Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2006

5 Interpretation
  • (1) Section 2(1) is amended by inserting the following definition after the definition of Court Registrar:

    current management rights has the meaning given to it by section 47A(1).

    (2) Section 2(1) is amended by inserting the following definition after the definition of harmful interference:

    inappropriate receiver means a receiver prescribed as an inappropriate receiver by regulations made under section 134(1B).

    (3) Section 2(1) is amended by repealing the definition of infringement offence and substituting the following definition:

    infringement offence means—

    • (a) an offence under section 24A:

    • (b) an offence prescribed as an infringement offence in regulations made under section 134(1)(ja).

    (4) Section 2(1) is amended by repealing the definition of interference and substituting the following definition:

    interference

    • (a) means the effect of radio waves owing to 1 or more emissions, radiations, or inductions, or any combination of 1 or more of those things, on the reception of radiocommunications; but

    • (b) does not include any effect on the reception of radiocommunications by inappropriate receivers.

    (5) Section 2(1) is amended by repealing the definition of record of management rights and substituting the following definition:

    record of management rights

    • (a) means a record of management rights constituted under section 10(2); and

    • (b) includes a record of management rights created under section 45, 47, or 47B.

    (6) Section 2(1) is amended by repealing the definition of Secretary and substituting the following definition:

    Secretary means the chief executive of the department of State that, with the authority of the Prime Minister, is for the time being responsible for the administration of this Act.

    (7) Section 2(1) is amended by inserting the following definition after the definition of spectrum licence:

    successive management rights has the meaning given to it by section 47A(1).