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Chancellorship Statute 2005

Authoritative Version
200500925 Statutes as made
The Statute prescribes in relation to the office of Chancellor: tenure of office, method of resignation and certain presiding duties.
Administered by: Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 6
Registered 20 Jun 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR21-Jun-2005
Tabled Senate22-Jun-2005
Date of repeal 15 Dec 2012
Repealed by Chancellorship Statute 2012







The Council of the Australian National University makes the following Statute under section 50 of the Australian National University Act 1991.


Dated: 10 June 2005.






Peter Baume AO



1       Name of Statute

1.1        This Statute is the Chancellorship Statute 2005.

2       Commencement

2.1        This Statute commences on the day after it is registered.

3       Tenure of office

3.1        The Chancellor holds office for a period of 3 years and is eligible for reappointment.

4       Resignation

4.1        The Chancellor may resign office by notice in writing under his or her hand to the Council delivered to the Vice-Chancellor.

5       Chancellor to preside on ceremonial occasions

5.1        The Chancellor must preside on ceremonial occasions at which the Chancellor is present.

6       Repeal

6.1        The Chancellorship Statute, as amended and in force immediately before the commencement of this Statute, is repealed.