care Subsidy Principles 1997, section 15.6

Sections 9, 10 and 11

56

Foreign Judgments Act 1991, subparagraph 7 (2) (a) (v)

Section 14

57

Foreign States Immunities Act 1985

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

58

Health Insurance Act 1973, sections 3GA, 3GB, 3J, 3K, 19AB and 19AC

Sections 9, 10 and 11

59

Health Insurance Act 1973, sections 89B, 105A and 106B

Section 11

60

Higher Education Funding Act 1988, paragraph 18 (1) (f)

Sections 9 and 10

61

Higher Education Funding Act 1988, subsection 21A (4), paragraph 23 (5) (c), subsection 23B (5), paragraphs 25 (3) (c), 25A (3) (b), 25B (3) (b) and 27C (e), subparagraph 41 (1) (a) (ii), paragraphs 41 (1) (b) and 41 (1A) (c) and subsections 41B (2), 105 (2) and 105 (3)

Sections 9, 10 and 11

62

Higher Education Funding Act 1988, sections 42 and 55, paragraphs 106L (1) (c) and 106L (2) (c) and subsection 106M (2)

Sections 9 and 11

63

Home and Community Care Act 1985

Sections 9, 10 and 11

64

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

65

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Regulations 1990

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

66

Insurance Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1991, section 73

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

67

Insurance Act 1973

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

68

Subordinate legislation made under the Insurance Act 1973

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

69

Insurance (Agents and Brokers) Act 1984

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

70

Subordinate legislation made under the Insurance (Agents and Brokers) Act 1984

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

71

Insurance Contracts Act 1984

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

72

Subordinate legislation made under the Insurance Contracts Act 1984

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

73

International Arbitration Act 1974

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

74

International War Crimes Tribunals Act 1995, subsection 18 (2)

Sections 9 and 10

75

International War Crimes Tribunals Act 1995, subsections 27 (2), 28 (2) and 28 (3)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

76

International War Crimes Tribunals Regulations, subregulation 6 (1)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

77

Life Insurance Act 1995

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

78

Subordinate legislation made under the Life Insurance Act 1995

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

79

Maritime College Act 1978

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

80

Rules made under subsection 24 (2) of the Maritime College Act 1978

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

81

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

82

Motor Vehicle Standards Regulations 1989

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

83

Mutual Assistance in Business Regulation Act 1992, section 17

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

84

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1987, subsection 13 (2)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

85

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Regulations, subregulation 3 (1)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

86

National Crime Authority Act 1984, subsections 19A (2), 20 (2), 28 (1), 28 (4) and 29 (1)

Section 11

87

Navigation Act 1912, sections 17, 54, 173 and 174, subsections 190AA (1), 190AA (2) and 190A (4), sections 196 and 206Q, subsections 206W (1), 206W (2) and 224 (6), sections 227A and 227E, subsection 267D (7), section 267J, subsection 267S (7), section 267X, subsection 389A (3), paragraph 413 (1) (d) and subsection 413 (2)

Section 11

88

Navigation Act 1912, subsection 46 (2)

Sections 10 and 11

89

Navigation Act 1912, section 61

Sections 9 and 11

90

Navigation Act 1912, sections 171 and 231E

Sections 9, 10 and 12

91

Navigation Act 1912, sections 267H and 267W

Sections 11 and 12

92

Orders made under subsection 425 (1AA) of the Navigation Act 1912

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

93

Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

94

Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Regulations 1987

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

95

Papua New Guinea (Members of the Forces Benefits) Act 1957

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

96

Subordinate legislation made under the Papua New Guinea (Members of the Forces Benefits) Act 1957

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

97

Passports Act 1938

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

98

Passports Regulations 1939

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

99

Prices Surveillance Act 1983, sections 32 and 34

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

100

Proceeds of Crime Act 1987, subsection 77 (1)

Section 12

101

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981, subsections 15 (1), 15 (2) and 15 (3)

Section 12

102

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981, subsections 15 (4) and 17 (5)

Section 11

103

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981, subsection 16 (1)

Section 9

104

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981, subsection 16 (2)

Sections 9 and 11

105

Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Fund) Regulations, subregulation 23 (1)

Section 9

106

Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Fund) Regulations, subregulation 23 (2)

Sections 9 and 10

107

Protection of the Sea (Oil Pollution Compensation Fund) Regulations, subregulation 23 (3)

Sections 9, 10 and 11

108

Orders made under subsection 24 (1) of the Protection of the Sea (Powers of Intervention) Act 1981

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

109

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983, subsection 11A (3)

Sections 9 and 12

110

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983, subsections 12 (2) and 14 (3), paragraph 21A (1) (b) and subsections 23 (2) and 25 (3)

Section 12

111

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983, subsections 12 (3), 12 (7) and 23 (8)

