Criminal Justice Amendment Act 1999 Commencement Order 1999

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Criminal Justice Amendment Act 1999 Commencement Order 1999


Note

This order is administered in the Department of Corrections, the Department for Courts, and the Ministry of Justice.


PURSUANT to section 1(2) of the Criminal Justice Amendment Act 1999, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

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  • This order may be cited as the Criminal Justice Amendment Act 1999 Commencement Order 1999.

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  • The Criminal Justice Amendment Act 1999 comes into force on 1 October 1999.

MARIE SHROFF,

Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order brings into force, on 1 October 1999, the Criminal Justice Amendment Act 1999.

The Criminal Justice Amendment Act 1999 amends the Criminal Justice Act 1985 to provide for home detention.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 August 1999.