Legislation Act 2003

Chapter 2 - Registration of Acts, legislative instruments and notifiable instruments  

Part 1 - The Federal Register of Legislation  

Division 3 - Registration on Federal Register of Legislation  

SECTION 15M   15M   Rules for lodgement and registration  


The rules may provide for, or in relation to, any of the following:


(a) the lodgement of instruments and documents for registration, including any or all of the following:


(i) the form in which instruments and documents must or may be lodged;

(ii) any other matters affecting how instruments and documents must or may be lodged;

(iii) the information that must or may be provided with instruments and documents;

(iv) the certification of instruments and documents;

(v) other requirements to be satisfied for lodgement;


(b) the identification of instruments and documents lodged for registration, including authorising the First Parliamentary Counsel to do any or all of the following:


(i) adding a name to an unnamed instrument or document;

(ii) amending the name of an instrument or document;

(ii) adding anything to an instrument or document to assist in its identification;

(iv) doing anything else in relation to an instrument or document to assist users of the Register to identify or refer to the instrument or document;


(c) the withdrawal of lodgement of instruments or documents;


(d) the registration of Acts, instruments and documents;


(e) the refusal of registration of instruments and documents;


(f) alternative arrangements for the registration of Acts, instruments and documents in the event of technical difficulties;


(g) any other matter relating to the lodgement of instruments and documents;


(h) any other matter relating to the registration of Acts, instruments and documents.




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