Rules Publication Regulations 2018
I, the Governor in and over the State of Tasmania and its Dependencies in the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Executive Council, make the following regulations under the Rules Publication Act 1953 .27 March 2018
By Her Excellency's Command,
Minister for Justice
These regulations may be cited as the Rules Publication Regulations 2018 .
These regulations take effect on the day on which their making is notified in the Gazette.
(1) In these regulations Act means the Rules Publication Act 1953 ;database means database as defined in the Legislation Publication Act 1996 ;department means department as defined in the Administrative Arrangements Act 1990 ;exempt instrument means any instrument or class of instruments that is exempted under section 4(2) of the Act;notified includes published.(2) Without limiting what may constitute the making of a statutory rule, the exercise by a rule-making authority of a statutory power that is of a legislative, and not an executive, character constitutes the making of a statutory rule.
A statutory rule is not to be made unless
(1) Regulation 4 does not apply to any of the following statutory rules unless the Act or other authority under which, or for the purposes of which, the statutory rule is made requires it to be submitted for the approval, sanction, consent or confirmation of the Governor:(2) Also, regulation 4 does not apply to rules of court or other provisions made by the judges or a majority of them under the authority, or for the purposes, of any of the following:
A statutory rule is to be printed with the following details specified in it:(a) a statement that the statutory rule is printed and numbered in accordance with the Act;(b) the date on which the statutory rule was notified in the Gazette;(c) the name of the department in or by which the statutory rule is administered;(d) in the case of a statutory rule that amends another statutory rule and is on the database, the number given to that statutory rule;(e) in the case of a statutory rule that
(1) The Government Printer is to publish in the Gazette in respect of any statutory rule printed under the Act a notice signed by or on behalf of the Chief Parliamentary Counsel that (a) specifies (b) contains a statement indicating the general purport or effect of the statutory rule.(2) A notice referred to in subregulation (1) is to be in a form determined by the Chief Parliamentary Counsel.
(1) The Chief Parliamentary Counsel is to cause an annual volume of statutory rules to be prepared and published.(2) The annual volume of statutory rules is to contain (a) all statutory rules that were printed and numbered during the year to which the volume relates; and(b) a table including (i) exempt instruments; and(ii) instruments in respect of which the Attorney-General has made a determination under section 2(2) of the Act; and(c) any other tables and indexes that the Chief Parliamentary Counsel determines.
Displayed and numbered in accordance with the Rules Publication Act 1953.
Notified in the Gazette on 27 March 2018