Section 10

112

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983, subsections 12 (6) and 23 (7)

Sections 9 and 10

113

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983, subsections 14 (1) and 25 (1)

Sections 11 and 12

114

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983, subsections 14 (6) and 25 (6) and paragraph 27 (1) (k)

Section 11

115

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983, section 26G

Sections 9 and 11

116

Orders made under subsection 34 (1) of the Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

117

Public Service Act 1999, section 22

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

118

Public Service Regulations 1999, subregulations 3.1 (2) and 3.2 (2)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

119

Quarantine Regulations 2000, regulation 58

Section 11

120

Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984, Parts III, IV, IVA and V

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

121

Regional Council Election (Casual Vacancies) Rules 1990, rule 14

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

122

Registration of Deaths Abroad Act 1984

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

123

Registration of Deaths Abroad Regulations

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

124

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

125

Subordinate legislation made under the Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

126

Royal Commissions Act 1902

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

127

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988, subsection 54 (2), section 58 and subsection 71 (1)

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

128

Sanctions Principles 1997, sections 22.7, 22.9, 22.13 and 22.15

Section 11

129

Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992, paragraphs 63 (2) (a) and 63 (2) (b) and sections 67 and 83

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

130

Shipping Registration Act 1981

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

131

Shipping Registration Regulations

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

132

Subordinate legislation made under the Social Security Act 1991

Sections 9, 10 and 11

133

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999, Divisions 1 and 6 of Part 3 and Division 1 of Part 5

Sections 9, 10 and 11

134

Subordinate legislation made under the Social Security (Administration) Act 1999

Sections 9, 10 and 11

135

Subordinate legislation made under the Social Security (International Agreements) Act 1999

Sections 9, 10 and 11

136

States Grants (Primary and Secondary Education Assistance) Act 2000, section 10, subsections 14 (1) and 22 (1), paragraph 38 (2) (a) and subsections 44 (1) and 45 (5)

Sections 9 and 10

137

States Grants (Primary and Secondary Education Assistance) Act 2000, subsections 40 (1) and 43 (1)

Sections 9 and 11

138

Statutory Declarations Act 1959

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

139

Stevedoring Industry Finance Committee Act 1977

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

140

Stevedoring Industry Levy Act 1977

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

141

Student Assistance Act 1973, subsection 12G (4), section 12GA, subsections 12KA (2), 12KB (2), 12Q (1) and 12ZD (1), sections 343, 344 and 345 and subsection 347 (1)

Sections 9 and 11

142

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

143

Subordinate legislation made under the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

144

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

Division 2 of Part 2

145

Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990

Division 2 of Part 2

146

Torres Strait Regional Authority Election (Casual Vacancies) Rules 1998, rule 16

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

147

Torres Strait Regional Authority (Election of Officeholders) Regulations, regulations 6 and 13

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

148

Torres Strait Regional Authority Election Rules 1996, rules 7 and 9, Divisions 2, 3 and 4 of Part 3 and rule 87

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

149

Trade Practices Act 1974, sections 44ZH and 65Q, subsection 75AY (2) and sections 87B, 152DD, 155 and 155A

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

150

Tradesmen’s Rights Regulation Act 1946

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

151

User Rights Principles 1997, section 23.40B

Sections 9, 10 and 11

152

Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986, sections 5T, 14, 15, 17, 30M, 32, 35D, 35E, 35G, 36F, 36G, 36K, 37F, 37G, 37K, 38F, 38G, 38K, 45K, 45L, 45P, 45TE, 45TF, 45TG, 45UA, 45UK, 45UL and 45UN, Division 8 of Part IIIB, Subdivision E of Division 11 of Part IIIB, sections 54, 54A, 54AA, 57F, 58D, 58H, 58JA, 71, 78, 79E, 79F and 79X, Part V and sections 111, 115E, 118AAB, 118A, 118I, 118J, 118K, 118ZA, 118ZB, 118ZE, 118ZI, 118ZJ, 118ZJA, 118ZY, 122, 123A, 123B, 123C, 123D, 123E, 127, 128, 132 and 132A

Sections 9, 10 and 11

153

Subordinate legislation made under the Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986

Sections 9, 10 and 11

154

Workplace Relations Act 1996, subsections 83BH (4) to (7) and section 86

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

155

Workplace Relations Act 1996, section 215

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

156

Workplace Relations Regulations 1996, Divisions 5 and 5A of Part VII and regulation 131L

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

157

Zone Election Rules 1990, rules 8, 12 and 32

Subsection 8 (1), Division 2 of Part 2 and sections 14 and 15

Notes

1.       These Regulations amend Statutory Rules 2000 No. 19, as amended by 2000 No. 101; 2001 No. 84.

2.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 20 June 2001.