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Statute Law Revision Bill 2008

Schedule 4 Removing gender-specific language

   

Aboriginal Affairs (Arrangements with the States) Act 1973

1  Paragraph 6(1)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

2  Paragraph 6(1)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

3  Section 7

After “him”, insert “or her”.

4  Subsection 8(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

5  Subsection 9(1)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

6  Subsection 9(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

7  Subsection 9(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

8  Subsection 9(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

9  Subsection 9(2)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

10  Subsection 9(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

11  Section 10

After “his”, insert “or her”.

12  Section 11

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

13  Subsection 12(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

14  Paragraph 12(1)(a)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

15  Paragraph 12(1)(b)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders (Queensland Discriminatory Laws) Act 1975

16  Subsection 5(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

17  Subsection 6(1)

After “him” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

18  Subsection 6(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

19  Subsection 6(2)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

20  Subsection 6(3)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

21  Subsection 7(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

22  Subsection 7(1)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

23  Subsection 7(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

24  Subsection 9(2)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

25  Paragraph 10(1)(a)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

26  Paragraph 10(1)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

27  Paragraph 10(1)(c)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

28  Paragraph 10(1)(c)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

29  Section 11

After “him”, insert “or her”.

30  Section 11

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976

31  Subsection 70(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Air Accidents (Commonwealth Government Liability) Act 1963

32  Subsection 8(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

33  Paragraph 8(2)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

34  Paragraph 8(2)(b)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

35  Subsection 9(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

36  Subparagraph 11(1)(a)(i)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

37  Paragraph 11(1)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

38  Section 12

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

39  Subsection 14(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

40  Subparagraph 14(2)(b)(i)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

41  Subparagraph 14(2)(b)(ii)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

42  Paragraph 16(1)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

43  Paragraph 16(1)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Albury-Wodonga Development Act 1973

44  Subsection 19(5)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

45  Subsection 30(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Antarctic Treaty Act 1960

46  Subsection 4(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

47  Subsection 4(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

48  Subsection 4(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

49  Subsection 4(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Ashmore and Cartier Islands Acceptance Act 1933

50  Subsection 13(1)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

51  Subsection 13(1)

Omit “he”, substitute “the Governor-General”.

52  Subsection 13(2)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

Atomic Energy Act 1953

53  Subsection 36(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

54  Paragraph 37(1)(a)

Omit “his” (wherever occurring), substitute “the person’s”.

55  Paragraph 37(1)(b)

Omit “his” (wherever occurring), substitute “the person’s”.

56  Paragraph 37(1)(b)

Omit “him”, substitute “the person”.

57  Paragraph 37(1)(c)

Omit “him”, substitute “the person”.

58  Paragraph 37(1)(c)

Omit “his” (wherever occurring), substitute “the person’s”.

59  Subsection 41(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

60  Paragraph 41(2)(a)

Omit “workmen”, substitute “workers”.

61  Paragraph 41(2)(a)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

62  Subsection 41A(2)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

63  Subsection 41A(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

64  Subsection 41A(4)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

65  Paragraph 41A(5)(a)

Omit “he”, substitute “the Minister”.

66  Paragraph 41A(5)(a)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

67  Paragraph 41A(5)(b)

Omit “he” (first occurring), substitute “the Minister”.

68  Subparagraph 41A(5)(b)(i)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

69  Subparagraph 41A(5)(b)(i)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

70  Subsection 41A(6)

After “his”, insert “, her”.

71  Subsection 41A(8)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

72  Subsection 41B(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

73  Subsection 41B(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

74  Subsection 41B(3)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

75  Subsection 41C(5)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

76  Subsection 59(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

Australian Antarctic Territory Act 1954

77  Subsection 13(1)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

78  Subsection 13(1)

Omit “he”, substitute “the Governor-General”.

79  Subsection 13(2)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research Act 1982

80  Paragraph 19(4)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

81  Subsection 19(6)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

82  Paragraph 21(2)(a)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

83  Section 22

After “his”, insert “or her”.

