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CRIMES (SENTENCING) ACT 2005 - NOTES

Dictionary

(see s 3)

Note 1     The Legislation Act

contains definitions and other provisions relevant to this Act.

Note 2     For example, the Legislation Act

, dict, pt 1 defines the following terms:

              •     administrative unit

              •     adult

              •     director-general (see s 163)

              •     director of public prosecutions

              •     doctor

              •     entity

              •     found guilty

              •     head of service

              •     law (of the Territory)

              •     lawyer

              •     Magistrates Court

              •     may (see s 146)

              •     must (see s 146)

              •     oath

              •     police officer

              •     road transport authority

              •     sentence administration board

              •     statutory office-holder

              •     Supreme Court

              •     territory authority

              •     victims of crime commissioner

              •     working day.

"accommodation order"—see section 133Y.

"additional offence", for part 4.4 (Taking additional offences into account)—see section 55.

"assessor"—

        (a)     for part 4.2 (Pre-sentence reports)—see section 39A; and

        (b)     for part 4.2A (Intensive correction assessments)—see section 46A; and

        (c)     for part 4.2B (Drug and alcohol treatment assessments)—see section 46H.

"at", in relation to a correctional centre or detention place, includes in the correctional centre or detention place.

"bail condition"—see the Bail Act 1992

, dictionary.

"because of", an offence, for part 4.3 (Victim impact statements)—see section 47.

"combination sentence"—see section 29 (1) (Combination sentences—offences punishable by imprisonment) and section 30 (1) (Combination sentences—offences punishable by fine).

"community service condition"—

        (a)     of a good behaviour order for an offender, for this Act generally—see section 85; and

        (b)     of an intensive correction order for an offender, for division 5.4.2 (Intensive correction orders—community service conditions)—see section 80A.

"community service work"—see the Crimes (Sentence Administration) Act 2005

, section 316.

"controlled drug" means a controlled drug under the Criminal Code

, chapter 6 (Serious drug offences).

"core conditions", of a treatment order, for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)—see section 80Y.

"correctional centre" means—

        (a)     a correctional centre under the Corrections Management Act 2007

; or

        (b)     a NSW correctional centre.

"corrections officer"—see the Corrections Management Act 2007

, section 20.

"court"—

        (a)     for this Act generally, if a "court" has sentenced an offender, made an order or given a direction—means the same court, however constituted; and

        (b)     for part 4.2B (Drug and alcohol treatment assessments) and part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)—means the Supreme Court; and

        (c)     for part 4.6 (Sentencing—schedule offence with criminal group)—see section 61B.

"criminal group", for part 4.6 (Sentencing—schedule offence with criminal group)—see section 61C.

"criminal intelligence", for part 4.6 (Sentencing—schedule offence with criminal group)—see section 61B.

"custodial part", of a treatment order—see section 80W.

"CYP director-general" means the director-general responsible for the Children and Young People Act 2008

.

"deferred sentence obligations", for an offender—see section 120.

"deferred sentence order"—see section 27 (2).

"detention place" means a detention place under the Children and Young People Act 2008

.

"driver licence disqualification order"—see section 16 (2).

"drug and alcohol treatment assessment"—see section 46J.

"drug and alcohol treatment order"—see section 12A.

"education and training condition"—see section 133N.

"existing sentence", for part 5.3 (Imprisonment—concurrent and consecutive sentences)—see section 70 (1).

"family violence offence"—see the Family Violence Act 2016

, dictionary.

"fine", for part 5.3 (Imprisonment—concurrent and consecutive sentences)—see section 69.

"fine order"—see section 14 (2).

"good behaviour order"—see section 13 (2).

"harm", for part 4.3 (Victim impact statements)—see section 47.

"health director-general" means the director-general responsible for the Health Records (Privacy and Access) Act 1997

.

intensive correction means intensive correction in the community under an intensive correction order.

"intensive correction assessment" means an assessment prepared under part 4.2A by the director-general about whether an intensive correction order is suitable for an offender.

"intensive correction order"—see section 11.

"list of additional offences", for part 4.4 (Taking additional offences into account)—see section 55.

"member"—

        (a)     in relation to the treatment and supervision team, for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)see section 80M; and

        (b)     in relation to the treatment order team, for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)see section 80M.

"non-association order"—see section 21.

"non-conviction order"—see section 17 (2).

"nonparole period", for a sentence of imprisonment—

        (a)     see section 65 (2) (Nonparole periods—court to set); and

        (b)     if the nonparole period of the sentence is amended—means the nonparole period as amended.

"offender"—see section 8.

"parole order"—see the Crimes (Sentence Administration) Act 2005

, section 117.

"place restriction order"—see section 21.

"pre-sentence report" means a report—

        (a)     for use in a criminal proceeding; and

        (b)     prepared by the director-general.

"pre-sentence report matter"—

        (a)     for part 4.2 (Pre-sentence reports)—see section 40A; and

        (b)     for a young offender—see section 133E.

"primary sentence", for part 5.3 (Imprisonment—concurrent and consecutive sentences)—see section 70 (1).

"primary victim", for part 4.3 (Victim impact statements)—see section 47, definition of "victim", paragraph (a).

"principal offence", for part 4.4 (Taking additional offences into account)—see section 55.

"probation condition", of a good behaviour order for an offender, means a condition included in the order that, during the period of the order, or for a part of that period stated in the order, the offender is—

        (a)     to be on probation subject to the supervision of a person appointed under the order; and

        (b)     to obey all reasonable directions of the appointed person.

Example of directions for par (b)

that the offender comply with a condition mentioned in section 13 (4) (g), examples, even if the condition is not a condition of the order

"rehabilitation program"—

        (a)     for a good behaviour order, for this Act generally—see section 93; and

        (b)     for an intensive correction order, for division 5.4.3 (Intensive correction orders—rehabilitation program conditions)—see section 80G.

"rehabilitation program condition"—

        (a)     of a good behaviour order for an offender, for this Act generally—see section 93; and

        (b)     of an intensive correction order for an offender, for division 5.4.3 (Intensive correction orders—rehabilitation program conditions)—see section 80G.

"reparation order" means an order under—

        (a)     section 19 (3) (Reparation orders—losses and expenses generally); or

        (b)     section 20 (3) or (4) (Reparation orders—stolen property).

"schedule offence", for part 4.6 (Sentencing—schedule offence with criminal group)—see section 61B.

"sentence "means—

        (a)     when used as a noun—the penalty imposed for an offence; or

        (b)     when used as a verb—to impose a penalty for an offence.

"sentence of imprisonment" includes—

        (a)     a sentence of imprisonment that has been imposed but is yet to start; and

        (b)     a combination sentence that imposes a penalty of imprisonment together with another penalty.

"sentence-related order", for part 4.4 (Taking additional offences into account)—see section 55.

"sentencing court", for part 8.2 (Deferred sentence orders—supervision) and part 8.3 (Deferred sentence orders—amendment or cancellation)—see section 123.

"supervision condition"—see section 133U.

"surety", for a good behaviour order for an offender, means a person other than the offender who gives security for complying with the order.

"suspended sentence order"—see section 12 (2).

"term"—if the term of a sentence is amended under the Crimes (Sentence Administration) Act 2005

, the term of the sentence as amended.

"treatment and supervision part", of a treatment order—see section 80X.

"treatment and supervision team", for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)—see section 80M.

"treatment order", means a drug and alcohol treatment order.

"treatment order obligations", of an offender subject to a treatment order, for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)—see section 80P.

"treatment order team", for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)—see section 80M.

