Legislation Act 2003

Chapter 4 - Miscellaneous  

SECTION 61   Legislative instrument and notifiable instrument amendments by regulations under this Act  

A regulation under this Act may amend a legislative instrument or notifiable instrument.

Regulations made for the purposes of subsection (1) may include amendments providing for any matters of a transitional nature (including saving or application provisions) that are necessary or convenient to be prescribed for amendments of the instrument concerned.

Before the Governor-General makes a regulation for the purposes of subsection (1) amending an instrument, the Attorney-General must be satisfied that the rule-maker for the instrument has agreed to the amendment.

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