Statute Law Revision Act (No. 1) 2016

(4 of 2016)

An Act to make various technical amendments of the statute law of the Commonwealth, to repeal certain obsolete Acts, and for related purposes

[Assented to 11 Feburary 2016]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

This Act may be cited as the Statute Law Revision Act (No. 1) 2016.

2   Commencement

 

(1) Each provision of this Act 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. Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

11 February 2016

2. Schedule 1

The 28th day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

10 March 2016

3. Schedule 2, items 1 and 2

Immediately after the time specified in the Broadcasting and Other Legislation Amendment (Deregulation) Act 2015 for the commencement of item 1 of Schedule 8 to that Act.

20 March 2015

4. Schedule 2, item 3

Immediately after the time specified in the Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection (Consequential Provisions) Act 1991 for the commencement of that Act.

1 July 1991

5. Schedule 3

The later of:

(a) the start of the day after this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 2 to the Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment Act 2015.

1 July 2016

(paragraph (b) applies)

6. Schedules 4 to 6

The 28th day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

10 March 2016

Note: This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

      

(2) Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1   Amendments of principal Acts

Aged Care Act 1997

1   Subparagraph 52F-3(2)(e)(ii) (second occurring)

Renumber as subparagraph (iii).

Note: This item renumbers a subparagraph.

2   Subparagraph 52G-2(e)(i)

Omit "rules set out this Division", substitute "rules set out in this Division".

Note: This item fixes a typographical error.

3   Clause 1 of Schedule 1 (definition of capital expenditure)

Repeal the definition.

Note: This item repeals a redundant definition.

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals CodeAct 1994

4   Section 3 of the Code set out in the Schedule (paragraph (b) of the definition of protected chemical product)

Omit "has ended, or will end", substitute "has ended, or will end,".

Note: This item fixes a punctuation error.

5   Section 3 of the Code set out in the Schedule (paragraph (a) of the definition of relevant particulars)

Omit "paragraph 19(1)(c)", substitute "paragraph 19(c)".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

6   Subsection 14A(3) of the Code set out in the Schedule

Omit "paragraph 19(1)(a)", substitute "paragraph 19(a)".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

7   Subsection 34J(5A) of the Code set out in the Schedule (note)

Omit "subsection 3(1)", substitute "section 3".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

8   Subparagraph 160A(4)(a)(ii) of the Code set out in the Schedule

Omit "paragraph 19(1)(c)", substitute "paragraph 19(c)".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

9   Before section 111B

Omit:

21A Before section 112

Insert:

Note: This item omits redundant text.

Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Act 1988

10   Subsection 35(3)

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation Act 1987

11   Subsection 3(1) (definition of Bureau)

Repeal the definition.

Note: This item repeals a redundant definition.

12   Subsection 3(1) (definition of Director)

Repeal the definition.

Note: This item repeals a redundant definition.

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988

13   Subsection 23(3)

Omit "subsection (1)", substitute "subsection "(2)".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

14   Subsections 28A(2) and (6)

Omit "paragraph 28(c)" (wherever occurring), substitute "paragraph 28(1)(c)".

Note: This item fixes incorrect cross-references.

15   Subsection 44(10)

Omit "entry in the Child Support Registrar", substitute "entry in the Child Support Register".

Note: This item fixes a typographical error.

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918

16   Subsection 22(3)

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Commonwealth Grants Commission Act 1973

17   Subsection 9A(3)

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Customs Act 1901

18   Subsection 218A(2)

Omit "Collector is be taken to have reason to believe", substitute "Collector is taken to have reason to believe".

Note: This item fixes a grammatical error.

Defence Act 1903

19   Subsection 58Q(4)

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Local Government (Financial Assistance) Act 1995

20   Subsection 6(7)

Omit "national principals", substitute "national principles".

Note: This item fixes a spelling error.

Long Service Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Act 1976

21   Paragraph 10(6)(ab)

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Migration Act 1958

22   Subsection 65(1) (note 2) (the note 2 inserted by item 13 of Schedule 4 to the Migration and Maritime Powers Legislation Amendment (Resolving the Asylum Legacy Caseload) Act 2014)

Renumber as note 3.

Note: This item renumbers a note.

Ministers of State Act 1952

23   Section 6

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Parliamentary Allowances Act 1952

24   Section 4

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Parliamentary Contributory Superannuation Act 1948

25   Subsection 21B(1) (paragraph (f) of the definition of holder of an office of profit under the Commonwealth)

Omit "Remuneration Tribunals Act 1973", substitute "Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect citation of a short title of an Act.

Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986

26   Subsection 53D(1) (note 3)

Omit "Division 8A of Part III", substitute "Division 3 of Part IIIB".

Note: This item fixes an incorrect cross-reference.

27   Subsection 196ZE(3)

Omit "the branches of medical science expertise in which would be necessary", substitute "the branches of medical science expertise which would be necessary".

Note: This item fixes a grammatical error.

Schedule 2   Amendments of amending Acts

Broadcasting and Other Legislation Amendment (Deregulation) Act 2015

1   Item 1 of Schedule 8 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

1 After subsection 43C(3)

Note: This item and item 2 fix a misdescribed amendment.

2   Item 1 of Schedule 8

Omit "Repeal the subsections, substitute", substitute "Insert".

Note: This item and item 1 fix a misdescribed amendment.

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection (Consequential Provisions) Act 1991

3   Schedule 1

Omit " Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1990 ", substitute " Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989 ".

Note: This item fixes a misdescribed amendment.