"treatment program", for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)—see section 80Z.

"treatment program conditions", of a treatment order, for part 5.4A (Drug and alcohol treatment orders)—see section 80Z.

"victim", of an offence, for part 4.3 (Victim impact statements)—see section 47.

"victim impact statement", for an offence, for part 4.3 (Victim impact statements)—see section 47.

"young offender"—see section 133B.

Endnotes

1     About the endnotes

Amending and modifying laws are annotated in the legislation history and the amendment history. Current modifications are not included in the republished law but are set out in the endnotes.

Not all editorial amendments made under the Legislation Act 2001

, part 11.3 are annotated in the amendment history. Full details of any amendments can be obtained from the Parliamentary Counsel's Office.

Uncommenced amending laws are not included in the republished law. The details of these laws are underlined in the legislation history. Uncommenced expiries are underlined in the legislation history and amendment history.

If all the provisions of the law have been renumbered, a table of renumbered provisions gives details of previous and current numbering.

The endnotes also include a table of earlier republications.

2     Abbreviation key

A = Act

NI = Notifiable instrument

AF = Approved form

o = order

am = amended

om = omitted/repealed

amdt = amendment

ord = ordinance

AR = Assembly resolution

orig = original

ch = chapter

par = paragraph/subparagraph

CN = Commencement notice

pres = present

def = definition

prev = previous

DI = Disallowable instrument

(prev...) = previously

dict = dictionary

pt = part

disallowed = disallowed by the Legislative

r = rule/subrule

Assembly

reloc = relocated

div = division

renum = renumbered

exp = expires/expired

R[X] = Republication No

Gaz = gazette

RI = reissue

hdg = heading

s = section/subsection

IA = Interpretation Act 1967

sch = schedule

ins = inserted/added

sdiv = subdivision

LA = Legislation Act 2001

SL = Subordinate law

LR = legislation register

sub = substituted

LRA = Legislation (Republication) Act 1996

underlining = whole or part not commenced

mod = modified/modification

or to be expired

3     Legislation history

Crimes (Sentencing) Act 2005 A2005-58

notified LR 2 December 2005

s 1, s 2 commenced 2 December 2005 (LA s 75 (1))

remainder commenced 2 June 2006 (s 2 and LA s 79)

as amended by

Sentencing Legislation Amendment Act 2006

A2006-23 sch 1 pt 1.11

notified LR 18 May 2006
s 1, s 2 commenced 18 May 2006 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.11 commenced 2 June 2006 (s 2 (1) and see Crimes (Sentence Administration) Act 2005

A2005-59 s 2, Crimes (Sentencing) Act 2005 A2005-58, s 2 and LA s 79)

as modified by

Crimes (Sentencing) Regulation 2006

SL2006-22 sch 1 (as am by SL2006-25

s 8)

taken to have been notified LR 18 May 2006 (A2006-23

, s 4 (3) (a))

s 1 taken to have commenced 18 May 2006 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 commenced 2 June 2006 (A2006-23

s 4 (3) (b) and see Crimes (Sentencing) Act 2005 A2005-58, s 2 and LA s 79)

Crimes (Sentencing) Amendment Regulation 2006 (No 1)

SL2006-25 s 8

notified LR 1 June 2006

s 1, s 2 commenced 1 June 2006 (LA s 75 (1))

s 8 commenced 2 June 2006 (s 2 and see Crimes (Sentencing) Act 2005 A2005-58, s 2 and LA s 79)

Note     This regulation only amends the Crimes (Sentencing) Regulation 2006

SL2006-22.

as amended by

Corrections Management Act 2007

A2007-15 sch 1 pt 1.2

notified LR 18 June 2007

s 1, s 2 commenced 18 June 2007 (LA s 75 (1))

s 230 commenced 1 August 2007 (LA s 75AA)

sch 1 pt 1.2 commenced 1 August 2007 (s 2 and CN2007-6

)

Victims of Crime Amendment Act 2007

A2007-44 sch 1 pt 1.1

notified LR 13 December 2007

s 1, s 2 commenced 13 December 2007 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.1 commenced 20 December 2007 (s 2)

Children and Young People Act 2008

A2008-19 sch 1 pt 1.5

notified LR 17 July 2008

s 1, s 2 commenced 17 July 2008 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.5 commenced 27 February 2009 (s 2 and CN2008-17

(and see CN2008-13

))

Children and Young People (Consequential Amendments) Act 2008

A2008-20 sch 1 pt 1.4, sch 3 pt 3.10, sch 4 pt 4.12

notified LR 17 July 2008

s 1, s 2 commenced 17 July 2008 (LA s 75 (1))

s 3 commenced 18 July 2008 (s 2 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.4, sch 4 pt 4.12 commenced 27 February 2009 (s 2 (5) and see Children and Young People Act 2008

A2008-19, s 2 and CN2008-13

)

sch 3 pt 3.10 commenced 27 October 2008 (s 2 (4) and see Children and Young People Act 2008

A2008-19, s 2 and CN2008-17

(and see CN2008-13

))

Justice and Community Safety Legislation Amendment Act 2008 (No 2)

A2008-22 sch 1 pt 1.4

notified LR 8 July 2008

s 1, s 2 commenced 8 July 2008 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.4 commenced 29 July 2008 (s 2)

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2008

A2008-44 sch 1 pt 1.5

notified LR 9 September 2008

s 1, s 2 commenced 9 September 2008 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.5 commenced 30 May 2009 (s 2 and CN2009-4

)

Domestic Violence and Protection Orders Act 2008

A2008-46 sch 3 pt 3.6

notified LR 10 September 2008

s 1, s 2 commenced 10 September 2008 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 3 pt 3.6 commenced 30 March 2009 (s 2)

Justice and Community Safety Legislation Amendment Act 2009

A2009-7 sch 1 pt 1.4

notified LR 5 March 2009

s 1, s 2 commenced 5 March 2009 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.4 commenced 6 March 2009 (s 2 (3))

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2009

A2009-24 sch 1 pt 1.5

notified LR 3 September 2009

s 1, s 2 commenced 3 September 2009 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.5 commenced 4 September 2009 (s 2)

Justice and Community Safety Legislation Amendment Act 2009 (No 3)

 A2009-44 sch 1 pt 1.6

notified LR 24 November 2009

s 1, s 2 commenced 24 November 2009 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.6 commenced 25 November 2009 (s 2 (1))

Health Legislation Amendment Act 2010

A2010-2 sch 1 pt 1.3

notified LR 16 February 2010

s 1, s 2 commenced 16 February 2010 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.3 commenced 16 August 2010 (s 2 and LA s 79)

Crimes (Sentence Administration) Amendment Act 2010

A2010-21 sch 1 pt 1.4

notified LR 30 June 2010

s 1, s 2 commenced 30 June 2010 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.4 commenced 1 July 2010 (s 2)

Victims of Crime Amendment Act 2010

A2010-29 sch 1 pt 1.1

notified LR 31 August 2010

s 1, s 2 commenced 31 August 2010 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.1 commenced 28 February 2011 (s 2 and LA s 79)

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2011

A2011-7 pt 3

notified LR 16 March 2011

s 1, s 2 commenced 16 March 2011 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3 commenced 17 March 2011 (s 2)

Courts Legislation Amendment Act 2011

A2011-13 sch 1 pt 1.3

notified LR 11 May 2011

s 1, s 2 commenced 11 May 2011 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.3 commenced 25 July 2011 (s 2 and CN2011-8

)

Administrative (One ACT Public Service Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2011

