Legislative Instruments Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)

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Legislative Instruments Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)1
Select Legislative Instrument 2012 No. 179
I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulation under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.
Dated 2 August 2012
QUENTIN BRYCE
Governor-General
By Her Excellency’s Command
NICOLA ROXON
Attorney-General
1              Name of regulation
                This regulation is the Legislative Instruments Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1).
2              Commencement
                This regulation commences on the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Parliamentary Counsel and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2012.
3              Amendment of Legislative Instruments Regulations 2004
                Schedule 1 amends the Legislative Instruments Regulations 2004.
Schedule 1        Amendments
(section 3)
 
[1]           Subregulations 4 (2) and (3)
substitute
         (2)   An electronic document is lodged if:
                (a)    it is in any of the following word processing or data formats:
                          (i)    Microsoft Word 97 or later version;
                         (ii)    rich text format;
                        (iii)    another format agreed, in writing, by the First Parliamentary Counsel; and
               (b)    it is given to the First Parliamentary Counsel:
                          (i)    through the electronic lodgement facility at https://lodgment.frli.gov.au; or
                         (ii)    in another way agreed, in writing, by the First Parliamentary Counsel.
         (3)   A non‑electronic document is lodged if it is:
                (a)    delivered to the Office of Parliamentary Counsel at 63 Denison Street, Deakin ACT 2600; or
               (b)    posted to the Office of Parliamentary Counsel at Locked Bag 30, Kingston ACT 2604; or
                (c)    delivered, posted or otherwise given to the First Parliamentary Counsel in a way agreed, in writing, by the First Parliamentary Counsel.   
[2]           Regulation 5
omit
Secretary
insert
First Parliamentary Counsel
Note
1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See www.comlaw.gov.au.