Schedule 3   Binding the Crown

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988

1   Section 8

Repeal the section, substitute:

8 Act binds the Crown

(1) This Act binds the Crown in each of its capacities.

(2) This Act does not make the Crown liable to be prosecuted for an offence.

Schedule 4   Guilty of an offence

Part 1   Bulk amendments

Amendment of Acts

1   Amendment of Acts

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits" in the specified provisions of the Acts listed in this Part.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 2005

2   Subsection 193S(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits" in the specified provisions of the Acts listed in this Part.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984

3   Subsections 22(1) to (4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits" in the specified provisions of the Acts listed in this Part.

Adelaide Airport Curfew Act 2000

4   Section 20

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits" in the specified provisions of the Acts listed in this Part.

Aged Care Act 1997

5   Subsections 9-1(4), 9-2(3), 10A-2(1), (2) and (3), 18-2(5), 18-4(2) and 86-2(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

6   Sections 86-5, 86-6 and 86-7

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

7   Subsections 88-1(4) and (5), 88-3(2), 89-1(1), 92-7(2), 92-8(3), 93-1(4) and 93-4(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Aircraft Noise Levy Collection Act 1995

8   Subsection 15(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Air Navigation Act 1920

9   Subsection 19(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Airports Act 1996

10   Subsections 65(3), 106(3) and (6) and 132(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

11   Subsections 163(1), 164(1) and 165(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

12   Section 177

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Antarctic Marine Living Resources Conservation Act 1981

13   Subsections 8(1A) and (1), 10(1), 14(3) and 16(6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Act 1980

14   Subsections 15(3), 19(1A) and (1B) and 20(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Anti-Personnel Mines Convention Act 1998

15   Subsections 7(1), 9(1), 12(7) and 16(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

16   Section 21

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

17   Subsection 22(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

18   Section 25

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

19   Subsection 26(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Archives Act 1983

20   Subsections 26(1) and 56(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Atomic Energy Act 1953

21   Subsection 41E(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Australian Crime Commission Act 2002

22   Subsections 30(6) and 35(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Australian Federal Police Act 1979

23   Subsection 49M(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986

24   Subsection 26(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997

25   Subsections 11(4), 49(3) and 55(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Australian Postal Corporation Act 1989

26   Subsections 90H(2), 90LB(2), 90LE(2) and 90N(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority Act 1998

27   Subsections 56(2) and (10)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Banking Act 1959

28   Subsections 7(1) and (3), 8(1) and (3), 9(6) and (6B), 10(3), 11(3) and (3B), 11AA(5) and (5B), 11CG(1), (1A), (2) and (2A), 11E(2), 13(3), 13A(4) and (6), 13B(1B), 14A(2A), 16B(1A), 33(4) and (4B), 36(1A) and (2A), 41(2), 42(1A) and (3), 45(1A) and

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Bankruptcy Act 1966

29   Subsections 139ZIE(6), 139ZIEA(6), 139ZIF(4), 139ZIG(7), 139ZIH(9), 139ZIHA(9), 139ZII(7), 139ZO(1), 139ZT(1) and 263(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

30   Section 263A

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

31   Subsections 265(4), (5), (7) and (8), 266(1) and (3), 268(7) and 270(1)
32   Section 271

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

33   Subsections 272(1) and (3) and 313(7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

34   Subsections 61BF(8) and 66(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

35   Sections 69 and 72

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

36   Subsections 103ZA(2), 103ZB(2), 121FG(1) and (2), 121FJ(1) and 121FLF(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

37   Section 136

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

38   Subsections 139(1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

39   Section 140

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

40   Subclauses 82(1) and 83(4) of Schedule 5

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

41   Clause 86 of Schedule 5

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

42   Subclauses 49(1) and (2), 52(1) and (2) and 53(4) and (5) of Schedule 6

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Canberra Water Supply (Googong Dam) Act 1974

43   Subsection 16(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Chemical Weapons (Prohibition) Act 1994

44   Subsections 29(3), 30(3), 31(4A), 77(1) to (4) and 78(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

45   Section 79

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

46   Subsections 80(1) and (2) and 102(3E)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Cheques Act 1986

47   Subsection 68(7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Child Care Act 1972

48   Sections 12K, 12L and 12Q

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

49   Subsections 12S(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989

50   Subsections 159(1), 159A(1), 159B(1), 160(3), 161(3) and 162(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988

51   Subsections 23(7), 33(2), 34(2), 57(1), 60(1), 61(3), 72A(2), 72U(3), 111(3), 119(1), 120(3) and 121(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Christmas Island Act 1958

52   Subsection 11AA(10)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Civil Aviation Act 1988

53   Subsection 28C(2) (note 2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

54   Subsection 28C(3) (note 2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

55   Subsections 32AP(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Civil Aviation (Carriers' Liability) Act 1959

56   Subsection 41E(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Act 1955

57   Subsection 15AC(10)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

58   Subsection 12(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918

59   Subsections 101(6), 189B(1), (2) and (3), 200DB(1) and (2), 245(15) and (15C) and 315(1), (2), (3) and (4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

60   Paragraph 315(8)(d)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

61   Subsections 316(5) and (5A)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

62   Section 324

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

63   Subsections 325(1) and (2), 328(2) and 329(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

64   Section 330

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

65   Subsections 339(1A), (1C), (1D) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Competition and Consumer Act 2010

66   Subsections 95N(2), (3) and (4), 95Q(3), 95T(1), 95Z(1), (2) and (3), 95ZK(4), 95ZP(1) and 95ZQ(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

