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SR 2002 No. 278 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Defence Force Regulations 1952, Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations, Defence (Inquiry) Regulations 1985 and the Defence (Prohibited Words and Letters) Regulations 1957.
Administered by: Defence
General Comments: This instrument was backcaptured in accordance with Section 36 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Registered 01 Jan 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR02-Dec-2002
Tabled Senate02-Dec-2002
Gazetted 21 Nov 2002
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Defence (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014
Table of contents.

Defence Legislation Amendment (Enhancement of the Reserves and Modernisation) Regulations 2002 (No. 1)1

Statutory Rules 2002 No. 2782

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 Defence Act 1903, the Naval Defence Act 1910, the Air Force Act 1923 and the Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Act 1948.

Dated 14 November 2002

PETER HOLLINGWORTH

Governor-General

By His Excellency’s Command

DANNA VALE


Contents

                        1  Name of Regulations                                                         2

                        2  Commencement                                                                2

                        3  Amendment of Defence Force Regulations 1952                  2

                        4  Amendment of Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations         3

                        5  Amendment of Defence (Inquiry) Regulations 1985               3

                        6  Amendment of Defence (Prohibited Words and Letters) Regulations 1957          3

Schedule 1           Amendments of Defence Force Regulations 1952             4

Schedule 2           Amendments of Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations    6

Schedule 3           Amendments of Defence (Inquiry) Regulations 1985         7

Schedule 4           Amendments of Defence (Prohibited Words and Letters) Regulations 1957  8

 


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Defence Legislation Amendment (Enhancement of the Reserves and Modernisation) Regulations 2002 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 December 2002.

3              Amendment of Defence Force Regulations 1952

                Schedule 1 amends the Defence Force Regulations 1952.

4              Amendment of Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations

                Schedule 2 amends the Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations.

5              Amendment of Defence (Inquiry) Regulations 1985

                Schedule 3 amends the Defence (Inquiry) Regulations 1985.

6              Amendment of Defence (Prohibited Words and Letters) Regulations 1957

                Schedule 4 amends the Defence (Prohibited Words and Letters) Regulations 1957.



 

Schedule 1        Amendments of Defence Force Regulations 1952

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Paragraph 11C (2) (b)

omit

the Emergency Forces or the Reserve Forces

insert

the Reserves

[2]           Regulation 58A

substitute

58A         Definition for Part 12A

                In this Part:

member means a member of the Defence Force (including the Reserves) rendering continuous full-time service.

[3]           Subregulation 68 (2)

omit

the Emergency Forces or the Reserve Forces

insert

the Reserves

[4]           Paragraph 72A (1) (b)

substitute

               (b)    the payment of allowances or other pecuniary benefits, not being allowances or benefits by way of remuneration, to or in respect of members or cadets, including the payment of additional compensation to members of the Reserves to whom compensation is payable under the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988;


 

Schedule 2        Amendments of Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Regulations

(regulation 4)

  

[1]           Paragraph 20 (1) (c)

after

Permanent Military Forces

insert

or the Permanent Forces

[2]           Subregulation 20 (4)

after

the Australian Regular Army

insert

, or an officer in a part of the Permanent Forces other than the Australian Army,

[3]           Paragraph 21 (1) (a)

omit

Permanent Military Forces

insert

Permanent Forces


 

Schedule 3        Amendments of Defence (Inquiry) Regulations 1985

(regulation 5)

  

[1]           Subregulation 53 (2)

omit

the Reserve Forces

insert

the Reserves

[2]           Subregulation 53 (3)

omit

the Reserve Forces

insert

the Reserves


 

Schedule 4        Amendments of Defence (Prohibited Words and Letters) Regulations 1957

(regulation 6)

  

[1]           Paragraph 2 (a)

omit

the Schedule,

insert

Schedule 1,

[2]           Paragraph 2 (b)

omit

the Schedule,

insert

Schedule 1,

[3]           Subregulation 3 (1)

omit

the Schedule

insert

Schedule 1

[4]           Regulation 4

substitute

4              Consent

         (1)   The Minister may:

                (a)    consent to the use of the word, words or group of letters; or

               (b)    refuse the application.

         (2)   The Minister must have regard to the following matters when considering the application:

                (a)    the purposes, constitution and structure of the applicant;

               (b)    the trade, business, calling or profession of the applicant;

                (c)    the financial resources of the applicant, to the extent that those resources affect its ability to use the words or group of letters in its trade, business, calling or profession;

               (d)    if the applicant has previously received a consent under these Regulations — the way in which the applicant used the words or group of letters to which the consent related;

                (e)    the period for which consent is sought.

         (3)   The Minister may have regard to other matters, relating to the protection and use of the words or group of letters to which the application relates, when considering the application.

