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SLI 2009 No. 251 Rules/Court & Tribunal Rules as made
These Rules amend the Federal Court (Corporations) Rules 2000 by amending rule 15A.5 so that it is consistent with the terms of articles 19 and 21 of the Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law which operates in Australia pursuant to the Cross-Border Insolvency Act 2009 (Cth).
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 06 Oct 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR19-Oct-2009
Tabled Senate26-Oct-2009
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Federal Court (Corporations) Amendment Rules 2009 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2009 No. 251

We, Judges of the Federal Court of Australia, make the following Rules of Court under the Federal Court of Australia Act 1976.

Dated 29 September 2009

M.E.J. BLACK C.J.

J.E.J. SPENDER J.

P.R.A. GRAY J.

D.M. RYAN J.

T. J. HIGGINS J.

M.F. MOORE J.

K.E. LINDGREN J.

P.D. FINN J.

R.A. SUNDBERG J.

A.M. NORTH J.

J.R. MANSFIELD J.

A.R. EMMETT J.

J.A. DOWSETT J.

S.C. KENNY J.

M.A. STONE J.

P.M. JACOBSON J.

A.C. BENNETT J.

B.T. LANDER

A.N. SIOPIS J.

R.F. EDMONDS J.

P.R. GRAHAM J.

A.P. GREENWOOD J.

S.D. RARES J.

B. COLLIER J.

D.A. COWDROY J.

A.J. BESANKO J.

C.N. JESSUP J.

R.R.S. TRACEY J.

J.E. MIDDLETON J.

R.J. BUCHANAN J.

J. GILMOUR J.

M.M. GORDON J.

J.A. LOGAN J.

G.A. FLICK J.

N.W. McKERRACHER J.

J.E. REEVES J.

N. PERRAM J.

J.M. JAGOT J.

L.G. FOSTER J.

M.L. BARKER J.

 

 

 

 

 

Judges of the Federal

Court of Australia

W.G. Soden
Registrar


1              Name of Rules

                These Rules are the Federal Court (Corporations) Amendment Rules 2009 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Rules commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Federal Court (Corporations) Rules 2000

                Schedule 1 amends the Federal Court (Corporations) Rules 2000.


Schedule 1        Amendment

(rule 3)

 

[1]           Rule 15A.5

substitute

15A.5      Official liquidator’s consent to act

                If an application is made for an order:

                (a)    under article 19 or 21 of the Model Law to entrust the administration or realisation of all or part of the debtor’s assets to a person designated by the Court (other than the foreign representative); or

               (b)    under article 21 to entrust the distribution of all or part of the debtor’s assets to a person designated by the Court (other than the foreign representative);

then, unless the Court otherwise orders, the person must:

                (c)    be an official liquidator; and

               (d)    have filed a Consent to Act, in accordance with Form 19, that specifies an address for service for the person within Australia.


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.