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Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2011L00586
  • No longer in force
SLI 2011 No. 45 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Criminal Code regulations 2002 to prescribe four drugs and one precursor, and threshold quantities of those substances, under the Criminal Code Regulations 2002 for the purpose of Part 9.1 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth), for 12 months.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 08 Apr 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-May-2011
Tabled Senate10-May-2011
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2011 No. 45

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 Criminal Code Act 1995.

Dated 7 April 2011

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

BRENDAN O’CONNOR


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Criminal Code Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Criminal Code Regulations 2002

                Schedule 1 amends the Criminal Code Regulations 2002.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(regulation 3)

 

[1]           Before regulation 5 in Part 3

insert

5AA        Controlled drugs and controlled precursors

         (1)   For subsection 301.1 (1) of the Code, each substance mentioned in Part 1 of Schedule 1A is a controlled drug.

         (2)   For subsection 301.2 (1) of the Code, each substance mentioned in Part 2 of Schedule 1A is a controlled precursor.

         (3)   For subsection 301.3 (1) of the Code, each substance mentioned in Part 3 of Schedule 1A is a border controlled drug.

         (4)   For subsection 301.4 (1) of the Code, each substance mentioned in Part 4 of Schedule 1A is a border controlled precursor.

5AB        Commercial, marketable and trafficable quantities

                For section 301.5 of the Code:

                (a)    the quantity of a controlled drug or a border controlled drug that is a commercial, marketable or trafficable quantity is the amount mentioned for the drug in Schedule 1A; and

               (b)    the quantity of a controlled precursor or border controlled precursor that is a commercial or marketable quantity is the amount mentioned for the precursor in Schedule 1A.

5AC        Ceasing provision

                Regulations 5AA, 5AB and Schedule 1A cease to have effect 12 months after they commence.

[2]           After Schedule 1

insert

Schedule 1A      Serious drug offences

(regulations 5A, 5B and 5C)

Part 1          Controlled drugs

Item

Controlled drug

Trafficable quantity (grams)

Marketable quantity (grams)

Commercial quantity (kilograms)

1

4-methylmethcathinone

2.0

250.0

0.75

2

Benzylpiperazine

2.0

250.0

0.75

3

Ketamine

3.0

500.0

1.0

4

Methcathinone

2.0

250.0

0.75

Part 2          Controlled precursor

Item

Controlled precursor

Marketable quantity (grams)

Commercial quantity (kilograms)

1

Phenylpropanolamine

400.0

1.2

Part 3          Border controlled drugs

Item

Border controlled drug

Marketable quantity (grams)

Commercial quantity (kilograms)

1

4-methylmethcathinone

2.0

0.75

2

Benzylpiperazine

2.0

0.75

3

Ketamine

3.0

1.0

4

Methcathinone

2.0

0.75

Part 4          Border controlled precursor

Item

Border controlled precursor

Marketable quantity (grams)

Commercial quantity (kilograms)

1

Phenylpropanolamine

3.2

1.2

 


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.