67   Subsection 10.68(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

68   Subsections 151BUA(10) and (11), 151BUB(12) and (13), 151BUC(12) and (13), 151BUDA(6) and (7), 151BUDB(7) and (8), 151BUDC(7) and (8) and 151BV(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Act 1998

69   Sections 8, 46 and 47

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

70   Subsection 74(6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Control of Naval Waters Act 1918

71   Subsection 6(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Copyright Act 1968

72   Subsections 47A(3) and (7), 126B(7), 135L(4), 135ZY(4), 135ZZP(4) and 135ZZQ(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes Act 1914

73   Subsections 3ZQJ(1) and 4K(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

74   Section 23XWA

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

75   Subsections 23XWP(4), 23YDAD(1) and (2), 23YDAE(1), 23YDAF(2), 23YDAG(1), (2) and (3) and 23YO(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Aviation) Act 1991

76   Subsections 13(1) and (2), 14(1), 15(1), 16(1), (2) and (3), 18(1), 20(1), 22(1), 25(1) and (2) and 26(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Biological Weapons) Act 1976

77   Subsection 8(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Hostages) Act 1989

78   Subsection 8(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Internationally Protected Persons) Act 1976

79   Subsections 8(1), (2), (3), (3A), (3B), (3C) and (4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Ships and Fixed Platforms) Act 1992

80   Sections 14, 15 and 16

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

81   Subsection 20(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

82   Sections 25, 26 and 27

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Superannuation Benefits) Act 1989

83   Subsection 35(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Taxation Offences) Act 1980

84   Subsections 5(1) and (2), 6(1) and (2) and 7(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

85   Section 8

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Crimes (Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances) Act 1990

86   Subsections 9(1), 10(1), 11(1), 12(1), 13(1), 14(1), 15A(1), 15B(1) and 15C(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Criminal Code Act 1995

87   Subsections 70.2(1), 71.2(1), 71.3(1), 71.4(1), 71.5(1), 71.6(1), 71.7(1), 71.8(1), 71.9(1), 71.10(1) and 71.11(1) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

88   Sections 71.12 and 73.8 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

89   Subsection 73.9(1) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

90   Sections 73.10 and 73.11 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

91   Subsections 115.1(1), 115.2(1), 115.3(1), 115.4(1), 131.1(1), 132.1(1), 132.2(1), 132.3(1), 132.4(1), (3) and (6), 132.5(1), 132.6(1), 132.7(1), 132.8(1) and (2), 134.1(1), 134.2(1), 135.1(1), (3), (5) and (7), 135.2(1) and (2), 135.4(1), (3), (5) an

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

92   Sections 139.1 and 139.2 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

93   Subsections 141.1(1) and (3), 142.1(1) and (3), 142.2(1) and (2), 144.1(1), (3), (5) and (7), 145.1(1), (3), (5) and (7), 145.2(1), (3), (5) and (7), 145.3(1), (2), (3) and (4), 145.4(1) and (2), 145.5(1) and (2), 147.1(1) and (2), 147.2(1), (2) and

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

94   Sections 471.3 and 471.4 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

95   Subsections 471.5(1), 471.6(1) and 471.7(1) and (2) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

96   Section 471.8 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

97   Subsections 471.10(1) and 471.11(1) and (2) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

98   Section 471.12 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

99   Subsections 471.13(1), 471.15(1), 474.2(1), (2) and (3), 474.4(1), 474.5(1), 474.6(1), (3) and (5), 474.7(1), 474.8(1), 474.9(1), 474.10(1) and (2), 474.11(1), 474.12(1), 474.14(1), (2) and (3) and 474.15(1) and (2) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

100   Section 474.16 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

101   Subsections 474.17(1), 474.18(1) and (2), 474.19(1), 474.20(1), 474.22(1), 474.23(1), 474.29A(1) and (2), 474.29B(1), 477.1(1) and (6), 477.2(1), 477.3(1) and 478.1(1) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

102   Section 478.2 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

103   Subsections 478.3(1) and 478.4(1) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

104   Section 480.4 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

105   Subsection 480.5(1) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

106   Section 480.6 of the Criminal Code

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Customs Act 1901

107   Subsections 50(4) and (7), 96A(11), 96B(11), 112(2B) and (2BC) and 114B(7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

108   Paragraph 129(3)(a)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

109   Subsections 130B(3), 175(7), 181(5), 197(6), 233(1AA), 233A(2), 233BAA(4) and (5), 233BAB(5) and (6), 234(2) and 243K(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Dairy Produce Act 1986

110   Subsections 53(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

111   Subclauses 38(5), 97(5) and (7), 98(6) and (9), 99(9) and (13), 100(3), 101(3), 102(5), 105(6), 106(5), 112(2) and (4), 113(4), 116(1), 117(2) and 119(3) of Schedule 2

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

112   Clause 133 of Schedule 2

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Defence Act 1903

113   Subsections 61CY(1), 61CZ(1), (3), (5) and (7), 73A(1) and (2), 80A(1) and 80B(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

114   Paragraphs 82(1)(c) and (2)(d)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

115   Subsections 83(1), (2) and (3) and 86(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

116   Section 88

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

117   Subsections 90(1), 106(1), 107(1), 116U(3), 116W(5) and 116Y(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

118   Section 118

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

119   Subsection 123AA(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Defence Force Discipline Act 1982

120   Subsections 15(1), 15A(1), 15B(1), 15C(1), 15D(1), 15E(1), 15F(1), 15G(1), 16(1), 16A(1), 16B(1), 17(1), 18(1) and (2), 19(1), (2), (3) and (4), 20(1) and (2), 21(1) and (2), 22(1) and (2), 23(1) and (2), 24(1), 25(1), 26(1) and (2), 27(1), 28(1), 2