84  Section 22

After “him”, insert “or her”.

85  Paragraph 23(1)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

86  Subsection 23(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980

87  Subsection 9(7)

After “him” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

88  Section 50

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Banking Act 1959

89  Subsection 63(5)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Bills of Exchange Act 1909

90  The whole of the Act (other than subsection 45(2), section 47, paragraph 54(m) and the Second Schedule)

The Act (other than subsection 45(2), section 47, paragraph 54(m) and the Second Schedule) is amended so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

91  The whole of the Act (other than subsections 13(5) and 40(2))

The Act (other than subsections 13(5) and 40(2)) is amended so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

92  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

93  The whole of the Act (other than subsection 39(4), paragraphs 54(h), (j) and (m) and subsections 69(1) and 76(2))

The Act (other than subsection 39(4), paragraphs 54(h), (j) and (m) and subsections 69(1) and 76(2)) is amended so that every occurrence of “himself” is followed once by “or herself”.

94  Subsection 13(5)

Omit “him” (wherever occurring), substitute “the person”.

95  Subsection 39(4)

After “himself”, insert “, herself”.

96  Subsection 40(2)

Omit “him” (wherever occurring), substitute “the indorsee”.

97  Paragraph 43(1)(a)

After “He”, insert “or she”.

98  Subsection 45(2)

Omit “he”, substitute “the holder”.

99  Section 47

Omit “he”, substitute “the person”.

100  Paragraph 54(h)

Omit “himself”.

101  Paragraph 54(j)

Omit “himself”.

102  Paragraph 54(m)

Omit “he” (first occurring), substitute “the agent”.

103  Paragraph 54(m)

Omit “himself” (first occurring).

104  Paragraph 54(m)

Omit “he” (second to fifth occurring), substitute “the agent”.

105  Paragraph 54(m)

Omit “himself” (second occurring).

106  Subsection 69(1)

Omit “himself” (first occurring).

107  Subsection 69(1)

After “himself” (second occurring), insert “or herself”.

108  Subsection 76(2)

Omit “himself”.

Biological Control Act 1984

109  Paragraph 45(1)(c)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Canberra Water Supply (Googong Dam) Act 1974

110  Subsection 7(3)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

111  Subsection 8(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

112  Subsection 8(2)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

113  Paragraph 8(4)(b)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

114  Subsection 10(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

115  Subsection 10(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

116  Subsection 21(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

117  Section 23

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959

118  Subsection 12(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

119  Subsection 12(4)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

120  Paragraph 15(e)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

121  Paragraph 22(1)(c)

Omit “himself”, substitute “itself”.

122  Subsection 29(1)

Omit “he and his”, substitute “the carrier and the carrier’s”.

123  Subsection 29(1)

Omit “him”, substitute “the carrier”.

124  Subsection 29(4)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

125  Subsection 29(5)

Omit “his”, substitute “the carrier’s”.

126  Subsection 30(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

127  Subsection 31(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

128  Subsection 33(1)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

129  Subsection 33(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

130  Subsection 33(1)

After “himself” (first occurring), insert “or herself”.

131  Subsection 33(1)

Omit “himself” (second occurring).

132  Subsection 33(1)

Omit “him”, substitute “the carrier”.

133  Subsection 33(2)

Omit “his”, substitute “the carrier’s”.

134  Section 34

After “him”, insert “or her”.

135  Section 34

After “his”, insert “or her”.

136  Subsection 35(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

137  Subsection 35(4)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

138  Paragraph 38(e)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

139  Section 41

Omit “his”, substitute “the carrier’s”.

140  Subsection 42(1)

After “he” (first occurring), insert “or she”.

141  Subsection 42(1)

After “his” (first occurring), insert “or her”.

142  Subsection 42(1)

After “he” (second occurring), insert “or she”.

143  Subsection 42(1)

After “his” (second occurring), insert “or her”.

