Coroners (Fees) Amendment Regulations 1999

1999/361

Coroners (Fees) Amendment Regulations 1999


Note

These regulations are administered in the Department for Courts and the Ministry of Justice.


PURSUANT to section 45 of the Coroners Act 1988, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title and commencement
  • (1) These regulations may be cited as the Coroners (Fees) Amendment Regulations 1999, and are part of the Coroners (Fees) Regulations 19921 (the principal regulations).

    (2) These regulations come into force on 19 November 1999.

2 Fees
  • (1) Regulation 2(2)(c) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression 3, and substituting the expression 2.

    (2) Regulation 2(2) of the principal regulations is amended by revoking paragraph (d), and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (d) For completing an inquest lasting for 2 hours or more, a fee calculated at the rate fifthly specified in the Schedule for every half-hour or part thereof the inquest lasted:.

3 New Schedule substituted
  • [Revoked]

    Regulations 3 and 4 were revoked, as from 1 April 2003, by regulation 4 Coroners (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/60).

4 Revocation
  • [Revoked]

    Regulations 3 and 4 were revoked, as from 1 April 2003, by regulation 4 Coroners (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/60).


Schedule
New Schedule Substituted

Reg 3

[Revoked]

  • This Schedule was revoked, as from 1 April 2003, by regulation 4 Coroners (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/60).

MARIE SHROFF,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 19 November 1999, increase the fees payable to coroners for inquests and related services. The regulations also amend regulation 2 of the Coroners (Fees) Regulations 1992 to allow fees to be calculated on the basis of half-hour periods rather than 1 hour periods.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 14 October 1999.


  • 1 SR 1992/66