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

121   Sections 33 and 33A

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

122   Subsections 34(1), 35(1) and 36(1), (2) and (3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

123   Sections 36A and 36B

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

124   Subsections 37(1), 38(1) and (2), 39(1), (2) and (3), 40(1) and (2), 40A(1) and (2), 40C(1), 40D(1) and (2) and 41(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

125   Section 42

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

126   Subsections 43(1), (2) and (3), 44(1), 45(1), 46(1), 47C(1), 47P(1), 47Q(1), 48(1) and (2), 49(1), 49A(1) and 50(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

127   Section 51

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

128   Subsections 52(1), 53(1), (2) and (4), 54(1), (2), (3) and (4), 54A(1) and (2), 55(1), 56(1) and (4), 57(1) and (2), 58(1), 59(1), (3), (5), (6) and (7), 60(1) and (1A), 61(1), (2) and (3), 62(1) and 101QA(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Defence Force Retirement and Death Benefits Act 1973

129   Subsections 127(1) and 130(3) and (8)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Defence Forces Retirement Benefits Act 1948

130   Subsections 69(7) and 85A(3) and (8)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Defence Reserve Service (Protection) Act 2001

131   Subsections 15(2), 16(3), 17(2), 18(4), 19(2) and 20(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

132   Subsection 21(2) (second occurring)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

133   Subsections 22(2) and 23(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Defence (Special Undertakings) Act 1952

134   Subsections 9(1) and (2) and 11(4) and (5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

135   Section 12

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

136   Subsections 13(1) and 14(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

137   Section 16

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

138   Subsections 17(1), 23(2) and 31(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Disability Services Act 1986

139   Subsection 28(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000

140   Subsections 8(1) and 101(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

141   Sections 107 and 108

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

142   Subsections 109(5) and 120(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

143   Section 121

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

144   Subsections 122(1) and 134(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

145   Section 135

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

146   Subsections 136(1), 155(2) and 162(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

147   Subsections 15A(1) and (2), 15C(1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6), (7), (8), (9) and (10), 17B(1) and (2), 18A(1) and (2), 20A(1) and (2), 22A(1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6), 24A(1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6), 27A(1), (2), (3) and (4), 27C(1) and (2), 11

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

148   Section 203

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

149   Subsections 207B(1), 211(1), 211A(1), 211B(1), 211C(1), 211D(1), 211E(1) and 214(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

150   Section 218

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

151   Subsections 229(1), 229A(1), 229B(1), 229C(1), 229D(1), 230(1), 232(5) and 236(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

152   Section 240

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

153   Subsections 254(1), 254A(1), 254B(1), 254C(1), 254D(1), 254E(1) and 256(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

154   Section 260

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

155   Subsections 303CC(1), 303CD(1), 303DD(1), 303EK(1), 303EV(3), 303GF(2) and (3), 303GN(2) and (6), 303GP(1), (2) and (3), 395(3), 399(3), 401(1) and (3), 402(1) and (3) and 412A(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

156   Section 436

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

157   Subsections 443A(4) and 444(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

158   Section 455

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

159   Subsections 460(1) and (2), 461(3) and (4), 489(1) and (2A), 490(1), 491(1) and 495(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Environment Protection (Sea Dumping) Act 1981

160   Subsections 10A(1), 10B(1), 10C(1), 10D(1), 10E(1), 10F(1), 17(5) and (6), 29(8), 35(1) and (2) and 36(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Excise Act 1901

161   Subsections 61D(11), 61E(10), 120(2) and 124(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Explosives Act 1961

162   Section 20

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Export Control Act 1982

163   Subsections 7A(1) and (2) and 8(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

164   Paragraphs 8(3)(a) and (b) and (4)(a) and (b)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

165   Subsections 9(1) and 21(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Family Law Act 1975

166   Subsections 90MZG(1) and 121(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Federal Circuit Court of Australia Act 1999

167   Subsections 65(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Financial Sector (Business Transfer and Group Restructure) Act 1999

168   Subsections 16(4) and 31(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Financial Sector (Shareholdings) Act 1998

169   Subsections 24(3), 26(4) and 31(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

170   Section 38

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Financial Transaction Reports Act 1988

171   Subsections 11(5), 16(5B), 22(2), 23A(3), 24(6), 27B(4), 40F(1), 40G(1) and (2), 40H(1) and 40J(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

172   Section 40K

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

173   Subsection 40R(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Fisheries Management Act 1991

174   Sections 57, 57F and 57L

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

175   Subsections 89(4), 95(2), 98(2), 100(2), 100A(1), 101(2), 101A(1), 101B(1), 102(1) and (2), 103(1), 104(2) and (7), 105A(1), 105AA(1), 105AB(1), 105B(1) and 105C(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Foreign Proceedings (Excess of Jurisdiction) Act 1984

176   Subsection 18(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Fuel Quality Standards Act 2000

177   Subsections 12(1), 12A(1), 18(1) and (2), 20(1), 30(1), 31(1), 39(3), 42(2) and 53(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Gene Technology Act 2000

178   Subsections 8(2), 32(1), 33(1), 34(1), (2) and (4), 35(1) and (2), 35A(1), 35B(1), 36(1), 37(1) and 192A(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975