A2011-22 sch 1 pt 1.46

notified LR 30 June 2011

s 1, s 2 commenced 30 June 2011 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.46 commenced 1 July 2011 (s 2 (1))

Corrections and Sentencing Legislation Amendment Act 2011

A2011-57 pt 4

notified LR 14 December 2011

s 1, s 2 commenced 14 December 2011 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 4 commenced 15 December 2011 (s 2)

Courts Legislation Amendment Act 2012

A2012-29 sch 1 pt 1.1

notified LR 13 June 2012

s 1, s 2 commenced 13 June 2012 (LA s 75 (1))

amdt 1.3 commenced 13 June 2013 (s 2)

sch 1 pt 1.1 remainder commenced 13 August 2012 (s 2 and CN2012-14

)

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2013

A2013-12 pt 4

notified LR 17 April 2013

s 1, s 2 commenced 17 April 2013 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 4 commenced 24 April 2013 (s 2)

Statute Law Amendment Act 2013

A2013-19 sch 3 pt 3.9

notified LR 24 May 2013

s 1, s 2 commenced 24 May 2013 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 3 pt 3.9 commenced 14 June 2013 (s 2)

Crimes (Sentencing) Amendment Act 2013

A2013-36

notified LR 24 September 2013

s 1, s 2 commenced 24 September 2013 (LA s 75 (1))

remainder commenced 25 September 2013 (s 2)

Crimes (Sentencing) Amendment Act 2014

A2014-58

notified LR 4 December 2014

s 1, s 2 commenced 4 December 2014 (LA s 75 (1))

remainder commenced 5 December 2014 (s 2)

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2015

A2015-3 pt 6

notified LR 2 March 2015

s 1, s 2 commenced 2 March 2015 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 6 commenced 3 March 2015 (s 2 (1))

Crimes (Domestic and Family Violence) Legislation Amendment Act 2015

A2015-40 sch 1 pt 1.7

notified LR 4 November 2015

s 1, s 2 commenced 4 November 2015 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.7 commenced 4 May 2016 (s 2 (2))

Crimes (Sentencing and Restorative Justice) Amendment Act 2016

A2016-4 pt 2

notified LR 24 February 2016

s 1, s 2 commenced 24 February 2016 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 2 commenced 2 March 2016 (s 2 (1))

Victims of Crime (Financial Assistance) Act 2016

A2016-12 sch 3 pt 3.2

notified LR 16 March 2016

s 1, s 2 commenced 16 March 2016 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 3 pt 3.2 commenced 1 July 2016 (s 2 (1) (a))

Protection of Rights (Services) Legislation Amendment Act 2016 (No 2)

A2016-13 sch 1 pt 1.16

notified LR 16 March 2016

s 1, s 2 commenced 16 March 2016 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.16 commenced 1 April 2016 (s 2 and see Protection of Rights (Services) Legislation Amendment Act 2016

A2016-1 s 2)

Family Violence Act 2016

A2016-42 sch 2 pt 2.3, sch 3 pt 3.8 (as am by A2017-10

s 7)

notified LR 18 August 2016

s 1, s 2 commenced 18 August 2016 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 2 pt 2.3, sch 3 pt 3.8 commenced 1 May 2017 (s 2 (2) as am by A2017-10

s 7)

Crimes (Serious and Organised Crime) Legislation Amendment Act 2016

A2016-48 pt 7

notified LR 23 August 2016

s 1, s 2 commenced 23 August 2016 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 7 commenced 24 August 2016 (s 2 (1))

Public Sector Management Amendment Act 2016

A2016-52 sch 1 pt 1.19

notified LR 25 August 2016

s 1, s 2 commenced 25 August 2016 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.19 commenced 1 September 2016 (s 2)

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2017

A2017-6 pt 3

notified LR 20 February 2017

s 1, s 2 commenced 20 February 2017 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3 commenced 21 February 2017 (s 2)

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2017 (No 2)

A2017-9 pt 4

notified LR 5 April 2017

s 1, s 2 commenced 5 April 2017 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 4 commenced 6 April 2017 (s 2)

Family and Personal Violence Legislation Amendment Act 2017

A2017-10 s 7

notified LR 6 April 2017

s 1, s 2 commenced 6 April 2017 (LA s 75 (1))

s 7 commenced 30 April 2017 (s 2 (1))

Note     This Act only amends the Family Violence Act 2016
A2016-42

.

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2018

A2018-6 pt 3

notified LR 1 March 2018

s 1, s 2 commenced 1 March 2018 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3 commenced 2 March 2018 (s 2 (1))

Crimes (Restorative Justice) Amendment Act 2018

A2018-34 sch 1

notified LR 26 September 2018

s 1, s 2 commenced 26 September 2018 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 commenced 1 October 2018 (s 2)

Sentencing Legislation Amendment Act 2018

A2018-43 pt 3

notified LR 8 November 2018

s 1, s 2 commenced 8 November 2018 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3 commenced 9 November 2018 (s 2)

Royal Commission Criminal Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2018

A2018-46 pt 3, sch 1 pt 1.3

notified LR 4 December 2018

s 1, s 2 commenced 4 December 2018 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3, sch 1 pt 1.3 commenced 5 December 2018 (s 2)

Royal Commission Criminal Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2019

A2019-6 pt 4

notified LR 27 March 2019

s 1, s 2 commenced 27 March 2019 (LA s 75 (1))

s 3 commenced 28 March 2019 (LA s 75AA)

pt 4 commenced 1 September 2019 (s 2 (2) and CN2019-15

)

Sentencing (Drug and Alcohol Treatment Orders) Legislation Amendment Act 2019

A2019-31 pt 6

notified LR 9 October 2019

s 1, s 2 commenced 9 October 2019 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 6 commenced 3 December 2019 (s 2 (1) and CN2019-19

)

Statute Law Amendment Act 2019

A2019-42 sch 3 pt 3.9

notified LR 31 October 2019

s 1, s 2 commenced 31 October 2019 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 3 pt 3.9 commenced 14 November 2019 (s 2 (1))

Crimes (Disrupting Criminal Gangs) Legislation Amendment Act 2019

A2019-43 pt 5

notified LR 6 December 2019

s 1, s 2 commenced 6 December 2019 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 5 commenced 6 June 2020 (s 2 (2) and LA s 79)

Sentencing (Parole Time Credit) Legislation Amendment Act 2019

A2019-45 pt 3

notified LR 6 December 2019

s 1, s 2 commenced 6 December 2019 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3 commenced 2 March 2020 (s 2 and CN2020-8

)

COVID-19 Emergency Response Act 2020

A2020-11 sch 1 pt 1.4

notified LR 7 April 2020

s 1, s 2 commenced 7 April 2020 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.4 commenced 8 April 2020 (s 2 (1))

COVID-19 Emergency Response Legislation Amendment Act 2020

A2020-14 sch 1 pt 1.9

notified LR 13 May 2020

s 1, s 2 taken to have commenced 30 March 2020 (LA s 75 (2))

sch 1 pt 1.9 commenced 14 May 2020 (s 2 (1))

Crimes (Offences Against Vulnerable People) Legislation Amendment Act 2020

A2020-41 pt 3

notified LR 20 August 2020

s 1, s 2 commenced 20 August 2020 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3 commenced 20 April 2021 (s 2)

Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2020

A2020-42 pt 10

notified LR 27 August 2020

s 1, s 2 commenced 27 August 2020 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 10 commenced 10 September 2020 (s 2 (1))

