These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Justice.
Pursuant to section 100A of the Judicature Act 1908, section 39(1)(c) of the Supreme Court Act 2003, section 212(2)(c) of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957, section 410(2)(c) of the Crimes Act 1961, and to section 81(1)(h) of the Public Finance Act 1989 (so far as these regulations relate to witnesses and interpreters paid by the Crown under regulation 4 of the Witnesses and Interpreters Fees Regulations 1974), Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.
4 Fees, allowances, and expenses payable by the Crown
(1) These regulations are the Witnesses and Interpreters Fees Amendment Regulations 2004.
(2) In these regulations, the Witnesses and Interpreters Fees Regulations 19741 are called “the principal regulations”.
“the principal regulations”
These regulations come into force on 1 April 2004.
Regulation 2 of the principal regulations is amended by omitting from the definition of paying officer the word “Supreme” and substituting the word “High”.
Regulation 4(2) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the word “Supreme” and substituting the word “High”.
Clerk of the Executive Council.
This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 April 2004, amend the Witnesses and Interpreters Fees Regulations 1974. The amendments made are consequential on the passing of the Supreme Court Act 2003.
Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.
Date of notification in Gazette: 4 March 2004.
1 SR 1974/124