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Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018

2016-2017-2018

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018

 

No.      , 2018

 

(Attorney-General)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters in connection with the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2018 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 2

3............ Schedules.......................................................................................... 10

Schedule 1—Amendments relating to the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia          11

Part 1—Amendments                                                                                                   11

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                                 11

Federal Court of Australia Act 1976                                                                      42

Part 2—Application, saving and transitional provisions                             69

Division 1—Application of amendments                                                               69

Division 2—Saving and transitional provisions: Family Law Act 1975 amendments        69

Division 3—Saving and transitional provisions: Federal Court of Australia Act 1976 amendments               71

Schedule 2—Further consequential amendments                                             72

Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975                                                           72

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977                                        74

Admiralty Act 1988                                                                                                    79

Aged Care Act 1997                                                                                                   80

Age Discrimination Act 2004                                                                                   80

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Administration) Act 1999                  80

Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Act 1980                                         81

Archives Act 1983                                                                                                       81

Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Act 2012                      81

Australian Crime Commission Act 2002                                                                81

Australian Energy Market Act 2004                                                                       84

Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986                                                 84

Australian Jobs Act 2013                                                                                          86

Australian Passports Act 2005                                                                                86

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Act 2001                           86

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979                                   87

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Act 2006                                            88

Bankruptcy Act 1966                                                                                                 88

Biosecurity Act 2015                                                                                                  91

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Broadcasting Reform) Act 2017        92

Broadcasting Services Act 1992                                                                              92

Budget Savings (Omnibus) Act 2016                                                                      92

Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016       92

Building Energy Efficiency Disclosure Act 2010                                                 93

Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989                                                                     93

Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988                                      96

Civil Dispute Resolution Act 2011                                                                        100

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Administration Act 1992          100

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave) Payroll Levy Collection Act 1992 102

Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Act 2012                       102

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                  102

Copyright Act 1968                                                                                                  105

Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006                    106

Corporations Act 2001                                                                                            109

Court Security Act 2013                                                                                          111

Crimes Act 1914                                                                                                        113

Criminal Code Act 1995                                                                                         113

Customs Act 1901                                                                                                     115

Defence Act 1903                                                                                                      115

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Act 1990                                            115

Defence Reserve Service (Protection) Act 2001                                                 116

Designs Act 2003                                                                                                      116

Do Not Call Register Act 2006                                                                              118

Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000                                         120

Enhancing Online Safety Act 2015                                                                       120

Evidence Act 1995                                                                                                    121

Extradition Act 1988                                                                                               121

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                  124

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009                                                129

Fair Work (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 2009                129

Family Court of Western Australia (Orders of Registrars) Act 1997             131

Federal Proceedings (Costs) Act 1981                                                                 131

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975                                                   133

Foreign Evidence Act 1994                                                                                    133

Freedom of Information Act 1982                                                                         135

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Amendment (Authority Governance and Other Matters) Act 2018               135

Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012                                   136

Healthcare Identifiers Act 2010                                                                            136

Higher Education Support Act 2003                                                                    136

Horse Disease Response Levy Collection Act 2011                                           137

Human Rights Legislation Amendment Act 2017                                               137

Illegal Logging Prohibition Act 2012                                                                  137

Income Tax Assessment Act 1997                                                                           138

Independent Contractors Act 2006                                                                       138

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Act 1989                       138

Interactive Gambling Act 2001                                                                              139

Judges (Long Leave Payments) Act 1979                                                             139

Judges’ Pensions Act 1968                                                                                     139

Judicial and Statutory Officers (Remuneration and Allowances) Act 1984 141

Judicial Misbehaviour and Incapacity (Parliamentary Commissions) Act 2012                142

Judiciary Act 1903                                                                                                   143

Jurisdiction of Courts (Cross-vesting) Act 1987                                                144

Law Enforcement Integrity Commissioner Act 2006                                         146

Major Sporting Events (Indicia and Images) Protection Act 2014                147

Marriage Act 1961                                                                                                   147

Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017          148

Maternity Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Act 1973                                  148

Migration Act 1958                                                                                                  148

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1987                                              154

My Health Records Act 2012                                                                                  156

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967                                                                                        156

National Cancer Screening Register Act 2016                                                  156

National Consumer Credit Protection Act 2009                                                157

National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013                                               158

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007                                    159

National Health Act 1953                                                                                       159

National Health Security Act 2007                                                                       159

National Measurement Act 1960                                                                           159

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Act 2018    160

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011              160

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006                           162

Ombudsman Act 1976                                                                                              163

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act 1989   165

Paid Parental Leave Act 2010                                                                               165

Parliamentary Business Resources Act 2017                                                      167

Personal Property Securities Act 2009                                                                167

Petroleum and Other Fuels Reporting Act 2017                                                171

Plant Breeder’s Rights Act 1994                                                                           172

Privacy Act 1988                                                                                                      173

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002                                                                                   174

Product Emissions Standards Act 2017                                                               174

Product Stewardship Act 2011                                                                              175

Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013                                                                     175

Regulatory Powers (Standard Provisions) Act 2014                                         176

Remuneration and Allowances Act 1990                                                             176