COVID-19 Emergency Response Legislation Amendment Act 2021

A2021-1 sch 1 pt 1.7

notified LR 19 February 2021

s 1, s 2 commenced 19 February 2021 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 1 pt 1.7 commenced 20 February 2021 (s 2 (1))

Statute Law Amendment Act 2021

A2021-12 sch 3 pt 3.8

notified LR 9 June 2021

s 1, s 2 commenced 9 June 2021 (LA s 75 (1))

sch 3 pt 3.8 commenced 23 June 2021 (s 2 (1))

Crimes Legislation Amendment Act 2021 (No 2)

A2021-18 pt 3

notified LR 11 August 2021

s 1, s 2 commenced 11 August 2021 (LA s 75 (1))

pt 3 commenced 12 August 2021 (s 2 (1))

Operational Efficiencies (COVID-19) Legislation Amendment Act 2021

A2021-24 pt 7

notified LR 13 October 2021

s 1, s 2 taken to have commenced 8 October 2021 (LA s 75 (2))

pt 7 commenced 14 October 2021 (s 2 (1))

4     Amendment history

Commencement
s 2     om LA s 89 (4)

Dictionary
s 3     am A2008-46

amdt 3.15; A2016-42

amdt 3.44

Purposes of sentencing
s 7     am A2008-19

amdt 1.36

Meaning of offender
s 8     am A2008-19

amdt 1.37; A2018-43

s 13; A2019-31

s 12, s 13; A2021-12

amdt 3.15

Imposition of penalties
s 9     am A2006-23

amdt 1.136; A2008-19

amdt 1.38, amdt 1.39; A2016-4

s 4, s 5

Imprisonment
s 10     am A2006-23

amdt 1.136; A2008-19

amdt 1.40, amdt 1.41; A2014-58

s 4; A2016-4

s 5

Intensive correction orders
s 11     am A2006-23

amdt 1.104; A2014-58

s 5
    sub A2016-4

s 7

Suspended sentences
s 12     am A2008-19

amdt 1.42; A2019-31

s 14

Drug and alcohol treatment orders
s 12A     ins A2019-31

s 15

Good behaviour orders
s 13     am A2006-23

amdt 1.105; A2008-19

amdt 1.43, amdt 1.44; A2009-7

amdt 1.9; A2010-2

amdt 1.4; A2013-19

amdt 3.63; A2020-11

amdt 1.29, amdt 1.30; A2021-1

amdt 1.16; A2021-24

ss 16-18; ss renum R57 LA

Fines—orders to pay
s 14     am A2007-44

amdt 1.1; A2008-19

amdt 1.45; A2010-21

amdt 1.5; ss renum R14 LA; A2020-42

s 53

Fines—security for payment
s 15A     ins A2010-21

amdt 1.6

Driver licence disqualification orders—motor vehicle theft
s 16     am A2008-19

amdt 1.46; A2013-19

amdt 3.64

Non-conviction orders—general
s 17     am A2008-19

amdt 1.47

Non-conviction orders—ancillary orders
s 18     am A2006-23

amdt 1.106

Reparation orders—losses and expenses generally
s 19     am A2013-19

amdt 3.64; A2016-12

amdt 3.2

Definitions—pt 3.4
s 21     def non-association order am A2016-4

s 8

Application—pt 3.4
s 22     am A2016-4

s 9, s 10
    sub A2019-31

s 16

Non-association and place restriction orders—when may be made
s 23     am A2008-19

amdt 1.48; A2016-48

s 30, s 31; A2017-9

s 6; pars renum R39 LA; A2016-42

amdt 3.45

Non-association and place restriction orders—maximum period
s 24     am A2016-4

s 11, s 12; A2019-31

s 17

Non-association and place restriction orders—explanation and official notice
s 25     am A2008-19

amdt 1.49

Combination sentences—offences punishable by imprisonment
s 29     am A2006-23

amdt 1.136; A2008-19

amdt 1.50, amdt 1.51; A2010-2

amdt 1.5; A2014-58

ss 6-8; A2016-4

ss 13-16; pars renum R30 LA; A2018-6

s 12, s 13

Combination sentences—start and end
s 31     am A2006-23

amdt 1.136; A2008-19

amdt 1.52; A2018-6

s 14, s 15

Sentencing—relevant considerations
s 33     am A2008-19

amdt 1.53; A2013-12

s 18; pars renum R23 LA; A2013-19

amdt 3.65; A2013-36

s 4; A2018-34

amdt 1.1; A2020-41

s 7, s 8

Sentencing—irrelevant considerations
s 34     am A2013-12

s 19; pars renum R23 LA; A2016-42

amdt 2.3; A2018-6

s 16; A2018-46

s 7; A2021-18

s 6

Sentencing—sexual offences against children
s 34A     ins A2018-46

s 8

Sentencing—family violence offences
s 34B     ins A2021-18

s 7

Reduction of sentence—guilty plea
s 35     am A2012-29

amdt 1.1

Reduction of sentence—assistance in administration of justice
s 35A     ins A2013-36

s 5

Reduction of sentence—statement by court about penalty
s 37     am A2013-36

s 6, s 7

Sentences of imprisonment and uncompleted young offender orders
s 38     sub A2008-20

amdt 4.34

Meaning of assessor—pt 4.2
s 39A     ins A2018-43

s 14

Pre-sentence report matters
s 40A     ins A2007-15

amdt 1.2
    am A2008-19

amdt 1.54; A2013-12

s 20; pars renum R23 LA

Pre-sentence report matters—court alcohol and drug assessment service
s 40B     ins A2013-12

s 21

Pre-sentence reports—order
s 41     sub A2007-15

amdt 1.2
    am A2008-19

amdt 1.55; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149; A2011-57

s 14; A2012-29

amdt 1.2; ss renum R22 LA; A2016-4

s 17, s 18; pars renum R30 LA; A2018-43

s 15; ss renum R43 LA

Pre-sentence reports by assessors
s 42     am A2006-23

amdt 1.107; pars renum A2006-23

amdt 1.108
    sub A2007-15

amdt 1.2; A2016-4

ss 19-21; ss renum R30 LA

Pre-sentence reports—powers of assessors
s 43     am A2007-15

amdt 1.3; A2008-19

amdt 1.56, amdt 1.57; pars and ss renum R8 LA; A2011-13

amdt 1.3, amdt 1.4; pars renum R20 LA; A2016-42

amdt 3.46, amdt 3.47

Pre-sentence reports—availability of written reports
s 45     am A2011-57

s 15
    om A2012-29

amdt 1.3

Intensive corrections assessments
pt 4.2A hdg     ins A2018-43

s 16

Meaning of assessor—pt 4.2A
s 46A     ins A2018-43

s 16

Application—pt 4.2A
s 46B     ins A2018-43

s 16

Intensive correction assessments—order
s 46C     ins A2018-43

s 16
    am A2020-14

amdt 1.56; A2021-1

amdt 1.17
    (7)-(9) exp on the day the COVID-19 Emergency Response Act 2020

expires (s 46C (9))

