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SR 2001 No. 269 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters 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 HR12-Feb-2002
Tabled Senate12-Feb-2002
Gazetted 05 Oct 2001
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 1)1

Statutory Rules 2001 No. 2692

I, PETER JOHN HOLLINGWORTH, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1987.

Dated 27 September 2001

PETER HOLLINGWORTH

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

CHRISTOPHER MARTIN ELLISON


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on gazettal.

3              Amendment of Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Regulations

                Schedule 1 amends the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Regulations.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]         Regulation 1

substitute

1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Regulations 1988.

[2]         After regulation 2

insert

2A           Application of Criminal Code

                Chapter 2 of the Criminal Code applies to offences against these Regulations.

Note   Chapter 2 of the Criminal Code sets out the general principles of criminal responsibility.

[3]         Regulation 8

omit

A person

insert

         (1)   A person who is

[4]         Regulation 8, penalty

substitute

Penalty:   5 penalty units.

[5]         After regulation 8, including the penalty

insert

         (2)   An offence against paragraph (1) (a) is an offence of strict liability.

Note   For strict liability, see section 6.1 of the Criminal Code.

[6]         Paragraph 9 (a)

omit

wilfully

insert

intentionally

[7]         Regulation 9, penalty

substitute

Penalty:   10 penalty units.


Notes

1.       These Regulations amend Statutory Rules 1988 No. 126, as amended by 1997 No. 3.

2.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 5 October 2001.