179   Subsections 59D(1) and 59L(7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Act 1989

180   Subsections 38B(1) and (2), 39(4) and (6), 40(3) and (5), 40A(3) and (5), 40AA(1) and (2), 40B(1) and (3) and 41A(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Health Insurance Act 1973

181   Subsections 19CB(4), 19CC(1), 19D(2), 23DKA(6), 23DNJ(3), 23DP(1), (1A) and (2), 23DR(4) and 23DS(6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

182   Sections 106ZPN, 106ZPO and 106ZPP

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

183   Subsections 127(2), 128A(2), 128B(2), 129AA(1A) and (1B) and 130(14), (15), (17), (19), (21), (22) and (24)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

High Court of Australia Act 1979

184   Subsections 19(6) and 43(7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Historic Shipwrecks Act 1976

185   Subsections 10(2), 13(3) and 15(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Human Services (Medicare) Act 1973

186   Subsections 41C(1), (2) and (3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Imported Food Control Act 1992

187   Subsection 22(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936

188   Subsections 102AAZG(2), 102UT(2), 202EC(4), 202EE(2) and 465(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989

189   Subsection 106(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1986

190   Subsection 18(7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Insurance Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1991

191   Section 38

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

192   Subsection 41(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

193   Sections 45 and 52

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

194   Subsection 55(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

195   Section 59

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Insurance Act 1973

196   Subsections 56(1), 70(9), 74(6), 77(4) and 78(7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Intelligence Services Act 2001

197   Subsections 39(1) and 40(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

198   Section 41

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

199   Subclauses 9(1), 10(1), (4) and (6), 11(1), (2) and (3) and 12(1) of Schedule 1

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Interactive Gambling Act 2001

200   Subsections 15(1) and (2) and 15A(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

201   Section 55

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

202   Subsections 56(4), 57(1), 61DA(1) and (2) and 61EA(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

International Criminal Court Act 2002

203   Sections 91, 92 and 93

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

International Organisations (Privileges and Immunities) Act 1963

204   Subsection 12(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Interstate Road Transport Act 1985

205   Subsection 12D(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Life Insurance Act 1995

206   Subsections 16E(1), (2), (7) and (8), 16L(4), 16Q(4), 16R(6), 16U(4), 16V(7), 147(3), 180(4) and 230F(1), (2), (3) and (4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Migration Act 1958

207   Subsections 197B(1), 229(2), 236(1) and (2) and 268BH(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

208   Section 268BI

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

209   Subsections 268BJ(1) and 268CL(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

210   Section 268CM

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

211   Subsections 268CN(1), 268CV(2), 268CZA(2), 306H(1), 334(1) and (2), 503B(12) and 503C(8)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989

212   Subsections 10A(6) and 13D(6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

213   Section 13G

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

214   Subsections 16(1) and (7) and 21D(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1987

215   Sections 34U, 34V and 34W

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

216   Subsection 43B(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967

217   Subsections 20(1) and 24(3) and (3B)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

National Environment Protection Measures (Implementation) Act 1998

218   Subsections 28(3), 36(1) and 37(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

National Health Act 1953

219   Subsections 135A(13), (14), (16), (18), (20), (21) and (23) and 135AAA(1), (3), (6) and (8)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Native Title Act 1993

220   Subsections 203DG(4) and (7)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

221   Section 203FG

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Naval Defence Act 1910

222   Subsection 44E(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987

223   Subsections 23(1), 25(1), 26(1) and 27(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

224   Section 28

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

225   Subsections 29(2), 30(1), 31(1), 40(2) and 66(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989

226   Subsections 13(7), 45B(1), 50(3) and 60(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Passenger Movement Charge Collection Act 1978

227   Subsection 6(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Patents Act 1990

228   Subsection 177(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Payment Systems (Regulation) Act 1998

229   Subsections 21(6) and (7), 22(1) and (2), 24(5) and (6) and 26(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Pooled Development Funds Act 1992

230   Subsections 51(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Act 1991

231   Subsections 22(4) and 24A(3) and (4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Privacy Act 1988

232   Subsection 46(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Proceeds of Crime Act 1987

233   Subsections 52(1), 68(1), 73(7), 74(5) and 97(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

234   Subsections 37(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

235   Sections 40, 71, 195, 199 and 200

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

236   Subsection 201(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

237   Subsections 210(1) and (2) and 211(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

238   Sections 212, 216 and 217

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

239   Subsection 218(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

240   Section 222

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

241   Subsections 223(1), (2) and (3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

242   Sections 224, 232, 233, 234 and 235

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

243   Subsection 246(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

244   Section 266

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

245   Subsections 272(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

246   Sections 273, 274 and 275

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Product Grants and Benefits Administration Act 2000

247   Paragraph 6(c)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

248   Subsections 48(5) and 49(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986

249   Subsections 9(3) and (3A), 14(2), 29(3) and 39(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981

250   Subsections 15(4) and 19C(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983

251   Subsections 11(3), 22(3) and 26B(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Protection of the Sea (Shipping Levy Collection) Act 1981

252   Subsection 12(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Public Accounts and Audit Committee Act 1951

253   Subsection 21(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Public Order (Protection of Persons and Property) Act 1971

254   Subsections 6(1) and (2), 7(1), 8(3), 9(1), 10(1), 11(1) and (2) and 12(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

