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These regulations amend the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Regulations 2017 to clarify the matters to which an eligible Judge or nominated Administrative Affairs Tribunal member must have regard under paragraphs 46(2)(fa) and (g) and paragraphs 46A(2)(fa) and (g) of the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 when deciding whether to issue a warrant.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 02 Dec 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Dec-2019
Tabled Senate04-Dec-2019
To be repealed 26 Mar 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Form of Warrants No. 2) Regulations 2019

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 28 November 2019

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Peter Dutton

Minister for Home Affairs

 

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Regulations 2017                                             2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Form of Warrants No. 2) Regulations 2019.

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.

3 December 2019

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 Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979.

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

  

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Regulations 2017

1  Schedule 1 (at the end of paragraph (2)(e) of item 1 of Forms 1, 2, 3 and 4)

Add:

                       ; *(vii)  [if the applicant agency is an interception agency of Victoria] any submissions made by the Victorian PIM under section 44A of the Act to me;

                        *(viii)  [if the applicant agency is an interception agency of Queensland] any submissions made by the Queensland PIM under section 45 of the Act to me.