Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

Primary content

SLI 2008 No. 136 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations 1995 to make minor administrative amendments to existing regulatory arrangements for methyl bromide supply, the refrigeration and air conditioning, and fire protection sectors.
Administered by: Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts
Made 24 Jun 2008
Registered 25 Jun 2008
Tabled HR 26 Aug 2008
Tabled Senate 26 Aug 2008
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2008 No. 136

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 Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989.

Dated 24 June 2008

P. M. JEFFERY

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

PETER ROBERT GARRETT


Contents

                        1     Name of Regulations                                                        2

                        2     Commencement                                                              2

                        3     Amendment of Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations 1995                                                                                      2

Schedule 1             Amendments commencing on day after registration     3

Schedule 2             Amendments commencing on 1 January 2009              3

 

 


 

1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Amendment Regulations 2008 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence as follows:

                 (a)     on the day after they are registered — regulations 1 to 3 and Schedule 1;

                (b)     on 1 January 2009 — Schedule 2.

3              Amendment of Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations 1995

                Schedules 1 and 2 amend the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Regulations 1995.


Schedule 1        Amendments commencing on day after registration

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           After subregulation 111 (1)

insert

      (1A)   A person commits an offence if the person:

                (a)    holds a refrigerant handling licence; and

               (b)    carries out refrigerant handling work that the person is not entitled to carry out under the item in column 3 of Table 131 that corresponds to the item in column 2 of Table 131 that describes the kind of refrigerant handling licence held by the licensee.

Penalty:   10 penalty units.

[2]           Subregulation 111 (3)

after

(1)

insert

or (1A)

[3]           After subregulation 123 (2)

insert

         (3)   The Minister may delegate his or her powers under this regulation to an SES employee or acting SES employee in the Department.

         (4)   In exercising powers under a delegation, the delegate must comply with any directions of the Minister.

[4]           Subparagraph 135 (1) (c) (ii)

omit

facility.

insert

facility; and

[5]           After paragraph 135 (1) (c)

insert

               (d)    in handling refrigerants, only carries out refrigerant handling work that the licensee is entitled to carry out under the item in column 3 of Table 131 that corresponds to the item in column 2 of Table 131 that describes the kind of refrigerant handling licence held by the licensee.

[6]           Table 135, item 34

substitute

34

 

The Australian Automotive Code of Practice for the Control of Refrigerant Gases during Manufacture, Installation, Servicing or Decommissioning of Motor Vehicle Air Conditioners

[7]           Regulation 200, definition of approved form

omit

Secretary

insert

Minister

[8]           Regulations 241, 242, 243, 244 and 245

omit each mention of

Secretary

insert

Minister

[9]           Regulation 245, note

omit

[10]         After regulation 245

insert

246         Delegation

         (1)   The Minister may delegate his or her powers and functions under this Division to an SES employee or acting SES employee in the Department.

         (2)   In exercising powers or functions under a delegation, the delegate must comply with any directions of the Minister.

Note    Regulation numbers 247 to 300 are intentionally not used.

[11]         After subregulation 315 (2)

insert

         (3)   The Minister may delegate his or her powers under this regulation to an SES employee or acting SES employee in the Department.

         (4)   In exercising powers under a delegation, the delegate must comply with any directions of the Minister.

Schedule 2        Amendments commencing on 1 January 2009

(regulation 3)

  

[1]           Regulation 200, definition of Non‑QPS Exemption List, paragraph (d)

omit

2008.

insert

2008; and

[2]           Regulation 200, definition of Non‑QPS Exemption List, after paragraph (d)

insert

                (e)    for the year 2009 — the document called Exemption List for Non‑QPS Applications of Methyl Bromide in 2009, published by the Department, as in force on 1 January 2009.

[3]           Subregulation 213 (6), definition of Non‑QPS Intermediate Supplier List, paragraph (d)

omit

2008.

insert

2008; and

[4]           Subregulation 213 (6), definition of Non‑QPS Intermediate Supplier List, after paragraph (d)

insert

                (e)    for the year 2009 — the document called Intermediate Supplier List for Non‑QPS Applications of Methyl Bromide in 2009, published by the Department, as in force on 1 January 2009.


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.