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Act 2000                                                            177

Resale Royalty Right for Visual Artists Act 2009                                               178

Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018                                                       178

Service and Execution of Process Act 1992                                                        179

Shipping Registration Act 1981                                                                            179

Social Security Act 1991                                                                                         179

Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory Act 2012                                       180

Student Assistance Act 1973                                                                                  180

Taxation Administration Act 1953                                                                        180

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011                         182

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989                                                                                  183

Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011                                                                     184

Trade Marks Act 1995                                                                                             184

Trans-Tasman Proceedings Act 2010                                                                   186

VET Student Loans Act 2016                                                                                  186

Water Act 2007                                                                                                         187

Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Act 2005                                        187

Work Health and Safety Act 2011                                                                         187

Schedule 3—Consequential amendments to delegated legislation         190

Part 1—Fees                                                                                                                    190

Family Law (Fees) Regulation 2012                                                                     190

Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court Regulation 2012                           196

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                     204

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Regulations 2017                      204

Australian Crime Commission Regulations 2002                                              204

Automotive Transformation Scheme Regulations 2010                                    205

Bankruptcy Regulations 1996                                                                               205

Designs Regulations 2004                                                                                      206

Extradition Regulations 1988                                                                               206

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Regulations 2009                                207

Fair Work Regulations 2009                                                                                  208

Fair Work (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2009                209

Family Law (Child Abduction Convention) Regulations 1986                       209

Family Law (Child Protection Convention) Regulations 2003                      209

Family Law (Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners) Regulations 2008 210

Family Law (Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoption) Regulations 1998 212

Family Law Regulations 1984                                                                               214

Federal Court (Criminal Proceedings) Rules 2016                                           217

Federal Proceedings (Costs) Regulations 2018                                                 217

Financial Framework (Supplementary Powers) Regulations 1997               218

Jury Exemption Regulations 1987                                                                        218

Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015                      218

Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Regulations 1988                              219

National Consumer Credit Protection Regulations 2010                                220

Superannuation (CSS) Eligible Employees Regulations 1976                       220

Trans-Tasman Proceedings Regulation 2012                                                     220

Schedule 4—Repeal of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia Act 1999                 221

Part 1—Repeals                                                                                                             221

Federal Circuit Court of Australia Act 1999                                                      221

Part 2—Saving and transitional provisions                                                     222

Schedule 5—Contingent amendments                                                                    225

Part 1—Civil Law and Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2018     225

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                               225

Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2018                                226

Part 2—Enhancing Online Safety (Non-consensual Sharing of Intimate Images) Act 2018        228

Enhancing Online Safety Act 2015                                                                       228

Part 3—Export Control Act 2018                                                                        229

Export Control Act 2018                                                                                         229

Part 4—Export Legislation Amendment (Live-stock) Act 2018         230

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry Act 1997                                           230

Export Control Act 1982                                                                                         230

Part 5—Fair Work Amendment (Repeal of 4 Yearly Reviews and Other Measures) Act 2018 231

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                  231

Part 6—Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Worker Benefits) Act 2018           232

Fair Work Act 2009                                                                                                  232

Part 7—Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Cross-examination of Parties) Act 2018           233

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                               233

Part 8—Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Act 2018       234

Division 1—Amendments commencing after the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                                                                     234

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                               234

Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2018                                234

Division 2—Amendments required if this Act commences before the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                               235

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                               235

Division 3—Amendments required if this Act commences after the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                                          235

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                               235

Part 9—Family Law Amendment (Parenting Management Hearings) Act 2018                236

Family Law Act 1975                                                                                               236

Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2018                                240

Federal Court of Australia Act 1976                                                                    242

Part 10—Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018        243

Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018                                     243

Part 11—Industrial Chemicals Act 2018                                                         245

Industrial Chemicals Act 2018                                                                              245

Part 12—Imported Food Control Amendment Act 2018                       246

Imported Food Control Act 1992                                                                          246

Part 13—Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                                                  247

Division 1—Main amendments                                                                             247

Plant Breeder’s Rights Act 1994                                                                           247

Division 2—Application provisions                                                                       247

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                                                                                                      247

Part 14—Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Act 2018                 248

Division 1—Amendments commencing after the Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                                                                     248

Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2018                                248

Division 2—Amendments required if this Act commences before the Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                               249

Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court Regulation 2012                           249

Division 3—Amendments required if this Act commences after the Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Act 2018                                                               249

Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court Regulation 2012                           249

Part 15—Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) Levy Collection Act 2018        250

Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) Levy Collection Act 2018     250

Part 16—Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018                                                                                                         251

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006                           251

Part 17—Public Sector Superannuation Legislation Amendment Act 2018          253

Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2018                                253

Part 18—Road Vehicle Standards Act 2018                                                 254

Road Vehicle Standards Act 2018                                                                        254

Part 19—Space Activities Amendment (Launches and Returns) Act 2018           255

Space Activities Act 1998                                                                                       255

Part 20—Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Competition and Consumer) Act 2018             256

Telecommunications Act 1997                                                                               256

Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999   256

Part 21—Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018                                     257

Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018                                                             257