144  Subsection 42(1)

Omit “his” (third occurring), substitute “the carrier’s”.

145  Subsection 42(1)

After “his” (last occurring), insert “or her”.

146  Subsection 42(2)

Omit “he”, substitute “the carrier”.

147  Subsection 42(3)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

Coal Research Assistance Act 1977

148  Subsection 6(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

149  Subsection 6(2)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

150  Subsection 7(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

151  Subsection 7(2)

After “him” (first occurring), insert “or her”.

152  Subsection 7(2)

Omit “he”, substitute “the Minister”.

153  Subsection 7(2)

After “him” (second occurring), insert “or her”.

154  Subsection 7(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

155  Subsection 7(4)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

156  Subsection 7(5)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Cocos (Keeling) Islands Act 1955

157  Subsection 17(1)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

158  Subsection 17(1)

Omit “he”, substitute “the Governor-General”.

159  Subsection 17(2)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905

160  Subsection 5(2)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

161  Subsection 5(3)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

162  Subsection 5(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

163  Subsection 6(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

164  Subsection 9(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Common Informers (Parliamentary Disqualifications) Act 1975

165  Subsection 3(1)

After “he” (first occurring), insert “or she”.

166  Paragraph 3(1)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

167  Paragraph 3(1)(a)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

168  Paragraph 3(1)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918

169  Section 5 (definition of appointed Commissioner )

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chairperson”.

170  Section 5 (definition of Commissioner )

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chairperson”.

Commonwealth Grants Commission Act 1973

171  Subsection 8(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

172  Subsection 8(6A)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

173  Subsection 8(6A)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

174  Section 9

After “he”, insert “or she”.

175  Subsection 9A(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

176  Subsection 11(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

177  Subsection 12(7)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

178  Subsection 12(7)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

179  Paragraph 13(2)(c)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

180  Subsection 14(5)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

181  Subsection 15(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

182  Subsection 19(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

183  Subsection 19(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

184  Subsection 19(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

185  Subsection 23(1)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

186  Section 24

After “he”, insert “or she”.

187  Subsection 25(3)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

188  Subsection 25(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911

189  Subsection 51H(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

190  Subsection 56(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

Consular Fees Act 1955

191  Section 4

After “his”, insert “or her”.

192  Section 4

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Consular Privileges and Immunities Act 1972

193  Paragraph 6(1)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

194  Subparagraph 6(1)(b)(i)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

195  Subparagraph 6(1)(b)(ii)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

196  Subsection 7(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

197  Paragraph 7(4)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

198  Paragraph 7(4)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

199  Subsection 11(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Copyright Act 1968

200  Subsection 184(4)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Crimes Act 1914

201  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

202  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

203  The whole of the Act (other than paragraph 24F(1)(a))

The Act (other than paragraph 24F(1)(a)) is amended so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

204  Paragraph 24F(1)(a)

After “his”, insert “, her”.

205  Paragraph 37(c)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

206  Section 44

After “himself”, insert “or herself,”.

207  Paragraph 79(4)(c)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

Crimes (Biological Weapons) Act 1976

208  Subsection 9(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

209  Subsection 10(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

210  Subsection 10(3)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

211  Subsection 12(5)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

212  Paragraph 13(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Crimes (Currency) Act 1981

213  Paragraph 3(7)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

214  Paragraph 9(1)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

215  Paragraph 9(1)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

216  Paragraph 9(2)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

217  Paragraph 9(2)(b)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

218  Subsection 11(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

219  Subsection 11(2)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

220  Paragraph 12(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

221  Paragraph 12(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

222  Subsection 15(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

223  Section 18

After “his”, insert “or her”.

224  Subsection 19(2)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

225  Subsection 21(1)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

226  Subsection 21(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

227  Subsection 21(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

228  Subsection 21(3)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

229  Subsection 23(2) (paragraph (c) of the definition of Australian aircraft )

After “his”, insert “or her”.

