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Regulations as made
These regulations prescribe Australian Capital Territory enactments that bind the Crown in right of the Commonwealth.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Registered 26 Jul 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Aug-2021
Tabled Senate03-Aug-2021

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Australian Capital Territory (Self‑Government) Regulations 2021

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 23 July 2021

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Nola Marino

Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories
Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development

 

 

 

  

  

  


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                                                        1

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

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

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

4............ Schedule 1..................................................................................................................... 1

Part 2—Enactments that bind the Crown in right of the Commonwealth                   2

5............ Enactments that bind the Crown in right of the Commonwealth.................................... 2

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                                                       3

Australian Capital Territory (Self‑Government) Regulations 1989                                            3

 


Part 1Preliminary

  

1  Name

                   This instrument is the Australian Capital Territory (Self‑Government) Regulations 2021.

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.

27 July 2021

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 Australian Capital Territory (Self‑Government) Act 1988.

4  Schedule 1

                   Each instrument that is specified in Schedule 1 to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in that Schedule, and any other item in that Schedule has effect according to its terms.

Part 2Enactments that bind the Crown in right of the Commonwealth

  

5  Enactments that bind the Crown in right of the Commonwealth

             (1)  For the purposes of section 27 of the Australian Capital Territory (Self‑Government) Act 1988, each of the following enactments binds the Crown in right of the Commonwealth if the enactment would do so apart from that section:

                     (a)  the Adoption Act 1993 (ACT);

                     (b)  the Commercial Arbitration Act 2017 (ACT);

                     (c)  the Common Boundaries Act 1981 (ACT);

                     (d)  the Dangerous Substances Act 2004 (ACT);

                     (e)  the Domestic Animals Act 2000 (ACT);

                      (f)  the Environment Protection Act 1997 (ACT);

                     (g)  the Limitation Act 1985 (ACT);

                     (h)  the Machinery Act 1949 (ACT);

                      (i)  the Nature Conservation Act 2014 (ACT);

                      (j)  the Road Transport (General) Act 1999 (ACT);

                     (k)  the Sale of Goods (Vienna Convention) Act 1987 (ACT);

                      (l)  the Scaffolding and Lifts Act 1912 (ACT);

                    (m)  the Water Resources Act 2007 (ACT).

             (2)  However, nothing in an enactment specified in subsection (1) makes the Crown in right of the Commonwealth liable to be prosecuted for an offence.


Schedule 1Repeals

  

Australian Capital Territory (Self‑Government) Regulations 1989

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.