Intensive correction orders—intensive correction assessment matters
s 46D     ins A2018-43

s 16

Intensive correction assessments—powers of assessors
s 46E     ins A2018-43

s 16

Intensive correction assessments—provision to court
s 46F     ins A2018-43

s 16

Intensive correction assessments—cross-examination
s 46G     ins A2018-43

s 16

Drug and alcohol treatment assessments
pt 4.2B hdg     ins A2019-31

s 18

Meaning of assessor—pt 4.2B
s 46H     ins A2019-31

s 18

Application—pt 4.2B
s 46I     ins A2019-31

s 18

Drug and alcohol treatment assessments—order
s 46J     ins A2019-31

s 18

Drug and alcohol treatment assessments—drug and alcohol treatment assessment matters
s 46K     ins A2019-31

s 18

Drug and alcohol treatment assessments—powers of assessors
s 46L     ins A2019-31

s 18

Drug and alcohol treatment assessments—provision to court
s 46M     ins A2019-31

s 18

Drug and alcohol treatment assessments—cross-examination
s 46N     ins A2019-31

s 18

Application—pt 4.3
s 48     am A2008-44

amdt 1.45, amdt 1.46
    sub A2009-44

amdt 1.20

Victim impact statements—who may make
s 49     am A2008-20

amdt 3.22

Victim impact statements—form and contents
s 51     am A2015-3

s 27; ss renum R29 LA

Victim impact statements—use in court
s 52     am A2011-7

s 9; A2013-12

s 22; A2015-40

amdt 1.11, amdt 1.12; A2018-46

amdt 1.3; A2019-6

s 11

Sentencing—schedule offence with criminal group
pt 4.6 hdg     ins A2019-43

s 13

General
div 4.6.1 hdg     ins A2019-43

s 13

Objects—pt 4.6
s 61A     ins A2019-43

s 13

Definitions—pt 4.6
s 61B     ins A2019-43

s 13
    def court ins A2019-43

s 13
    def criminal intelligence ins A2019-43

s 13
    def offender ins A2019-43

s 13
    def schedule offence ins A2019-43

s 13

Meaning of criminal group—pt 4.6
s 61C     ins A2019-43

s 13

Application—pt 4.6
s 61D     ins A2019-43

s 13

Review—pt 4.6
s 61E     ins A2019-43

s 13
    exp 6 June 2025 (s 61E (3))

Schedule offence—criminal group
div 4.6.2 hdg     ins A2019-43

s 13

Schedule offence and criminal group—application
s 61F     ins A2019-43

s 13

Schedule offence and criminal group—offender's response
s 61G     ins A2019-43

s 13

Schedule offence and criminal group—when application must be heard and decided
s 61H     ins A2019-43

s 13

Court decision—in connection with criminal group
s 61I     ins A2019-43

s 13

Court decision—while associated with criminal group
s 61J     ins A2019-43

s 13

Maximum penalty for schedule offence
s 61K     ins A2019-43

s 13

Criminal group—criminal intelligence
div 4.6.3 hdg     ins A2019-43

s 13

Disclosure of criminal intelligence
s 61L     ins A2019-43

s 13

Court must decide whether classified information is criminal intelligence
s 61M     ins A2019-43

s 13

Confidentiality of criminal intelligence
s 61N     ins A2019-43

s 13

Disclosure of criminal intelligence to offender
s 61O     ins A2019-43

s 13

Start and end of sentences—general rule
s 62     am A2016-4

s 22; pars renum R30 LA

Application—pt 5.2
s 64     am A2008-19

amdt 1.58; A2014-58

s 9; A2016-4

s 23, s 24; ss renum R30 LA; A2018-43

s 17; A2019-42

amdt 3.11;
A2019-31

s 19; pars renum R47 LA

Nonparole periods—court to set
s 65     am A2006-23

amdt 1.109

Nonparole periods—recommended conditions
s 67     am A2006-23

amdt 1.110

Nonparole periods—appeals
s 67A     ins A2021-18

s 8

Nonparole periods—review of decision on nonparole period
s 68     am A2006-23

amdt 1.111; A2016-4

s 25

Imprisonment—concurrent and consecutive sentences
pt 5.3 hdg     note ins A2019-45

s 20

Definitions—pt 5.3
s 69     def fine sub A2010-21

amdt 1.7

Application—pt 5.3
s 70     am A2008-20

amdt 4.35

Concurrent and consecutive sentences—general rule
s 71     am A2006-23

amdt 1.112; A2016-4

s 26

Concurrent and consecutive sentences—offences while in custody or unlawfully absent
s 72 hdg     sub A2006-23

amdt 1.113
s 72     am A2006-23

amdt 1.114

Amendment of start of sentences on setting aside or amending other sentences
s 74     am A2021-18

s 9

Intensive correction orders
pt 5.4 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 27

General
div 5.4.1A hdg     ins A2018-43

s 18

Application—pt 5.4
s 76     sub A2016-4

s 27
    reloc A2018-43

s 19

Intensive correction orders—eligibility and suitability
div 5.4.1 hdg     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—eligibility
s 77     am A2008-19

amdt 1.59; ss renum R8 LA
    sub A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—suitability
s 78     am A2006-23

amdt 1.115
    sub A2016-4

s 27
    am A2018-43

ss 20-22; ss renum R43 LA; A2020-14

amdt 1.57
    (1), note 2 exp on the day the COVID-19 Emergency Response Act 2020

expires (s 46C (9))

Intensive correction orders—intensive correction assessment matters
s 79     am A2007-15

amdt 1.4
    sub A2016-4

s 27
    om A2018-43

s 23

Intensive correction orders—concurrent and consecutive periods
s 80     sub A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—community service conditions
div 5.4.2 hdg     ins A2016-4

s 27

Meaning of community service condition—div 5.4.2
s 80A     ins A2016-4

s 27

Application—div 5.4.2
s 80B     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—community service—eligibility
s 80C     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction order—community service—suitability
s 80D     ins A2016-4

s 27
    am A2018-43

s 24

Intensive correction orders—community service—hours to be performed
s 80E     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—community service—concurrent and consecutive orders
s 80F     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—rehabilitation program conditions
div 5.4.3 hdg     ins A2016-4

s 27

Definitions—div 5.4.3
s 80G     ins A2016-4

s 27
    def rehabilitation program ins A2016-4

s 27
    def rehabilitation program condition ins A2016-4

s 27

Application—div 5.4.3
s 80H     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—rehabilitation programs—eligibility
s 80I     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—rehabilitation programs—suitability
s 80J     ins A2016-4

s 27
    am A2018-43

s 25

Intensive correction orders—rehabilitation programs—maximum period
s 80K     ins A2016-4

s 27

Intensive correction orders—rehabilitation programs—concurrent and consecutive orders
s 80L     ins A2016-4

s 27

Drug and alcohol treatment orders
pt 5.4A hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Preliminary
div 5.4A.1 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Definitions—pt 5.4A
80M     ins A2019-31

s 20
    def core conditions ins A2019-31

s 20
    def member ins A2019-31

s 20
    def treatment and supervision team ins A2019-31

s 20
    def treatment order obligations ins A2019-31

s 20
    def treatment order team ins A2019-31

s 20
    def treatment program conditions ins A2019-31

s 20

Application—pt 5.4A
80N     ins A2019-31

s 20

Objects of drug and alcohol treatment orders
80O     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—general
div 5.4A.2 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—offender obligations
80P     ins A2019-31

s 20

Court may make ancillary orders to achieve object of treatment order
80Q     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—eligibility and suitability
div 5.4A.3 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Application—div 5.4A.3
80R     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—eligibility
80S     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—suitability
80T     ins A2019-31

s 20

Court may remit proceeding
80U     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—content
div 5.4A.4 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Content of treatment orders
80V     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—custodial part
div 5.4A.5 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Custodial part of treatment orders
80W     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—treatment and supervision part
div 5.4A.6 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Treatment and supervision part of treatment orders
80X     ins A2019-31