230  Subsection 27(4)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

231  Subsection 27(4)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

232  Subsection 27(7)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

233  Subsection 28(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

234  Subsection 28(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

235  Paragraph 28(1)(a)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

236  Paragraph 28(1)(b)

After “him” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

237  Subsection 29(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

238  Subsection 29(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Crimes (Overseas) Act 1964

239  Subsection 6(2)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

240  Subsection 6(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

241  Subsection 6(3)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

242  Subsection 7(6)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Customs Tariff (Anti-Dumping) Act 1975

243  Subsection 8(7)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

244  Subsection 8(8)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

245  Subsection 9(7)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

246  Subsection 9(8)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Defence Force Discipline Appeals Act 1955

247  Subsection 44(1)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

Defence (Visiting Forces) Act 1963

248  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

249  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

250  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

Diplomatic and Consular Missions Act 1978

251  Subsection 5(1)

Omit “he”, substitute “the Sheriff or Deputy Sheriff”.

Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act 1967

252  Subsection 8(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

253  Paragraph 8(3)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

254  Paragraph 8(3)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

255  Subsection 9(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

256  Paragraph 9(3)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

257  Paragraph 9(3)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

258  Subsection 12(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Domicile Act 1982

259  Section 7

After “he”, insert “or she”.

260  Paragraph 8(1)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

261  Paragraph 8(1)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

262  Subsection 9(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

263  Subsection 9(2)

After “his” (first occurring), insert “or her”.

264  Paragraph 9(2)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

265  Paragraph 9(2)(a)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

266  Paragraph 9(2)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

267  Paragraph 9(2)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

268  Subsection 9(3)

After “his” (first occurring), insert “or her”.

269  Paragraph 9(3)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

270  Paragraph 9(3)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

271  Paragraph 9(3)(b)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

272  Subsection 9(4)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

273  Section 10

After “his”, insert “or her”.

274  Section 11

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Epidemiological Studies (Confidentiality) Act 1981

275  Subsection 3(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

276  Subsection 3(2)

After “himself”, insert “, herself”.

277  Section 4

After “him”, insert “or her”.

278  Section 4

After “his”, insert “or her”.

279  Section 5

After “him”, insert “or her”.

280  Section 6

After “him”, insert “or her”.

281  Section 6

After “his”, insert “or her”.

282  Paragraph 8(1)(b)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

283  Paragraph 8(1)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

284  Paragraph 8(2)(b)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

285  Paragraph 8(2)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

286  Paragraph 9(c)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

287  Section 9

After “he”, insert “or she”.

288  Section 9

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Family Law Act 1975

289  Subsection 22(2A)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

290  Paragraph 30(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

291  Subparagraph 31(1)(c)(v)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

292  Subsection 110(1) (paragraph (c) of the definition of maintenance order )

After “his”, insert “or her”.

293  Subsection 110(1) (paragraph (d) of the definition of maintenance order )

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Flags Act 1953

294  Section 5

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975

295  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

296  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

297  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

298  Paragraph 11(2)(b)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

Foreign Proceedings (Excess of Jurisdiction) Act 1984

299  Subsection 6(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

300  Subsection 6(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

301  Subsection 6(4)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

302  Subsection 6(5)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

303  Subsection 6(5)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

304  Paragraph 7(1)(c)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

305  Subsection 7(4)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

306  Paragraph 9(1)(c)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

307  Paragraph 9(1)(d)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

308  Paragraph 11(1)(c)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

309  Subsection 11(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

310  Subsection 13(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

311  Subsection 14(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

312  Subsection 14(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

313  Subsection 15(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

314  Subparagraph 17(a)(i)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

315  Subsection 18(1)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Growth Centres (Financial Assistance) Act 1973

316  Subsection 7(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

317  Section 13

After “him”, insert “or her”.

318  Section 13

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Health Insurance Act 1973

319  Subsection 81(1)

Insert:

Chair means Chair of the Authority.

