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Legal Services Amendment Direction 2012 (No. 2)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2012L01652
  • No longer in force
Directions/Other as made
This direction amends the Legal Services Directions 2005 to support the changes made by the Parliamentary Counsel and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012, which transfer functions from the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing within the Attorney-General's Department to the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 03 Aug 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Aug-2012
Tabled Senate14-Aug-2012
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

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Legal Services Amendment Direction 2012 (No. 2)1

Judiciary Act 1903

I, Nicola Roxon, Attorney-General, make the following direction under section 55ZF of the Judiciary Act 1903.

Dated 17 July 2012

Nicola Roxon


1              Name of direction

                This direction is the Legal Services Amendment Direction 2012 (No. 2).

2              Commencement

                This direction commences on the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Parliamentary Counsel and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012.

3              Amendment of Legal Services Directions 2005

                Schedule 1 amends the Legal Services Directions 2005.


Schedule 1        Amendment

(section 3)

  

[1]           Appendix A, paragraph 3

substitute

Drafting work

3              Drafting work is tied so that only the Office of Parliamentary Counsel is to undertake, or arrange for, the drafting of the following:

                (a)    government Bills;

               (b)    government amendments of Bills;

                (c)    regulations;

               (d)    Ordinances and regulations of non‑self‑governing Territories;

                (e)    other legislative instruments made or approved by the Governor‑General.


Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See www.comlaw.gov.au.