Immigration Act 1987

  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
35AC Deemed extension of certain permits expiring during epidemic
  • (1) This section applies to a temporary permit, a limited purposes permit, or an exemption from the requirement to hold a permit, if—

    • (a) it was in force immediately before the commencement of an epidemic management notice; and

    • (b) but for this section, it would expire before the day 14 days after the day on which the notice expires.

    (2) A temporary permit, limited purposes permit, or exemption to which this section applies must for all purposes be treated as if it continues to be a valid temporary permit, limited purposes permit, or exemption (as the case may be) until the earlier of the following events:

    • (a) its revocation or cessation:

    • (b) the expiration of 3 months after the day on which the epidemic management notice expires.

    (3) Subsection (2) does not require—

    • (a) the endorsement or modification of a permit or exemption; or

    • (b) the issue of a document extending a permit or exemption; or

    • (c) the issue of a new permit or exemption.

    Section 35AC: inserted, on 19 December 2006, by section 5 of the Immigration Amendment Act (No 2) 2006 (2006 No 87).