320  Subsection 81(1) (definition of Chairman )

Repeal the definition.

321  Subsection 81(1) (definition of Chairman of the Authority )

Repeal the definition.

322  Subsection 81(1)

Insert:

Chair of the Authority includes a person acting in the office of Chair of the Authority.

323  Subsection 81(1) (definition of member of the Authority )

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

324  Paragraph 106ZPA(1)(a)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

325  Paragraph 106ZPA(2)(c)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

326  Paragraph 106ZPB(2)(a)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

327  Subsection 106ZPH(2)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

328  Subsection 106ZPK(1)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

329  Subsection 106ZPK(3)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

Heard Island and McDonald Islands Act 1953

330  Subsection 12(1)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

331  Subsection 12(1)

Omit “he”, substitute “the Governor-General”.

332  Subsection 12(2)

Omit “his”, substitute “the Governor-General’s”.

Immigration (Education) Act 1971

333  Subsection 10(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Immigration (Guardianship of Children) Act 1946

334  Subsection 5(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

335  Subsection 6A(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

336  Subsection 7(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

337  Subsection 7(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

338  Section 9

After “him” (first occurring), insert “or her”.

339  Paragraph 9(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

340  Paragraph 9(b)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

341  Paragraph 9(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

342  Section 11

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Insurance Contracts Act 1984

343  Paragraph 48(2)(a)

Omit “he”, substitute “the person”.

344  Subsection 65(4)

Omit “his”, substitute “the third party’s”.

345  Paragraph 75(5)(c)

Omit “he”, substitute “the insurer”.

346  Paragraph 75(5)(d)

Omit “he”, substitute “the insurer”.

347  Subsection 75(5)

Omit “his”, substitute “the insurer’s”.

International Arbitration Act 1974

348  Paragraph 8(5)(a)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

349  Paragraph 8(5)(c)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

350  Subsection 9(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

International Monetary Agreements Act 1947

351  Section 8A

After “he”, insert “or she”.

International Organisations (Privileges and Immunities) Act 1963

352  Subsection 3(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

353  Subsection 6(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

354  Subsection 6(6)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

355  Subsection 6(6)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

356  Paragraph 7(2)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

357  Paragraph 7(2)(c)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

358  Subsection 7(3)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

359  Subsection 7(3)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

International Tax Agreements Act 1953

360  Subsection 16(2)

Omit “his”, substitute “the taxpayer’s”.

361  Subsection 16(3)

Omit “his” (wherever occurring), substitute “the taxpayer’s”.

362  Paragraph 16(5)(a)

Omit “his”, substitute “the taxpayer’s”.

363  Paragraph 16(5)(b)

Omit “him”, substitute “the taxpayer”.

364  Subsection 20(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

365  Subsection 20(4)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Judges’ Pensions Act 1968

366  Subsection 4(1) (paragraph (a) of the definition of appropriate current judicial salary )

After “he”, insert “or she”.

367  Subsection 4(1) (definition of prior judicial service )

After “his”, insert “or her”.

368  Subsection 4(1) (definition of prior judicial service )

After “he”, insert “or she”.

369  Subsection 5(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

370  Subsection 5(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

371  Subsection 13(3)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

372  Paragraph 15(1)(a)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

373  Paragraph 15(1)(b)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

374  Paragraph 15(3)(a)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

375  Paragraph 15(3)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Judicial and Statutory Officers (Remuneration and Allowances) Act 1984

376  Subsection 3(7)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chairperson”.

377  Subsection 6(7)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chairperson”.

Land Commissions (Financial Assistance) Act 1973

378  Subsection 7(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

379  Section 13

After “him”, insert “or her”.

380  Section 13

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Law Officers Act 1964

381  Paragraph 16(2)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Lighthouses Act 1911

382  Subsection 5(3)

Omit “it or him”, substitute “it, him or her”.

383  Section 19A

After “he”, insert “or she”.

