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Regulations as made
This regulation amends the Water Regulations 2008 to reduce the regulatory burden imposed on certain water information providers by changing water information requirements in the Water Regulations 2008.
Administered by: Agriculture and Water Resources
Registered 18 Apr 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR19-Apr-2016
Tabled Senate19-Apr-2016
Date of repeal 20 Apr 2016
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

 

Water Amendment (Water Information) Regulation 2016 (No. 1)

I, General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation.

Dated 14 April 2016

Peter Cosgrove

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Barnaby Joyce

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Water Regulations 2008                                                                                                                       2

 


1  Name

                   This is the Water Amendment (Water Information) Regulation 2016 (No. 1).

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

19 April 2016

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Water Act 2007.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Water Regulations 2008

1  Subregulation 7.04(1) (table item 4)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

4

E

5a‑5ac, 5b, 5d, 5e and 6b‑6d

 

2  Part 1 of Schedule 2 (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Item

Subcategories of water information

Time

1

1a, 1b, 3e, 4a, 4b, 4c, 4d, 4e, 4f, 4g, 4h, 4i, 4j, 9a

Daily

2

6b, 6c

Weekly

3

2a, 2b

Calendar monthly

4

2c, 3f, 5a, 5aa, 5ab, 5ac, 5b, 5d, 5e, 5f, 5g, 5ga, 5h, 5i, 6a, 6e, 6f, 6g, 9b, 9c, 9d, 9e, 9f, 9g, 9ga, 9h

Yearly

5

6d, 8a

When the announcement is made

 

3  Part 4 of Schedule 2 (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Item

Subcategories of water information

Time

1

6b, 6c

Weekly

2

5a, 5aa, 5ab, 5ac, 5b, 5d, 5e

Yearly

3

6d

When the announcement is made

 

4  Part 7 of Schedule 3 (table item dealing with subcategory number 6a)

Repeal the item, substitute:

 

6a

Water access rights