255   Paragraph 13E(3)(a)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

256   Subsections 15(1) and (2), 16(1), 17(3), 18(1), 19(1) and 20(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Radiocommunications Act 1992

257   Subsections 113(1), 170(1), 188A(2), 197(1), 214(1), 261B(4) and 261C(4) and (5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984

258   Subsections 45(14) and (14C), 62B(1), (2) and (3) and 73CB(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

259   Section 117

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

260   Subsections 118(1) and (2), 121(2) and 122(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

261   Section 123

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

262   Subsections 130(1A), (1C), (1D) and (2), 132(1) and 134(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000

263   Subsections 24(1), (3) and (4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

264   Section 109

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

265   Subsection 113(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

266   Section 124

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

267   Subsections 154(1) and (3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Retirement Savings Accounts Act 1997

268   Subsections 34(5), 39(2), 41(4), 44(2), 47(3), 48(2), 49(2), 64(3), 65(2) and (5), 66(7) and (8), 108(3), 112(2), 118(4), 133(3), 136(4), 137(6), 138(4), 151(1), 154(1) and (2), 155(1), 156(1), 161(14) and 162(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

269   Paragraph 165(b)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

270   Subsections 182(8) and 183(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Royal Commissions Act 1902

271   Subsections 6D(4), 6I(2), 6J(2) and 6L(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

272   Section 6M

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

273   Subsection 6N(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Shipping Registration Act 1981

274   Section 25

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

275   Subsections 73(1) and 74(1), (2) and (5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Social Security Act 1991

276   Subsections 1061ZZBW(1) and 1061ZZCD(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

277   Subsection 1061ZZGI(4) (example)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

278   Subsection 1233(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999

279   Subsections 203(1), 204(1), 205(1) and 206(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

280   Section 217

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone Treaty Act 1986

281   Subsections 8(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

282   Sections 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

283   Subsections 24(3) and 34(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Space Activities Act 1998

284   Sections 11, 12, 13 and 14

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

285   Subsections 30(2) and 44(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

286   Section 53

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

287   Subsections 58(4), 92(1), (3) and (4), 94(3), 96(2) and 101(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

288   Section 103

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

289   Subsection 109(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Student Assistance Act 1973

290   Sections 352 and 353

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

291   Subsection 357(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

292   Section 358

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

293   Subsections 359(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Superannuation Contributions Tax (Assessment and Collection) Act 1997

294   Subsections 13(6), 14(4), 15B(5), 16(10) and 40(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Superannuation Guarantee (Administration) Act 1992

295   Subsection 79(6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993

296   Subsections 11B(3) and (4), 11C(2), (3) and (4), 34(2), 63(10), 64(3) and (3A), 66(4), 101(2), 102(4), 103(3), 104(2), 104A(3), 105(2), 106A(3), 122(2), 123(4) and (5), 124(2), 129(5) and (6), 130(4) and (5), 130C(6) and (7), 140(3), 141A(3) and (6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

297   Paragraph 201(4)(a)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

298   Subsections 202(1), 252A(3), 254(4) and (5), 260(2) and (3), 262(1) and (2), 278(3), 282(2), 288(4), 299C(3), 299F(4) and (4A), 299G(4) and (4A), 299M(4) and (5), 299N(4), 299Y(2) and (3), 303(1), 306(1) and (2), 307(1), 308(1), 313(12) and 314(4)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

299   Paragraph 317(b)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

300   Subsection 347A(6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Superannuation (Unclaimed Money and Lost Members) Act 1999

301   Subsections 13(2), 15(2) and 48(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Taxation Administration Act 1953

302   Subsections 8C(1), 8D(1) and (2), 8H(1), 8K(1) and (1B) and 8L(1) and (1A)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

303   Section 8N

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

304   Subsections 8Q(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

305   Sections 8T and 8U

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

306   Subsections 8WC(1) and 14Z(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Telecommunications Act 1997

307   Subsection 42(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

308   Section 43

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

309   Subsections 276(3), 277(3) and 278(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

310   Section 303

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

311   Subsections 306(7), 307(2), 399(1), 411(2), 412(2), 413(2), 414(2), 415(2), 416(2), 417(2), 420(2), 421(4), 434(1) and (2), 452(2), 475(7), 476(7), 493(4), 494(4) and (5), 503(4), 504(4) and (5), 522(4), 531(2), 547J(4) and 549(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Telstra Corporation Act 1991

312   Subsections 8BI(2), 8BM(2) and 8BO(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Investment and Innovation Programs Act 1999

313   Subsection 38(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

314   Sections 49 and 50

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

315   Subsection 51(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring)and substitute "commits".

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

316   Subsections 20(1B), 22(7), 26B(2), 31D(1) and 31E(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

317   Section 41JH

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

318   Subsection 41JI(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

319   Sections 41MH, 41MK and 41MM

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

320   Subsections 41MP(1), 41MQ(3) and (4), 42C(1), (2), (4) and (6), 42DM(1), 42DP(1), 42E(1), 42T(1) and (2), 42W(1) and (2), 54AA(1) and 54AB(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984

321   Subsections 14(12), (13), (14) and (14A), 44(3), 45(2) and (3), 46(2), 49(1), 50(1), 51(2) and (3), 53(1) and 54(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Trade Marks Act 1995

322   Subsection 143(2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Tradex Scheme Act 1999

323   Subsections 26(1), 27(1), 28(1), 29(1) and 30(1)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

324   Sections 31 and 32

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

325   Subsection 45(5)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Transport Safety Investigation Act 2003

326   Subsections 24(1), 29(3), 36(5), 44(2) and 53(1) and (2)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986

327   Subsections 93B(2), 93C(2), 93D(2), (4), (5) and (6), 93E(5) and (6) and 205A(3)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Weapons of Mass Destruction (Prevention of Proliferation) Act 1995

328   Subsections 9(1), 10(1), 11(1) and 14(6)

Omit "is guilty of" (wherever occurring) and substitute "commits".

