Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Amendment Act 2008

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Schedule 5
Amendments to other regulations

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Adoption Regulations 1959(SR 1959/109)

Regulation 5(1): omit Births and Deaths Registration Act 1951 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration (Fees) Regulations 1995 (SR 1995/185)

Regulation 1(1): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration (Fees) Regulations 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration (Fees) Regulations 1995.

Heading to the Schedule: omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Item 1 of the Schedule: omit of index for each and substitute in respect of.

Items 8, 11, 15, and 19 to 31 of the Schedule: revoke.

Civil Union (Prescribed Information, Fees, and Forms) Regulations 2005 (SR 2005/81)

Regulation 6(e): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Regulation 6(f): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Cremation Regulations 1973 (SR 1973/154)

Regulation 4(6): omit section 35 of the Births and Deaths Registration Act 1951 and substitute section 46A of the Burial and Cremation Act 1964.

Domestic Violence (Public Registers) Regulations 1998 (SR 1998/342)

Definition of Registrar-General in regulation 2(1): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Regulation 10(2): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Heading to Part 3: omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Regulation 13: revoke and substitute:

13 Effect of direction on indexes provided by Registrar-General
  • (1) Even though a direction is in force in respect of relevant information included on a public register maintained under the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995, nothing in section 112 of the Act applies to the inclusion of that information in an index provided by the Registrar-General (appointed under section 79(1) of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995) before the commencement of section 27 of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Amendment Act 2008.

    (2) A notice given by the Registrar-General (as described in subclause (1)) under regulation 7(b) must include information about any index that was kept by the Registrar-General prior to the commencement of section 27 of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Amendment Act 2008 that includes relevant information, including the type of relevant information the index contains and the availability of access to the register by the public.

Heading to regulation 14: omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Regulation 14(1): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Item relating to Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 in Schedule 1: omit and substitute:

Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995Sections 5, 7(2), 8, 21B, 24, 25, 34, 36, 48(3), 50, 53, 56, 58, 62A, and 62C
Family Courts Rules 2002 (SR 2002/261)

Rule 7(1)(a): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Rule 28(2)(a): omit 15(5), section 17(2), or section 18(5) of the Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute 15A(2), section 17(2), or section 18(5) of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Rule 38(a): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 (see, for example, sections 15(7)(a) and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995 (see, for example, sections 15A(3)(a)).

Rule 130(1)(b): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Rule 425(1): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Marriage (Forms) Regulations 1995 (SR 1995/184)

Regulation 3(d): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Regulation 3(da): omit Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995 and substitute Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995.

Social Security (Monetary Benefits) Regulations 1971(SR 1971/167)

Regulation 6: omit Registrar of Births and Deaths, his Deputy, or any Acting Registrar of Births, and Deaths and substitute any Registrar (within the meaning of section 2 of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995).

War Pensions Regulations 1956 (SR 1956/7)

Regulation 4(b): omit or Deputy Registrar or Acting Registrar of Births and Deaths and substitute (within the meaning of section 2 of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995).

Regulation 5(1): omit of Births and Deaths and substitute (within the meaning of section 2 of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995).