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Norfolk Island Regulations 2011

Authoritative Version
SLI 2011 No. 175 Regulations as made
These Regulations provide that there is to be a Commonwealth Financial Officer for Norfolk Island.
Administered by: Infrastructure and Regional Development
Made 29 Sep 2011
Registered 05 Oct 2011
Tabled HR 11 Oct 2011
Tabled Senate 11 Oct 2011
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms

Norfolk Island Regulations 20111

Select Legislative Instrument 2011 No. 175

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 Norfolk Island Act 1979.

Dated 29 September 2011

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor‑General

By Her Excellency’s Command

SIMON CREAN


Contents

Part 1                          Preliminary

                        1      Name of Regulations                                                       2

                        2      Commencement                                                              2

                        3      Definition                                                                        2

Part 2                          Commonwealth Financial Officer

                        4      Commonwealth Financial Officer for Norfolk Island           3

                        5      Appointment requirements                                               3

                        6      Commonwealth Financial Officer may access, copy or take extracts 3

 

 


Part 1                 Preliminary

  

1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Norfolk Island Regulations 2011.

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Definition

                In these Regulations:

Act means the Norfolk Island Act 1979.


Part 2                 Commonwealth Financial Officer

  

4              Commonwealth Financial Officer for Norfolk Island

                For subsection 51D (1) of the Act, there is to be a Commonwealth Financial Officer for Norfolk Island.

5              Appointment requirements

                For subsection 51D (2) of the Act, the Commonwealth Financial Officer for Norfolk Island is to:

                (a)    be appointed by the Governor‑General; and

               (b)    hold office during the pleasure of the Governor‑General.

6              Commonwealth Financial Officer may access, copy or take extracts

                For subsection 51D (3) of the Act, the Commonwealth Financial Officer for Norfolk Island is entitled:

                (a)    at all reasonable times to full and free access to all accounts, records, documents and papers relating directly or indirectly to:

                          (i)    the receipt or payment of money by the Administration or a Territory authority; or

                         (ii)    the acquisition, receipt, custody or disposal of assets by the Administration or a Territory authority; and

               (b)    to make copies of, or take extracts from, any accounts, records, documents or papers mentioned in paragraph (a).

Note   For the definitions of Administration and Territory authority, see subsection 4 (1) of the Act.


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.