Part 2   Other amendments

Aged Care Act 1997

329   Sections 87-1 and 90-1

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

Air Navigation Act 1920

330   Subsection 10(2)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

Airports Act 1996

331   Sections 41, 45 and 51

Omit "are guilty of", substitute "commit".

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999

332   Subsection 166(3)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

(3) Nothing in subsection (1) or (2) has the effect that an officer acting in the performance or exercise of his or her powers, duties or functions under the family assistance law commits an offence.

A New Tax System (Luxury Car Tax) Act 1999

333   Subsection 9-10(4)

Omit "are guilty of", substitute "commit".

Antarctic Marine Living Resources Conservation Act 1981

334   Section 7 (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

7 Certain persons do not commit offences against this Act

335   Section 7

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Archives Act 1983

336   Paragraph 57(1)(c)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Bankruptcy Act 1966

337   Section 267G

Omit "is guilty of an offence", substitute "commits an offence".

Child Care Act 1972

338   Subsection 12S(3)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

(3) Nothing in subsection (1) or (2) has the effect that an officer acting in the exercise or performance of his or her duties, functions or powers under this Act or a family assistance law commits an offence.

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988

339   Subsection 72U(4)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918

340   Subsections 101(4), 103(1), 341(1), 347(1) and (4) and 351(1)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

341   Subsection 351(2)

Omit "shall be deemed to be guilty of", substitute "is taken to have committed".

Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911

342   Sections 49, 50 and 51BA

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

Crimes Act 1914

343   Section 6

Omit "who is, to his or her knowledge, guilty of", substitute "who has, to his or her knowledge, committed".

344   Section 6

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

345   Subsections 24AA(3), 24AB(2) and 25(1)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

346   Section 26

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

347   Subsections 27(1) and (2)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

348   Section 28

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

349   Subsections 29(1) and 30J(2)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

350   Section 30K

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

351   Subsections 70(1) and (2), 79(2), (3), (4), (5) and (6), 83(1) and 85B(2)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

352   Section 87

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

353   Subsections 89(1) and (2) and 89A(1)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

354   Sections 90 and 90B

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

Criminal Code Act 1995

355   Subsections 11.1(1), 11.4(1) and 11.5(1) of the Criminal Code

Omit " is guilty of ", substitute " commits ".

356   Subsections 14.1(3) and (5), 15.1(2) and (4), 15.2(2) and (4), 70.3(1) and (2), 70.4(1) and 270.3(4) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

357   Subsection 400.10(1) of the Criminal Code (example)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

358   Subsections 400.15(2) and (4) and 474.29A(3) and (4) of the Criminal Code

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Customs Act 1901

359   Subsections 58A(2), (3), (4) and (5) and 58B(2), (3), (4) and (5)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

360   Subsections 192(1) and 231(1)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commit".

361   Section 232A

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

Dairy Produce Act 1986

362   Subclauses 48(5) and 111(5) of Schedule 2

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Defence Act 1903

363   Subsections 51S(2) and 51SN(2)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

364   Subsection 83(4)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

Defence Force Discipline Appeals Act 1955

365   Subsection 50(1)

Omit "being guilty of an offence, also guilty of", substitute "committing an offence, also committing".

Defence Service Homes Act 1918

366   Subsection 50A(2)

Omit "shall be deemed to be guilty of", substitute "is taken to have committed".

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000

367   Subsection 13(1) (note)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

368   Subsection 109(5) (note 2)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

369   Subsections 120(2) and 122(2)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

370   Section 132 (note)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

371   Section 133 (notes 1 and 2)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

372   Subsections 134(2), 136(2) and 162(5)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

373   Subsection 15A(3) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

374   Subsection 15C(13) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

375   Subsection 17B(3) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

376   Subsection 18A(3) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

377   Subsection 20A(3) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

378   Subsection 22A(7) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

379   Subsection 24A(7) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

380   Subsection 27A(5) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

381   Subsection 27C(3) (note 2)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

382   Subsection 142A(4) (notes 2 and 3)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

383   Subsection 142B(1) (notes 3 and 4)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

Evidence Act 1995

384   Subsection 20(2)

Omit "was, or believed that he or she was, guilty of", substitute "had, or believed that he or she had, committed".

385   Paragraphs 20(4)(a) and (b)

Omit "was guilty of", substitute "had committed".

Excise Act 1901

386   Section 118

Omit "is guilty of", substitute "commit".

Financial Sector (Shareholdings) Act 1998

387   Section 11

Omit "are guilty of", substitute "commit".

Financial Transaction Reports Act 1988

388   Subsection 33A(1)

Omit "is guilty of", substitute "has committed".

Fisheries Management Act 1991

389   Subsection 95(5)

Omit "is not guilty of an offence against subsection (2) is guilty of", substitute "does not commit an offence against subsection (2) commits".

Freedom of Information Act 1982

390   Subsections 92(1) and (2)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Fringe Benefits Tax Assessment Act 1986

391   Section 167

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "have committed".

