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SLI 2012 No. 179 Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Legislative Instruments Regulations 2004 to support changes made by the Parliamentary Counsel and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012, which transfer functions from the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing to the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 06 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Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

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Legislative Instruments Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 179

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.

Dated 2 August 2012

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

NICOLA ROXON


1              Name of regulation

                This regulation is the Legislative Instruments Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

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

3              Amendment of Legislative Instruments Regulations 2004

                Schedule 1 amends the Legislative Instruments Regulations 2004.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

 

[1]           Subregulations 4 (2) and (3)

substitute

         (2)   An electronic document is lodged if:

                (a)    it is in any of the following word processing or data formats:

                          (i)    Microsoft Word 97 or later version;

                         (ii)    rich text format;

                        (iii)    another format agreed, in writing, by the First Parliamentary Counsel; and

               (b)    it is given to the First Parliamentary Counsel:

                          (i)    through the electronic lodgement facility at https://lodgment.frli.gov.au; or

                         (ii)    in another way agreed, in writing, by the First Parliamentary Counsel.

         (3)   A non‑electronic document is lodged if it is:

                (a)    delivered to the Office of Parliamentary Counsel at 63 Denison Street, Deakin ACT 2600; or

               (b)    posted to the Office of Parliamentary Counsel at Locked Bag 30, Kingston ACT 2604; or

                (c)    delivered, posted or otherwise given to the First Parliamentary Counsel in a way agreed, in writing, by the First Parliamentary Counsel.   

[2]           Regulation 5

omit

Secretary

insert

First Parliamentary Counsel


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.