384  Subsection 19B(1)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Loans Securities Act 1919

385  Paragraph 5(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Marine Insurance Act 1909

386  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

387  The whole of the Act (other than the Schedules)

The Act (other than the Schedules) is amended so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

388  The whole of the Act (other than the Schedules)

The Act (other than the Schedules) is amended so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

389  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “himself” is followed once by “or herself”.

Narcotic Drugs Act 1967

390  The whole of the Act (other than the Schedules)

The Act (other than the Schedules) is amended so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

391  The whole of the Act (other than the Schedules)

The Act (other than the Schedules) is amended so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

392  The whole of the Act (other than the Schedules)

The Act (other than the Schedules) is amended so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

Natural Heritage Trust of Australia Act 1997

393  Paragraph 30(1)(a)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

394  Section 36

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

Nauru (High Court Appeals) Act 1976

395  Paragraph 10(1)(c)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

396  Subsection 10(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Navigation Act 1912

397  Subsection 85(5)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Non-Government Schools (Loans Guarantee) Act 1977

398  Paragraph 5(2)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

399  Paragraph 5(2)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

400  Paragraph 5(2)(c)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

401  Subsection 9(1)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

402  Subsection 9(1)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Northern Territory (Lessees’ Loans Guarantee) Act 1954

403  Paragraph 4(1)(a)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

404  Paragraph 4(1)(b)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

405  Paragraph 4(1)(b)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Northern Territory (Self-Government) Act 1978

406  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

407  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

408  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

Parliamentary Contributory Superannuation Act 1948

409  Subparagraph 17(4)(a)(i)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

410  Paragraph 20(2C)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

411  Paragraph 20A(1)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Parliamentary Counsel Act 1970

412  Paragraph 10(2)(a)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

Port Statistics Act 1977

413  Subsection 4(2)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

414  Subsection 6(1)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

415  Subsection 6(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

416  Paragraph 7(1)(a)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

417  Paragraph 7(1)(a)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

418  Subsection 9(2)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

Postal and Telecommunications Commissions (Transitional Provisions) Act 1975

419  The whole of the Act (other than subsection 29(4))

The Act (other than subsection 29(4)) is amended so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

420  The whole of the Act (other than subsections 29(4) and 36(8))

The Act (other than subsections 29(4) and 36(8)) is amended so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

421  The whole of the Act (other than subsection 29(4))

The Act (other than subsection 29(4)) is amended so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

422  Subsection 29(4)

Omit “him”, substitute “the authorized officer”.

423  Subsection 29(4)

Omit “he”, substitute “the person”.

424  Subsection 29(4)

Omit “his”, substitute “the authorized officer’s”.

425  Subsection 36(8)

Omit “it or him”, substitute “it, him or her”.

Racial Discrimination Act 1975

426  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Chair means Chair of the Council.

427  Subsection 3(1) (definition of Chairman )

Repeal the definition.

428  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Deputy Chair means Deputy Chair of the Council.

429  Subsection 3(1) (definition of Deputy Chairman )

Repeal the definition.

430  Subsection 3(1) (definition of member )

Omit “Chairman” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chair”.

431  Subsection 41(2)

Omit “Chairman” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chair”.

432  Subsection 43(1)

Omit “Chairman” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chair”.

433  Subsection 43(3)

Omit “Chairman” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chair”.

434  Subsection 43(4)

Omit “Chairman” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chair”.

435  Subsection 43(5)

Omit “Chairman” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chair”.

Registration of Deaths Abroad Act 1984

436  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

437  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

438  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

439  Subsection 12(3)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

Removal of Prisoners (Territories) Act 1923

440  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

441  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

442  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

Remuneration and Allowances Act 1990

443  Clause 3 of Schedule 1

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chairperson”.

444  Clause 3 of Schedule 2 (Part 3 of the table, table item dealing with the Chairman, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, column headed “Office”)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chairperson”.

