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SLI 2009 No. 323 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Defence Force Discipline Regulations 1985 to enable a summary authority to try offences relating to misuse of Commonwealth credit cards, including Defence Purchasing Cards and, more significantly, Defence Travel Cards.
Administered by: Defence
General Comments: This instrument was deemed to have been tabled in the House of Representatives on Thursday 26 November 2009. The House of Representatives sitting day that began on 26 November 2009 was not adjourned until Wednesday 2 December 2009. Under standing orders, a sitting day continues until the House adjourns. As a result, all instruments tabled from Thursday 26 November 2009 until Wednesday 2 December 2009 are deemed by the House of Representatives to have been tabled on Thursday 26 November 2009.
Registered 27 Nov 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Nov-2009
Tabled Senate01-Dec-2009
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Defence (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Defence Force Discipline Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2009 No. 323

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 Defence Force Discipline Act 1982.

Dated 25 November 2009



By Her Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Defence Force Discipline Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Defence Force Discipline Regulations 1985

                Schedule 1 amends the Defence Force Discipline Regulations 1985.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)


[1]           Paragraph 44 (a)


                (a)    a service offence for which a person is liable for more than 2 years imprisonment, other than:

                          (i)    an offence to which subsection 43 (1) or section 47C, 47P, 48 or 52 of the Act applies; or

                         (ii)    an offence against section 61 of the Act for which the relevant Territory offence is an offence against section 60 of the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997;


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