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This instrument provides for certain breath alcohol screening devices to be “approved screening devices” for the use of tests permitted under the Australian Federal Police Act 1979.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 10 Mar 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Mar-2021
Tabled Senate15-Mar-2021

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Australian Federal Police (Approval of Screening Devices) Instrument 2021

I, Peter Dutton, Minister for Home Affairs, make this instrument under section 40R of the Australian Federal Police Act 1979 (the Act).

Dated         3 March 2021                   

Peter Dutton

Minister for Home Affairs

 

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Australian Federal Police (Approval of Screening Devices) Instrument 2021.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

Revocation

                   Australian Federal Police Act 1979 - Section 40R - Approval of Screening Device (09/06/2011) is revoked.

Approved screening devices

                   For subsection 40R(1) of the Act, each of the following devices is an approved screening device:

                     (a)  the Lion Alcolmeter SD-400 breath screening device;

                     (b)  the Alcolizer LE breath screening device;

                     (c)  a device that is exhaled into and has been approved for the purpose of indicating whether alcohol is present in the blood of a person:

                              (i)  under the law of a state or territory in which the breath screen is conducted; or

                             (ii)  in an external territory or a foreign country under the law of a state or territory.