Youth Justice Regulations 2019


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Youth Justice Regulations 2019

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 Youth Justice Act 1997 .

23 September 2019

C. WARNER

Governor

By Her Excellency's Command,

R. C. JAENSCH

Minister for Human Services

1.   Short title

These regulations may be cited as the Youth Justice Regulations 2019 .

2.   Commencement

These regulations take effect on 30 September 2019.

3.   Interpretation

In these regulations –
Act means the Youth Justice Act 1997 .

4.   Prescribed persons for sections 55, 56, 68 and 94 of Act

For the purposes of sections 55 , 56 , 68 and 94 of the Act, the following persons are prescribed persons:
(a) the Secretary;
(b) a police officer.

5.   Prescribed person for section 99A of Act

For the purposes of section 99A of the Act, the Secretary is a prescribed person.

6.   Prescribed matters for section 135A of Act

(1)  For the purposes of section 135A(1) of the Act, the following persons are prescribed officers:
(a) the Commissioner for Children and Young People;
(b) the Custodial Inspector.
(2)  For the purposes of sections 135A(2)(a) and (b) of the Act, the following Acts are prescribed Acts:
(a) Commissioner for Children and Young People Act 2016 ;
(b) Custodial Inspector Act 2016 .

Displayed and numbered in accordance with the Rules Publication Act 1953.

Notified in the Gazette on 26 September 2019

These regulations are administered in the Department of Communities Tasmania.