Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009

2 Commencement

(1)

Parts 1 and 4 (except section 162) come into force on the day after the date that this Act receives the Royal assent.

(2)

Sections 68 to 71, 106 to 115, and 163 come into force 12 months after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent.

(3)

Except as provided in subsection (5), the rest of this Act comes into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council.

(4)

One or more Orders in Council may be made appointing different dates for the commencement of different provisions.

(5)

However, section 162 may not be brought into force unless every provision of Part 2 has been brought into force.

(6)

An order under this section is secondary legislation (see Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019 for publication requirements).

Legislation Act 2019 requirements for secondary legislation made under this section
PublicationPCO must publish it on the legislation website and notify it in the GazetteLA19 s 69(1)(c)
PresentationThe Minister must present it to the House of RepresentativesLA19 s 114, Sch 1 cl 32(1)(a)
DisallowanceIt may be disallowed by the House of Representatives LA19 ss 115, 116
This note is not part of the Act.

Section 2: subpart 5 of Part 2 brought into force, on 30 June 2011, by clause 2(1) of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act Commencement Order 2011 (SR 2011/221).

Section 2: the rest of this Act (except section 162) not in force immediately after the commencement of subpart 5 of Part 2 brought into force, on 30 June 2013, by clause 2(2) of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act Commencement Order 2011 (SR 2011/221).

Section 2: section 162 brought into force, on 30 June 2013 (immediately after the rest of this Act commenced by clause 2(2) of the order), by clause 2(3) of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act Commencement Order 2011 (SR 2011/221).

Section 2(6): inserted, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).