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SLI 2008 No. 78 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Torres Strait Regional Authority (Election of Officeholders) Regulations (the Regulations) to include the year in the citation and to reflect changes to the legislative regime governing the membership of the Torres Strait Regional Authority. These Regulations also remove obsolete and inoperative provisions from the Regulations resulting from the repeal of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Act 1989 and its replacement by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005.
Administered by: Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Registered 16 May 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-May-2008
Tabled Senate16-Jun-2008
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Spent and Redundant Instruments Repeal Regulation 2014

Torres Strait Regional Authority (Election of Officeholders) Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 78

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 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005.

Dated 15 May 2008

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

JENNY MACKLIN


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Torres Strait Regional Authority (Election of Officeholders) Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Torres Strait Regional Authority (Election of Officeholders) Regulations

                Schedule 1 amends the Torres Strait Regional Authority (Election of Officeholders) Regulations.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Regulation 1, including the note

substitute

1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Torres Strait Regional Authority (Election of Officeholders) Regulations 1997.

[2]           Regulation 2, definition of Act

substitute

Act means the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005.

[3]           Regulation 2, definitions of Island Council and Torres Strait Commissioner

omit

[4]           Regulation 4

omit

[5]           Subregulation 5 (1)

substitute

         (1)   The TSRA must give the Australian Electoral Commission the following information within 7 days after the declaration of the result of an election under rule 99 of the TSRA election rules:

                (a)    the name of each member of the TSRA;

               (b)    the postal address of each member of the TSRA last known to the TSRA.


Note

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