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SLI 2012 No. 187 Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Airports (Environment Protection) Regulations 1997 to include minor technical amendments to ease readability, and updating of references to other legislation.
Administered by: Infrastructure and Transport
General Comments: The previous Explanatory Statement contained errors and has been replaced. The previous Explanatory Statement now appears as Supporting Material.
Made 02 Aug 2012
Registered 08 Aug 2012
Tabled HR 14 Aug 2012
Tabled Senate 14 Aug 2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Infrastructure and Regional Development (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

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Airports (Environment Protection) Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 187

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 Airports Act 1996.

Dated 2 August 2012

QUENTIN BRYCE

Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

ANTHONY ALBANESE


1              Name of regulation

                This regulation is the Airports (Environment Protection) Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This regulation commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Amendment of Airports (Environment Protection) Regulations 1997

                Schedule 1 amends the Airports (Environment Protection) Regulations 1997.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

 

[1]           Regulation 1.03A

omit

131A (b)

insert

131A (1) (b)

[2]           Subregulation 1.05 (1), definition of site of indigenous significance

omit

[3]           Subregulation 1.05 (1), after definition of water pollution

insert

Note   Several other words and expressions used in these Regulations have the meaning given by section 5 of the Act. For example:

·      airport lease

·      airport-lessee company

·      airport-management company

·      airport site

·      environment strategy.

[4]           Part 3

omit

[5]           Paragraphs 4.04 (1) (b) and (c)

substitute

               (b)    there are no adverse consequences for:

                          (i)    a species or ecological community listed as threatened under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999; or

                        (iii)    sites of indigenous significance on the airport site; and

                (c)    if it is reasonably discoverable that, at the airport site, there is a listed threatened species or ecological community—the operation, or other work, is not inconsistent with action intended to lessen the threat to the species or ecological community; and

[6]           Subregulation 4.04 (2)

omit

Endangered Species Act 1992

insert

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999.

[7]           Paragraph 5.04 (2) (c) and 5.09 (2) (g)

omit

draft, or final, environment strategy, as the case may be; and

insert

environment strategy; and

[8]           Paragraph 6.02 (2) (a)

omit

regulation 3.09

insert

subregulation 5.02B (5) of the Airports Regulations 1997

[9]           Paragraph 6.02 (2) (b)

omit

paragraph 3.09 (d)

insert

paragraph 5.02B (5) (d) of the Airports Regulations 1997

[10]         Subregulation 6.02 (4)

omit

[11]         Paragraph 6.03 (1) (a)

omit

paragraph 6.02 (3)

insert

subregulation 6.02 (3)

[12]         Paragraph 6.07 (1) (b)

omit

paragraph 116 (2) (b) or (3) (b)

insert

subparagraph 71 (2) (h) (ii) or (3) (h) (ii)

[13]         Schedule 4, paragraphs 2.05 (2) (b) and (3) (e) and subparagraph 4.01 (2) (b) (ii)

omit

final environment strategy

insert

final master plan


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.