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This instrument amends the Biosecurity (Emergency Requirements—Remote Communities) Determination (No. 1) 2022 to determine requirements to prevent or control the entry or spread of COVID 19 in designated areas. Remote communities’ requirements prevent a person from entering a designated area unless they meet the criteria set out in section 5 of the instrument. The remote communities’ requirements also prevent a person from leaving a designated area unless they meet the criteria set out in section 7 of the instrument.
Administered by: Health
General Comments: This instrument was registered at 9.32 pm (by legal time in the Australian Capital Territory) on 18 January 2022.
Registered 18 Jan 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Feb-2022
Tabled Senate08-Feb-2022
Date of repeal 19 Jan 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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

 

Biosecurity (Emergency Requirements—Remote Communities) Amendment Determination (No. 1) 2022

I, Greg Hunt, Minister for Health and Aged Care, make the following determination.

Dated 18 January 2022

Greg Hunt

Minister for Health and Aged Care

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Biosecurity (Emergency Requirements—Remote Communities) Determination (No. 1) 2022 2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Biosecurity (Emergency Requirements—Remote Communities) Amendment Determination (No. 1) 2022.

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

Immediately after this instrument is registered.

9.32 pm (A.C.T.)
18 January 2022

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 subsection 477(1) of the Biosecurity Act 2015.

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

  

Biosecurity (Emergency Requirements—Remote Communities) Determination (No. 1) 2022

1  Section 8

Omit “12 pm, by legal time in the Northern Territory, on 20 January 2022”, substitute “2 pm, by legal time in the Northern Territory, on 24 January 2022”.

2  Before clause 2 of Schedule 1

Insert:

1  Amoonguna

             (1)  This clause describes the area bounded by a circle of radius 1 km, the centre of which is the Amoonguna Post Office, 61 White Gum Drive, Amoonguna in the Northern Territory.

             (2)  This clause is repealed at 3 pm, by legal time in the Northern Territory, on 23 January 2022.

3  Clause 2 of Schedule 1

Before “This”, insert “(1)”.

4  At the end of clause 2 of Schedule 1

Add:

             (2)  This clause is repealed at 3 pm, by legal time in the Northern Territory, on 23 January 2022.

5  Clause 3 of Schedule 1

Before “This”, insert “(1)”.

6  At the end of clause 3 of Schedule 1

Add:

             (2)  This clause is repealed at 3 pm, by legal time in the Northern Territory, on 23 January 2022.

7  At the end of Schedule 1

Add:

4  Elcho Island including Galiwinku and Wessel Islands including Martjanba

                   This clause describes the lockdown area within the meaning of the COVID‑19 Directions (No. 20) 2022: Directions to lock down Elcho Island including Galiwinku and Wessel Islands including Martjanba (NT), as in force at the commencement of the Biosecurity (Emergency Requirements—Remote Communities) Amendment Determination (No. 1) 2022.

5  Yirrkala

             (1)  This clause describes the area bounded by a circle of radius 2 km, the centre of which is the Yirrkala Post Office at Lot 81 Galpu Road, Yirrkala in the Northern Territory.

             (2)  This clause is repealed at 2 pm, by legal time in the Northern Territory, on 20 January 2022.