Schedule 6—Amendments to the Federal Court Rules 2011                   258

Federal Court Rules 2011                                                                                      258

Schedule 7—Modifications to the standard Rules of Court for the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Division 1)                                                                           267

Schedule 8—Modifications to Rules of Court for the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Division 2)                                                                                                 308

Part 1—Modifications of the Federal Circuit Court Rules 2001         308

Part 2—Modifications of the Federal Circuit Court (Bankruptcy) Rules 2016    336

Schedule 9—Amendments to the standard Rules of Court                      339

Family Law Rules 2004                                                                                           339

Schedule 10—Transitional provisions                                                                    352

Part 1—Introduction                                                                                                  352

Part 2—Continuity of the Family Court of Australia, and Judges and personnel of the Court   353

Part 3—Continuity of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia, and Judges and personnel of the Court 358

Part 4—Transitional arrangements for appeals                                              363

Division 1—Appeals or applications not made, but time for making appeal or application not expired        363

Division 2—Matters not substantively heard before 1 January 2019            365

Division 3—Matters substantively heard, in whole or in part, before 1 January 2019        370

Division 4—Miscellaneous                                                                                      373

Part 5—Miscellaneous                                                                                               376

 

 



A Bill for an Act to deal with consequential and transitional matters in connection with the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Act 2018 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Act 2018 .

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.

 

2.  Schedules 1 to 4

1 January 2019.

1 January 2019

3.  Schedule 5, Part 1

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 6 to the Civil Law and Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

4.  Schedule 5, Part 2

Immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Enhancing Online Safety (Non-consensual Sharing of Intimate Images) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if Schedule 1 to the Enhancing Online Safety (Non-consensual Sharing of Intimate Images) Act 2018 commences before 1 January 2019.

 

5.  Schedule 5, Part 3

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 3 of the Export Control Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

6.  Schedule 5, Part 4

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Export Legislation Amendment (Live-stock) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

7.  Schedule 5, Part 5

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 3 to the Fair Work Amendment (Repeal of 4 Yearly Reviews and Other Measures) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

8.  Schedule 5, Part 6

Immediately after the commencement of item 3 of Schedule 4 to the Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Work Benefits) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if item 3 of Schedule 4 to the Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Work Benefits) Act 2018 commences before 1 January 2019.

 

9.  Schedule 5, Part 7

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Cross-examination of Parties) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

10.  Schedule 5, Part 8, Division 1

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

11.  Schedule 5, Part 8, Division 2

Immediately after the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if Part 1 of Schedule 1 to the Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Act 2018 commences before 1 January 2019.

 

12.  Schedule 5, Part 8, Division 3

1 January 2019.

1 January 2019

13.  Schedule 5, Part 9

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Family Law Amendment (Parenting Management Hearings) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

14.  Schedule 5, Part 10

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 2 of the Government Procurement (Judicial Review) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

15.  Schedule 5, Part 11

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 3 of the Industrial Chemicals Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

16.  Schedule 5, Part 12

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 5 of Schedule 1 to the Imported Food Control Amendment Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

17.  Schedule 5, Part 13

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 8 of Schedule 2 to the Intellectual Property Law Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

18.  Schedule 5, Part 14, Division 1

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

19.  Schedule 5, Part 14, Division 2

Immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if Schedule 1 to the Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) Act 2018 commences before 1 January 2019.

 

20.  Schedule 5, Part 14, Division 3

1 January 2019.

1 January 2019

21.  Schedule 5, Part 15

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 3 of the Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) Levy Collection Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

22.  Schedule 5, Part 16, item 90

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 10 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

23.  Schedule 5, Part 16, item 91

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

24.  Schedule 5, Part 16, item 92

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 10 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

25.  Schedule 5, Part 16, item 93

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

26.  Schedule 5, Part 16, item 94

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 10 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

27.  Schedule 5, Part 16, item 95

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 16 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

28.  Schedule 5, Part 16, items 96 and 97

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 10 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

29.  Schedule 5, Part 17

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Public Sector Superannuation Legislation Amendment Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

30.  Schedule 5, Part 18

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 3 of the Road Vehicle Standards Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

31.  Schedule 5, Part 19

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 1 to the Space Activities Amendment (Launches and Returns) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

32.  Schedule 5, Part 20

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 4 to the Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Competition and Consumer) Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

33.  Schedule 5, Part 21

The later of:

(a) 1 January 2019; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of section 2 of the Underwater Cultural Heritage Act 2018 .

However, the provisions do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur.

 

34.  Schedules 6 to 10

1 January 2019.

1 January 2019

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

             (1)  Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act (other than Schedules 7 and 8) 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 (other than Schedules 7 and 8) has effect according to its terms.

Note:          The provisions of a regulation or other instrument amended or inserted by this Act, and any other provisions of the regulation or instrument, may be amended or repealed by another instrument made under the relevant authority in the relevant Act (see subsection 13(5) of the Legislation Act 2003 ).

             (2)  Legislation that is specified in Schedules 7 and 8 to this Act is modified as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in those Schedules has effect according to its terms.

Note:          In Schedules 7 and 8, Rules of Court are modified in respect of their application to the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia, without amending their text.