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             (1)  The Governor-General may make regulations prescribing matters:

                     (a)  required or permitted by this Act to be prescribed; or

                     (b)  necessary or convenient to be prescribed for carrying out or giving effect to this Act.

             (2)  For the purposes of the Legislation Act 2003 , the Minister administering the Australian Federal Police Act 1979 is the rule-maker for regulations made for the purposes of the following provisions of the Criminal Code :

                     (a)  Division 71 (offences against United Nations and associated personnel);

                     (b)  Division 72 (explosives and lethal devices);

                     (c)  Division 73 (people smuggling and related offences);

                     (d)  Part 5.1 (treason and related offences);

                     (e)  Part 5.2 (espionage and related offences);

                      (f)  Part 5.3 (terrorism), other than Division 100 (preliminary provisions);

                     (g)  Part 5.4 (harming Australians);

                     (h)  Part 5.5 (foreign incursions and recruitment);

                      (i)  Division 270 (slavery and slavery-like conditions);

                      (j)  Division 271 (trafficking in persons and debt bondage);

                     (k)  Division 272 (child sex offences outside Australia);

                      (l)  Division 273 (offences involving child abuse material outside Australia);

                    (la)  Division 273A (possession of child-like sex dolls etc.);

                    (lb)  Division 273B (protection of children);

                    (m)  Chapter 9 (dangers to the community);

                     (n)  Chapter 10 (national infrastructure).

             (3)  Subsection (2) applies despite subsection 6(1) of the Legislation Act 2003 .

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