s 20

Core conditions
80Y     ins A2019-31

s 20

Treatment program conditions
80Z     ins A2019-31

s 20

Good behaviour order to apply after treatment and supervision part ends
80ZA     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—breaches
div 5.4A.7 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Breach of treatment order—other than commission of offence
80ZB     ins A2019-31

s 20

Provisional breach of treatment order—offender in custody
80ZC     ins A2019-31

s 20

Breach of treatment order—commission of offence
80ZD     ins A2019-31

s 20

Cancellation of treatment order—unsatisfactory circumstances
80ZE     ins A2019-31

s 20

Cancellation of treatment order—satisfactory circumstances
80ZF     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—review by court
div 5.4A.8 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Application—pt 5.4A.8
80ZG     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—review
80ZH     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—notice of review
80ZI     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—miscellaneous
div 5.4A.9 hdg     ins A2019-31

s 20

Arrest warrant—breach of treatment order obligations
80ZJ     ins A2019-31

s 20

Arrest without warrant—breach of treatment order obligations
80ZK     ins A2019-31

s 20

Drug and alcohol treatment orders—outstanding warrants
80ZL     ins A2019-31

s 20

Immunity from criminal liability
80ZM     ins A2019-31

s 20

No appeal against particular decisions
80ZN     ins A2019-31

s 20

Evidentiary certificates
80ZO     ins A2019-31

s 20

Information exchanges—treatment order team
80ZP     ins A2019-31

s 20

Review of drug and alcohol treatment order provisions
80ZQ     ins A2019-31

s 20
    exp 3 December 2024 (s 80ZQ (2))

Imprisonment—explanation to offender
s 82     am A2006-23

amdt 1.136; A2008-19

amdt 1.60; A2016-4

s 28; A2019-45

s 21

Imprisonment—official notice of sentence
s 84     am A2008-19

amdt 1.61, amdt 1.62; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149; A2014-58

s 84; A2016-4

ss 29-32; A2019-45

s 21

Good behaviour orders—meaning of community service condition
s 85 hdg     sub A2013-19

amdt 3.66; A2016-4

s 33
s 85     am A2006-23

amdt 1.116; A2008-19

amdt 1.63

Good behaviour orders—community service—convicted offenders only
s 87 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 34

Good behaviour orders—community service—eligibility
s 88 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 35

Good behaviour orders—community service—suitability
s 89 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 36

Good behaviour orders—community service—pre-sentence report matters
s 90 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 37
s 90     am A2007-15

amdt 1.5

Good behaviour orders—community service—hours to be performed
s 91 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 38
s 91     am A2008-19

amdt 1.64

Good behaviour orders—community service—concurrent and consecutive orders
s 92 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 39
s 92     am A2008-19

amdt 1.65

Good behaviour orders—rehabilitation programs—probation condition required
s 95 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 40
s 95     am A2009-7

amdt 1.10

Good behaviour orders—rehabilitation programs—eligibility
s 96 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 41

Good behaviour orders—rehabilitation programs—suitability
s 97 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 42

Good behaviour orders—rehabilitation programs—pre-sentence report matters
s 98 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 43
s 98     am A2007-15

amdt 1.6

Good behaviour orders—rehabilitation programs—maximum period
s 99 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 44

Good behaviour orders—rehabilitation programs—concurrent and consecutive orders
s 100 hdg     sub A2016-4

s 45

Good behaviour orders—official notice of order
s 103     am A2008-19

amdt 1.66, amdt 1.67; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149

Good behaviour—consequences of failure to sign undertaking
s 105     am A2021-24

s 19

Reparation orders—enforcing non-money order
s 110A     ins A2006-23

amdt 1.117

Reparation orders—Confiscation of Criminal Assets Act
s 112     am A2006-23

amdt 1.118

Reparation orders—official notice of order
s 113     am A2008-19

amdt 1.68, amdt 1.69

Meaning of deferred sentence obligations
s 115 hdg     sub A2013-19

amdt 3.66

Deferred sentence orders—explanation and official notice
s 121     am A2008-19

amdt 1.70

Deferred sentence orders—review
s 126     am A2008-19

amdt 1.71; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149

Deferred sentence orders—notice of review
s 127     am A2008-19

amdt 1.72; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149

Deferred sentence orders—when amendments take effect
s 129     am A2008-19

amdt 1.73, amdt 1.74; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149

Deferred sentence orders—when cancellation takes effect
s 130     am A2008-19

amdt 1.75, amdt 1.76; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149

Sentencing young offenders
ch 8A hdg     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

General
pt 8A.1 hdg     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Purpose—ch 8A
s 133A     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Meaning of young offender
s 133B hdg     sub A2013-19

amdt 3.66
s 133B     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—purposes of sentencing
s 133C     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—sentencing—additional relevant considerations
s 133D     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—pre-sentence report matters
s 133E     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—director-general may give court information about availability of resources
s 133F hdg     am A2011-22

amdt 1.145
s 133F     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2011-22

amdt 1.149

Young offenders—sentences of imprisonment
s 133G     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—imprisonment to be at detention place
s 133H     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—non-association and place restriction orders
s 133I     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—notice of orders to parent etc
s 133J     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—references to corrections officer
s 133K     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—good behaviour orders
pt 8A.2 hdg     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—good behaviour orders generally
div 8A.2.1 hdg     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Young offenders—community service—hours to be performed
s 133L     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2016-4

s 46

Young offenders—good behaviour orders—conditions
s 133M     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2009-7

amdt 1.11; A2009-24

amdt 1.15

Good behaviour orders—education and training conditions
div 8A.2.2 hdg     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Meaning of education and training condition
s 133N hdg     sub A2013-19

amdt 3.66
s 133N     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Application—div 8A.2.2
s 133O     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Education and training conditions—for young offenders convicted or found guilty
s 133P hdg     sub A2009-24

amdt 1.16
s 133P     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Education and training conditions—eligibility
s 133Q     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Education and training conditions—suitability
s 133R     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2011-22

amdt 1.149

Education and training conditions—maximum period
s 133S     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Education and training conditions—2 or more good behaviour orders
s 133T     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Good behaviour orders—supervision conditions
div 8A.2.3 hdg     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Meaning of supervision condition
s 133U hdg     sub A2013-19

amdt 3.66
s 133U     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149; A2015-3

s 28

Supervision conditions—when required
s 133V     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2009-7

amdt 1.12

Supervision conditions—maximum period
s 133W     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2011-22

amdt 1.145

Supervision conditions—2 or more good behaviour orders
s 133X     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Meaning of accommodation order
s 133Y     am A2015-3

s 29

Young offenders—accommodation orders
pt 8A.3 hdg     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Meaning of accommodation order
s 133Y hdg     sub A2013-19

amdt 3.66
s 133Y     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149

Accommodation orders—for young offenders convicted or found guilty
s 133Z hdg     sub A2009-24

amdt 1.17
s 133Z     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Accommodation orders—eligibility
s 133ZA     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Accommodation orders—suitability
s 133ZB     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77
    am A2011-22

amdt 1.149

Accommodation orders—maximum period
s 133ZC     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Accommodation orders—2 or more orders
s 133ZD     ins A2008-19

amdt 1.77

Operation of ancillary and restitution orders
s 134     am A2006-23

amdt 1.119; A2007-15

amdt 1.7

Information exchanges between criminal justice entities
s 136     am A2006-23

amdt 1.120, amdt 1.121; A2008-19

amdt 1.78; pars renum R8 LA; A2010-29

amdt 1.1; A2011-22

amdt 1.145, amdt 1.149; A2016-13

amdt 1.50

Transitional
ch 10 hdg     exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1))