Fuel Quality Standards Act 2000

392   Subsections 12(2) and 39(5)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Geneva Conventions Act 1957

393   Subsection 15(6)

Omit "shall be deemed to be guilty of", substitute "is taken to have committed".

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Act 1975

394   Subsections 59B(1) and 59C(1)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

Health Insurance Act 1973

395   Subsection 19D(7)

Omit "under subsection (3) is", substitute "under subsection (3) commits".

396   Subsection 19D(7)

Omit "guilty of".

Income Tax Assessment Act 1936

397   Subsection 102UT(3)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

398   Subsection 252(3)

Omit "paragraph (1)(d) is", substitute "paragraph (1)(d) commits".

399   Subsection 252(3)

Omit "guilty of".

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989

400   Subsection 46(3)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Insurance Act 1973

401   Sections 94 and 120

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Migration Act 1958

402   Subsections 229(1) and 230(1) and (1A)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

403   Subsection 232(1)

Omit "shall each be deemed to be guilty of", substitute "are each taken to commit".

404   Subsections 268BH(2) and 268BJ(2)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

405   Section 268CJ (note)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

406   Section 268CK (notes 1 and 2)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

407   Subsections 268CL(2), 268CN(2) and 268CZA(4)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Safeguards) Act 1987

408   Subsection 24(2)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Offshore Minerals Act 1994

409   Subsection 404(3)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability) Act 1981

410   Subsections 15(1), (2) and (3), 19C(1) and (4) and 22(3)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Act 1983

411   Subsections 11A(7), 12(4), 14(2), 23(4), 25(2) and 26FB(2)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

412   Subsections 27A(5) and 27C(1)

Omit "are guilty of", substitute "commit".

Royal Commissions Act 1902

413   Subsections 6(1), 6I(1), 6J(1), 6L(1) and 6O(1)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

Scout Association Act 1924

414   Sections 2 and 4

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

Sea Installations Act 1987

415   Subsections 51(1), (2) and (3) and 57(3)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

Shipping Registration Act 1981

416   Subsection 12(3)

Omit "the owner of the ship is", substitute "the owner of the ship commits".

417   Subsection 12(3)

Omit "guilty of".

418   Subsection 26(2)

Omit "the owner and master of the ship are each", substitute "the owner and master of the ship each commit".

419   Subsection 26(2)

Omit "guilty of".

420   Subsections 30(9), 32(1) and 33(1)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

421   Subsection 65(8)

Omit "the owner of the ship is", substitute "the owner of the ship commits".

422   Subsection 65(8)

Omit "day) guilty of", substitute "day),".

423   Subsections 68(2), 69(2) and 71(2)

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

424   Section 72

Omit "are each guilty of", substitute "each commit".

425   Subsection 74(1A)

Omit "or 66(1) is", substitute "or 66(1) commits".

426   Subsection 74(1A)

Omit "guilty of".

427   Subsections 74(2) and (5)

Omit "shall be deemed to be also guilty of", substitute "is taken to also have committed".

Social Security (Administration) Act 1999

428   Subsection 206(4)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

(4) Nothing in subsection (1) or (2) has the effect that an officer acting in the performance or exercise of his or her duties, functions or powers under the social security law commits an offence.

Space Activities Act 1998

429   Section 83

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Student Assistance Act 1973

430   Subsection 359(3)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

Exception

(3) Nothing in subsection (1) or (2) has the effect that an officer acting in the exercise or performance of his or her duties, functions or powers under this Act commits an offence.

Note: For officer see subsection 3(1).

Superannuation Act 1922

431   Subsection 142(2)

Omit "shall be guilty of", substitute "commits".

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993

432   Subsection 202(2)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Telstra Corporation Act 1991

433   Section 8BH

Omit "are guilty of", substitute "commit".

Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984

434   Subsection 12(2)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

435   Subsection 44(2)

Omit "is not guilty of an offence by virtue of subsection (3) is guilty of", substitute "does not commit an offence against subsection (3) commits".

436   Subsection 45(4)

Omit "is not guilty of an offence by virtue of subsection (2) or (3) is guilty of", substitute "does not commit an offence against subsection (2) or (3) commits".

437   Paragraph 56A(a)

Omit "be guilty of", substitute "commit".

438   Section 56A

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Transport Safety Investigation Act 2003

439   Subsection 29(5)

Omit "is not guilty of", substitute "does not commit".

Schedule 5   Indexation provisions

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) Act 1999

1   Subclause 5(5) of Schedule 4

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989

2   Subsection 153A(4)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988

3   Subsection 69A(8)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Competition and Consumer Act 2010

4   Subsection 87N(3)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Act 1987

5   Subsection 2A(3)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988

6   Subsection 13AA(6)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Social Security Act 1991

7   Subsection 20(5) (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Change to CPI index reference period

8   Subsection 20(5)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

9   Subsection 1197(8) (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Change to index reference period

10   Subsection 1197(8)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986

11   Subsection 59EAB(8) (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Change to index reference period

12   Subsection 59EAB(8)

Omit "reference base" (wherever occurring), substitute "index reference period".

Schedule 6   Repeals of spent and obsolete provisions

Australian Meat and Live-stock Legislation (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 1985

1   Section 38

Repeal the section.

Dairy Produce Act 1986

2   Clause 76 of Schedule 2

Repeal the clause.

Do Not Call Register Act 2006

3   Section 45

Repeal the section.

Social Security (International Agreements) Act 1999

4   Section 12A

Repeal the section.

5   Schedule 1

Repeal the Schedule.

Spam Act 2003

6   Section 46

Repeal the section.