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SLI 2009 No. 122 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005 to insert transitional provisions relating to the introduction of a new scheme to permit a broader range of unclassified films and computer games, other than those likely to be classified X 18+ or RC - Refused Classification, to be advertised, subject to conditions set out in a new legislative instrument.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 25 Jun 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-Aug-2009
Tabled Senate11-Aug-2009
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2009 No. 122

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995.

Dated 24 June 2009

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

BRENDAN O’CONNOR


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on 1 July 2009.

3              Amendment of Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005

                Schedule 1 amends the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Regulations 2005.


Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)

 

[1]           After regulation 21

insert

22            Advertising of unclassified films and unclassified computer games — transitional

         (1)   For this regulation:

exempt film means a film granted a certificate of exemption  under the Classification (Advertising for Unclassified Films) Instrument 2005 before 1 July 2009.

new scheme means the scheme established by the Classification (Advertising of Unclassified Films and Computer Games Scheme) Determination 2009.

previous scheme means the scheme established by the Classification (Advertising for Unclassified Films) Instrument 2005.

         (2)   On or after 1 July 2009, a film that was an exempt film under the previous scheme:

                (a)    may be advertised, or continue to be advertised, in accordance with the previous scheme; or

               (b)    may be advertised in accordance with the new scheme.


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.