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Proceeds of Crime Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 4)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2006L03303
  • No longer in force
SLI 2006 No. 257 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Proceeds of Crime Regulations 2002 to specify the Australian Taxation Office as a revenue agency under paragraph (b) of the definition of enforcement agency in Section 338 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 and to specify certain employees of the Australian Taxation Office as authorised officers for the purposes of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 04 Oct 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Oct-2006
Tabled Senate10-Oct-2006
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Proceeds of Crime Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 4)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2006 No. 257

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.

Dated 4 October 2006

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

CHRISTOPHER MARTIN ELLISON


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Proceeds of Crime Amendment Regulations 2006 (No. 4).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Proceeds of Crime Regulations 2002

                Schedule 1 amends the Proceeds of Crime Regulations 2002.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           After regulation 3

insert

3A           Meaning of authorised officer

         (1)   Subject to subregulation (2), for paragraph (e) of the definition of authorised officer in section 338 of the Act, a person engaged under the Public Service Act 1999 who is performing duties in the Australian Taxation Office and who is authorised by the Commissioner of Taxation for the purposes of that paragraph is specified for the purposes of the Act.

         (2)   Subregulation (1) does not apply to the use of the term ‘authorised officer’ in:

                (a)    Part 3‑5 of the Act (except section 225); or

               (b)    the definition of executing officer in section 338 of the Act.

         (3)   To avoid doubt, subregulation (1) applies to the use of the term ‘authorised officer’ in the definition of person assisting in section 338 of the Act.

[2]           After regulation 4

insert

4A           Meaning of enforcement agency

         (1)   Subject to subregulation (2), for paragraph (b) of the definition of enforcement agency in section 338 of the Act, the Australian Taxation Office is specified as a revenue agency for the purposes of the Act.

         (2)   Subregulation (1) does not apply to the use of the term ‘enforcement agency’ in section 254 of the Act.


Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See www.frli.gov.au.