445  Clause 3 of Schedule 2 (Part 3 of the table, table item dealing with the Chairman, Commonwealth Grants Commission, column headed “Office”)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chairperson”.

Remuneration Tribunal Act 1973

446  Paragraph 7(12A)(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

447  Subparagraph 7(12A)(b)(i)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

448  Subparagraph 7(12A)(b)(ii)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

449  Subparagraph 7(12A)(b)(iii)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Reserve Bank Act 1959

450  Subsection 18(1)

After “his” (last occurring), insert “or her”.

451  Subsection 84(5)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Royal Commissions Act 1902

452  Section 1A

After “he”, insert “or she”.

453  Section 1A

After “him”, insert “or her”.

454  Subsection 2(4)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

455  Subsection 6B(1)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

456  Subsection 6B(2)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

457  Subsection 6F(3)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

458  Subsection 6G(2)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

459  Paragraph 6I(1)(c)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

460  Paragraph 6I(2)(c)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

461  Subsection 6O(2)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

462  Subsection 8(2)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

463  Paragraph 16(1)(b)

Omit “Chairman”, substitute “Chair”.

Royal Powers Act 1953

464  Subsection 2(2)

After “himself”, insert “or herself”.

Scout Association Act 1924

465  Section 4

After “him”, insert “or her”.

Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973

466  Paragraph 8(a)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

467  Paragraph 8(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

468  Subsection 9(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

469  Subsection 13(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1910

470  Subsection 12C(1)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

Special Prosecutors Act 1982

471  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

472  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

473  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

States Grants (Advanced Education) Act 1976

474  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

475  Subsection 18(1)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

476  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

477  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “himself” is followed once by “or herself”.

Submarine Cables and Pipelines Protection Act 1963

478  Section 8

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

479  Section 9

After “his”, insert “or her”.

Taxation Administration Act 1953

480  Subsection 10(1)

Omit “his”, substitute “the person’s”.

481  Subsection 11(1)

Omit “his ”, substitute “the defendant’s”.

482  Subsection 11(2)

Omit “him” (wherever occurring), substitute “the defendant”.

483  Subsection 11(2)

Omit “his”, substitute “the defendant’s”.

484  Paragraph 12(a)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

485  Section 12

After “his”, insert “or her”.

486  Section 13

Omit “his”, substitute “the defendant’s”.

487  Paragraph 14C(1)(b)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

488  Subsection 14D(4)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

489  Subsection 14I(3)

Omit “his”, substitute “the person’s”.

490  Subsection 14J(2)

After “he” (wherever occurring), insert “or she”.

491  Section 14N

Omit “his” (wherever occurring), substitute “the person’s”.

Transfer of Prisoners Act 1983

492  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “he” is followed once by “or she”.

493  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “him” is followed once by “or her”.

494  The whole of the Act

Amend so that every occurrence of “his” is followed once by “or her”.

Trust Recoupment Tax Assessment Act 1985

495  Subsection 12(5)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

United States Naval Communication Station (Civilian Employees) Act 1968

496  Subsection 5(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

497  Paragraph 6(1)(c)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

498  Paragraph 6(1)(c)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

499  Subsection 6(1)

After “he” (second occurring), insert “or she”.

500  Paragraph 6(2)(b)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

501  Subsection 6(2)

After “he” (second occurring), insert “or she”.

War Graves Act 1980

502  Subsection 5(2)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

503  Subsection 6(1)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

504  Section 8

After “his”, insert “or her”.

505  Section 8

After “him”, insert “or her”.

506  Subsection 9(2)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

507  Paragraph 10(1)(b)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

508  Subsection 10(5)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

509  Subsection 10(5)

After “his”, insert “or her”.

510  Subsection 10(5)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

511  Subsection 10(6)

After “he”, insert “or she”.

512  Subsection 10(7)

After “his” (wherever occurring), insert “or her”.

513  Subsection 10(7)

After “him”, insert “or her”.

514  Subsection 13(2)

After “him”, insert “or her”.