Application of Act to offenders charged before and after commencement
s 140 hdg     sub A2006-23

amdt 1.122
s 140     am A2006-23

amdt 1.123, amdt 1.124
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

References to charge—s 140
s 140A     ins as mod SL2006-25

mod 1.1
    exp 18 December 2007 (see SL2006-22

s 3 (2))
    ins A2008-22

amdt 1.22
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Nonparole periods—Rehabilitation of Offenders (Interim) Act, s 31
s 141     am A2006-23

amdts 1.125-1.127
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Reparation orders—Crimes Act, s 350
s 142     am A2006-23

amdt 1.127
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Transitional regulations
s 143     am A2006-23

amdt 1.128
    exp 2 June 2008 (s 143 (4))

Common law disabilities of convictions abolished
s 144     ins A2006-23

amdt 1.129
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Construction of outdated references
s 145     ins A2006-23

amdt 1.129
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Application of Legislation Act, s 88
s 146     ins A2006-23

amdt 1.129
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Expiry of ch 10
s 147     ins A2006-23

amdt 1.129
    exp 2 June 2011 (s 147 (1))

Transitional—Children and Young People Act 2008
ch 11 hdg     ins A2008-20

amdt 1.4
    exp 27 February 2014 (s 203 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Meaning of commencement day—ch 11
s 200     ins A2008-20

amdt 1.4
    exp 27 February 2014 (s 203 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Application of amendments
s 201     ins A2008-20

amdt 1.4
    exp 27 February 2014 (s 203 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Transitional regulations
s 202     ins A2008-20

amdt 1.4
    exp 27 February 2011 (s 202 (4))

Expiry—ch 11
s 203     ins A2008-20

amdt 1.4
    exp 27 February 2014 (s 203 (1) (LA s 88 declaration applies))

Transitional—Crimes (Sentencing) Amendment Act 2014
ch 12 hdg     ins A2014-58

s 11
    exp 1 July 2016 (s 205)

Application of amendments
s 204     ins A2014-58

s 11
    exp 1 July 2016 (s 205)

Expiry—ch 12
s 205     ins A2014-58

s 11
    exp 1 July 2016 (s 205)

Delegation
ch 13 hdg     ins A2017-6

s 5
    exp 21 February 2017 (s 207)

Delegation
s 206     ins A2017-6

s 5
    exp 21 February 2017 (s 207)

Expiry—ch 13
s 207     ins A2017-6

s 5
    exp 21 February 2017 (s 207)

Schedule offences
sch 1     ins A2019-43

s 14

Dictionary
dict     am A2011-22

amdt 1.146; A2013-19

amdt 3.67; A2016-13

amdt 1.51; A2016-52

amdt 1.60; A2018-43

s 26
    def accommodation order ins A2008-19

amdt 1.79
    def assessor am A2007-15

amdt 1.8
    sub A2018-43

s 27
    am A2019-31

s 21
    def at ins A2006-23

amdt 1.130
    sub A2008-19

amdt 1.80
    def correctional centre am A2013-19

amdt 3.68
    def chief executive (CYP) ins A2008-19

amdt 1.81
    om A2011-22

amdt 1.147
    def community service condition sub A2016-4

s 47
    def community service work sub A2006-23

amdt 1.131
    def core conditions ins A2019-31

s 22
    def corrections officer sub A2006-23

amdt 1.132
    def court sub A2019-31

s 23; A2021-12

amdt 3.16
    def "court", for part 4.6 ins A2019-43

s 15
    om A2021-12

amdt 3.16
    def criminal group ins A2019-43

s 15
    def criminal intelligence ins A2019-43

s 15
    def custodial part ins A2019-31

s 24
    def CYP director-general ins A2011-22

amdt 1.148
    def deferred sentence obligations sub A2013-19

amdt 3.69
    def detention place ins A2008-19

amdt 1.81
    def domestic violence offence am A2008-46

amdt 3.16
    om A2016-42

amdt 3.48
    def drug and alcohol treatment assessment ins A2019-31

s 24
    def drug and alcohol treatment order ins A2019-31

s 24
    def education and training condition ins A2008-19

amdt 1.81
    def family violence offence ins A2016-42

amdt 3.49
    def health director-general ins A2019-31

s 24
    def intensive correction ins A2016-4

s 48
    def intensive correction assessment ins A2018-43

s 28
    def intensive correction order ins A2016-4

s 48
    def member ins A2019-31

s 24
    def "offender", for part 4.6 ins A2019-43

s 15
    om A2021-12

amdt 3.17
    def parole order sub A2006-23

amdt 1.133
    def periodic detention sub A2006-23

amdt 1.134
    om A2016-4

s 49
    def periodic detention period am A2006-23

amdt 1.135
    om A2016-4

s 49
    def pre-sentence report matter ins A2007-15

amdt 1.9
    sub A2008-19

amdt 1.82; A2012-29

amdt 1.4
    def pre-sentence report order om A2007-15

amdt 1.10
    def rehabilitation program sub A2016-4

s 50
    def rehabilitation program condition sub A2016-4

s 50
    def schedule offence ins A2019-43

s 15
    def supervision condition ins A2008-19

amdt 1.83
    def treatment and supervision part ins A2019-31

s 24
    def treatment and supervision team ins A2019-31

s 24
    def treatment order ins A2019-31

s 24
    def treatment order obligations ins A2019-31

s 24
    def treatment order team ins A2019-31

s 24
    def treatment program ins A2019-31

s 24
    def treatment program conditions ins A2019-31

s 24
    def young offender ins A2008-19

amdt 1.83

5     Earlier republications

Some earlier republications were not numbered. The number in column 1 refers to the publication order.

Since 12 September 2001 every authorised republication has been published in electronic pdf format on the ACT legislation register. A selection of authorised republications have also been published in printed format. These republications are marked with an asterisk (*) in column 1. Electronic and printed versions of an authorised republication are identical.

Republication No and date

Effective

Last amendment made by

Republication for

R1
2 June 2006

2 June 2006–
31 July 2007

SL2006-25

new Act, amendments by A2006-23

and modifications by SL2006-22

as amended by SL2006-25

R2
1 Aug 2007

1 Aug 2007–
18 Dec 2007

A2007-15

amendments by A2007-15

R3
19 Dec 2007

19 Dec 2007–
19 Dec 2007

A2007-44

commenced expiry

R4
20 Dec 2007

20 Dec 2007–
2 June 2008

A2007-44

amendments by A2007-44

R5
3 June 2008

3 June 2008–
28 July 2008

A2007-44

commenced expiry

R6
29 July 2008

29 July 2008–
26 Oct 2008

A2008-22

amendments by A2008-22

R7
27 Oct 2008

27 Oct 2008–
26 Feb 2009

A2008-46

amendments by A2008-20

R8
27 Feb 2009

27 Feb 2009–
5 Mar 2009

A2008-46

amendments by A2008-19

and A2008-20

R9
6 Mar 2009

6 Mar 2009–
29 Mar 2009

A2009-7

amendments by A2009-7

R10
30 Mar 2009

30 Mar 2009–
29 May 2009

A2009-7

amendments by A2008-46

R11*
30 May 2009

30 May 2009–
3 Sept 2009

A2009-7

amendments by A2008-44

R12
4 Sept 2009

4 Sept 2009–
24 Nov 2009

A2009-24

amendments by A2009-24

R13
25 Nov 2009

25 Nov 2009–
30 June 2010

A2009-44

amendments by A2009-44

R14
1 July 2010

1 July 2010–
15 Aug 2010

A2010-21

amendments by A2010-21

R15
16 Aug 2010

16 Aug 2010–
27 Feb 2011

A2010-21

amendments by A2010-2

R16
28 Feb 2011

28 Feb 2011–
16 Mar 2011

A2010-29

amendments by A2010-29

and expiry of provision (s 202)