         (4)   Consent may be given subject to conditions about the following matters:

                (a)    notifying the Minister about any change to:

                          (i)    the purposes, constitution or structure of the organisation or body; or

                         (ii)    the trade, business, calling or profession of the applicant; or

                        (iii)    any other matter, to the extent that the change may affect the ability of the organisation or body to use the words or group of letters in its trade, business, calling or profession;

               (b)    the period for which consent is given;

                (c)    the way in which the applicant may, or may not, use the words or group of letters to which the consent relates;

               (d)    the protection and use of the words or group of letters to which the consent relates.

         (5)   Application may be made to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal for review of a decision to refuse an application for consent, or a decision relating to a condition.

[5]           Schedule

substitute

Schedule 1        Prohibited words and letters

(regulation 2)

Part 1          Australian Navy

 

Item

Prohibited words

Prohibited letters

101

Australian Navy

 

102

Her Majesty’s Australian Ship

HMAS

103

Her Majesty’s Australian Ships

HMA Ships

104

Naval

 

105

Naval Emergency Reserve Forces

NERF

106

Naval Forces

 

107

Naval Reserve

 

108

Navy

 

109

Permanent Naval Forces

 

110

Royal Australian Navy

RAN

111

Royal Australian Naval Reserve

RANR

112

Royal Australian Fleet Reserve

RAFR

Part 2          Australian Army

 

Item

Prohibited words

Prohibited letters

201

Australian Army

 

202

Australian Army Reserve

 

203

Australian Flying Corps

AFC

204

Australian Imperial Forces

AIF

205

Australian Military Forces

AMF

206

Australian Regular Army

ARA

207

Army Reserve

 

208

Permanent Military Forces

 

209

Regular Army

 

210

Regular Army Emergency Reserve

 

211

Regular Army Supplement

 

Part 3          Australian Air Force

 

Item

Prohibited words

Prohibited letters

301

Air Force

 

302

Air Force Reserve

 

303

Air Force Emergency Force

AFEF

304

Australian Air Force Reserve

AAFR

305

Permanent Air Force

PAF

306

Royal Australian Air Force

RAAF

Part 4          Words applicable to more than 1 Service

 

Item

Prohibited words

Prohibited letters

401

Active Reserve

 

402

Australian Defence Force

ADF

403

Australian Defence Force Reserves

 

404

Defence Force

 

405

Defence Force Reserves

 

406

Defence Reserves

 

407

High Readiness Active Reserve

 

408

High Readiness Reserve

 

409

High Readiness Specialist Reserve

 

410

Permanent Forces

 

411

Reserve Forces

 

412

Specialist Reserve

 

413

Standby Reserve

 


                                                                                                                                     

Notes

1.       These Regulations amend (in Schedule 1) Statutory Rules 1952 No. 29, as amended by 1953 Nos. 61 and 62; 1958 No. 38; 1963 No. 133; 1968 No. 14; 1976 Nos. 52 and 106; 1980 Nos. 95 and 244; 1981 Nos. 177 and 352; 1982 No. 271; 1983 No. 129; 1984 No. 392; 1985 Nos. 88, 118, 131, 156, 235 and 331; 1986 No. 101; 1987 No. 113; 1988 Nos. 58, 89, 321 and 322; 1989 Nos. 203, 275, 290 and 302; 1990 No. 92; 1995 Nos. 51 and 69; 1996 No. 177; 1997 Nos. 40 and 257; 1998 Nos. 5 and 63; 1999 Nos. 117 and 235; 2000 Nos. 82 and 263; 2001 No. 305.

          These Regulations also amend (in Schedule 2) Statutory Rules 1949 No. 60, as amended by 1950 No. 14; 1951 No. 1 11; 1954 Nos. 14 and 45; 1956 No. 25; 1959 No. 104; 1964 Nos. 84, 114 and 162; 1965 Nos. 6,37 and 161; 1966 Nos. 39, 97 and 134; 1967 No. 26; 1968 No. 80; 1969 Nos. 8, 48 and 130; 1970 Nos. 55 and 161; 1971 Nos. 66, 71, 74 and 127; 1972 Nos. 34, 140, 152 and 157; 1976 No. 28; 1992 No. 93.

          These Regulations also amend (in Schedule 3) Statutory Rules 1985 No. 114, as amended by 1987 No. 36; 1990 Nos. 10 and 207; 1997 No. 43; 2000 No. 327; 2001 No. 278.

          These Regulations also amend (in Schedule 4) Statutory Rules 1957 No. 16, as amended by 1976 No. 51; 1981 No. 102; 1990 No. 378; 2000 No. 41; 2001 No. 305.

2.       Notified in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 21 November 2002.