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These regulations repeal and remake the Australian Crime Commission Establishment (Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2003 to ensure that the Australian Crime Commission (presently, the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission) can continue to vary or revoke non-publication directions in force, as necessary, and with due consideration of the implications of the direction upon affected persons.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 25 Feb 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Feb-2020
Tabled Senate27-Feb-2020
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Australian Crime Commission Establishment Regulations 2020

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 20 February 2020

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

5............ Definitions..................................................................................................................... 1

6............ Non‑publication directions............................................................................................ 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Australian Crime Commission Establishment (Transitional Provisions) Regulations 2003  3

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Australian Crime Commission Establishment Regulations 2020.

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.

26 February 2020

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 item 326 of Schedule 1 to the Australian Crime Commission Establishment Act 2002.

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.

5  Definitions

                   In this instrument:

CEO has the meaning given by the Australian Crime Commission Act 2002.

NCA Act has the meaning given by item 308 of Schedule 1 to the Australian Crime Commission Establishment Act 2002.

6  Non‑publication directions

             (1)  This section applies to a direction that:

                     (a)  was given under subsection 25(9) or 25A(12) of the NCA Act; and

                     (b)  was in force immediately before the commencement of this section.

             (2)  Subject to subsection (3), the CEO may, in writing, vary or revoke the direction.

             (3)  The CEO must not vary or revoke the direction if to do so might prejudice:

                     (a)  the safety or reputation of a person; or

                     (b)  the fair trial of a person who has been or may be charged with an offence.