R17
17 Mar 2011

17 Mar 2011–
2 June 2011

A2011-7

amendments by A2011-7

R18
3 June 2011

3 June 2011–
30 June 2011

A2011-13

expiry of transitional provisions (ch 10)

R19
1 July 2011

1 July 2011–
24 July 2011

A2011-22

amendments by A2011-22

R20*
25 July 2011

25 July 2011–
14 Dec 2011

A2011-22

amendments by A2011-13

R21
15 Dec 2011

15 Dec 2011–
12 Aug 2012

A2011-57

amendments by A2011-57

R22
13 Aug 2012

13 Aug 2012–
23 Apr 2013

A2012-29

amendments by A2012-29

R23
24 Apr 2013

24 Apr 2013–
12 June 2013

A2013-12

amendments by A2013-12

R24
13 June 2013

13 June 2013–
13 June 2013

A2013-12

amendments by A2012-29

R25
14 June 2013

14 June 2013–
24 Sept 2013

A2013-19

amendments by A2013-19

R26
25 Sept 2013

25 Sept 2013–
27 Feb 2014

A2013-36

amendments by A2013-36

R27
28 Feb 2014

28 Feb 2014–
4 Dec 2014

A2013-36

expiry of transitional provisions (ch 11)

R28
5 Dec 2014

5 Dec 2014–
2 Mar 2015

A2014-58

amendments by A2014-58

R29
3 Mar 2015

3 Mar 2015–
1 Mar 2016

A2015-3

amendments by A2015-3

R30
2 Mar 2016

2 Mar 2016–
31 Mar 2016

A2016-4

amendments by A2016-4

R31
1 Apr 2016

1 Apr 2016–
3 May 2016

A2016-13

amendments by A2016-13

R32
4 May 2016

4 May 2016–
30 June 2016

A2016-13

amendments by A2015-40

R33
1 July 2016

1 July 2016–
1 July 2016

A2016-13

amendments by A2016-12

R34
2 July 2016

2 July 2016–
23 Aug 2016

A2016-13

expiry of transitional provisions (ch 12)

R35
24 Aug 2016

24 Aug 2016–
31 Aug 2016

A2016-48

amendments by A2016-48

R36
1 Sept 2016

1 Sept 2016–
20 Feb 2017

A2016-52

amendments by A2016-52

R37
21 Feb 2017

21 Feb 2017–
21 Feb 2017

A2017-6

amendments by A2017-6

R38
22 Feb 2017

22 Feb 2017–
5 Apr 2017

A2017-6

expiry of provisions (ch 13)

R39
6 Apr 2017

6 Apr 2017–
30 Apr 2017

A2017-9

amendments by A2017-9

R40
1 May 2017

1 May 2017–
1 Mar 2018

A2017-10

amendments by A2016-42

as amended by A2017-10

R41
2 Mar 2018

2 Mar 2018–
30 Sept 2018

A2018-6

amendments by A2018-6

R42
1 Oct 2018

1 Oct 2018–
8 Nov 2018

A2018-34

amendments by A2018-34

R43
9 Nov 2018

9 Nov 2018–
4 Dec 2018

A2018-43

amendments by A2018-43

R44
5 Dec 2018

5 Dec 2018–
31 Aug 2019

A2018-46

amendments by A2018-46

R45
1 Sept 2019

1 Sept 2019–
13 Nov 2019

A2019-6

amendments by A2019-6

R46
14 Nov 2019

14 Nov 2019–
2 Dec 2019

A2019-42

A2019-42

R47
3 Dec 2019

3 Dec 2019–
1 Mar 2020

A2019-42

amendments by A2019-31

R48
2 Mar 2020

2 Mar 2020–
7 Apr 2020

A2019-45

amendments by A2019-45

R49
8 Apr 2020

8 Apr 2020–
13 May 2020

A2020-11

amendments by A2020-11

R50
14 May 2020

14 May 2020–
5 June 2020

A2020-14

amendments by A2020-14

R51
6 June 2020

6 June 2020–
9 Sept 2020

A2020-14

amendments by A2019-43

R52
10 Sept 2020

10 Sept 2020–
19 Sept 2021

A2020-42

amendments by A2020-42

R53
20 Feb 2021

20 Feb 2021–
19 Apr 2021

A2021-1

amendments by A2021-1

R54
20 Apr 2021

20 Apr 2021–
22 June 2021

A2021-1

amendments by A2020-41

R55
23 June 2021

23 June 2021–
11 Aug 2021

A2021-12

amendments by A2021-12

R56
12 Aug 2021

12 Aug 2021–
13 Oct 2021

A2021-18

amendments by A2021-18

6     Expired transitional or validating provisions

This Act may be affected by transitional or validating provisions that have expired. The expiry does not affect any continuing operation of the provisions (see Legislation Act 2001

, s 88 (1)).

Expired provisions are removed from the republished law when the expiry takes effect and are listed in the amendment history using the abbreviation ‘exp' followed by the date of the expiry.

To find the expired provisions see the version of this Act before the expiry took effect. The ACT legislation register has point-in-time versions of this Act.























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Republication No 57

Effective: 14 October 2021

Republication date: 14 October 2021

Last amendment made by A2021-24







About this republication

The republished law

This is a republication of the Crimes (Sentencing) Act 2005

(including any amendment made under the Legislation Act 2001

, part 11.3 (Editorial changes)) as in force on 14 October 2021

. It also includes any commencement, amendment, repeal or expiry affecting this republished law to 14 October 2021

.

The legislation history and amendment history of the republished law are set out in endnotes 3 and 4.

Kinds of republications

The Parliamentary Counsel's Office prepares 2 kinds of republications of ACT laws (see the ACT legislation register at www.legislation.act.gov.au

):

              • authorised republications to which the Legislation Act 2001

applies

              • unauthorised republications.

The status of this republication appears on the bottom of each page.

Editorial changes

The Legislation Act 2001

, part 11.3 authorises the Parliamentary Counsel to make editorial amendments and other changes of a formal nature when preparing a law for republication. Editorial changes do not change the effect of the law, but have effect as if they had been made by an Act commencing on the republication date (see Legislation Act 2001

, s 115 and s 117). The changes are made if the Parliamentary Counsel considers they are desirable to bring the law into line, or more closely into line, with current legislative drafting practice.

This republication includes amendments made under part 11.3 (see endnote 1).

Uncommenced provisions and amendments

If a provision of the republished law has not commenced, the symbol  U  appears immediately before the provision heading. Any uncommenced amendments that affect this republished law are accessible on the ACT legislation register (www.legislation.act.gov.au

). For more information, see the home page for this law on the register.

Modifications

If a provision of the republished law is affected by a current modification, the symbol  M  appears immediately before the provision heading. The text of the modifying provision appears in the endnotes. For the legal status of modifications, see the Legislation Act 2001

, section 95.

Penalties

At the republication date, the value of a penalty unit for an offence against this law is $160 for an individual and $810 for a corporation (see Legislation Act 2001

, s 133).

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Part 1.1Crimes Act 1900194

Part 1.2Criminal Code 2002195

Part 1.3Drugs of Dependence Act 1989197

Part 1.4Firearms Act 1996197

Endnotes206

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