(1) The Governor in Council may make regulations containing provisions of a transitional nature, including matters of an application or savings nature, arising as a result of the enactment of the Transport Legislation Amendment Act 2019 , including any repeals and amendments made by or as a result of the enactment of that Act.
(2) Regulations made under this section may—
(a) have a retrospective effect to a day on or after a date not earlier than the day on which the Transport Legislation Amendment Act 2019 receives the Royal Assent;
(b) be of limited or general application;
(c) differ according to time, place or circumstances;
(d) leave any matter or thing to be decided by a specified person or class of person.
(3) To the extent to which any provision of the regulations under this section takes effect from a date that is earlier than the date of its making, the provision does not operate so as—
(a) to affect, in a manner prejudicial to any person (other than the State or an authority of the State), the rights of that person existing before the date of its making; or
(b) to impose liabilities on any person (other than the State or an authority of the State) in respect of anything done or omitted to be done before the date of its making.
(4) Regulations under this section have effect despite anything to the contrary in—
(a) this Act or any other Act (other than the Transport Legislation Amendment Act 2019 or the Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006 ); or
(b) any subordinate instrument.
(5) The following are not required for any proposed statutory rule that is to be made under this section—
(a) consultation under section 6 of the Subordinate Legislation Act 1994 ;
(b) the preparation of a regulatory impact statement under section 7 of the Subordinate Legislation Act 1994 .
(6) This section expires on the second anniversary
of the day on which it comes into operation.
(Heading and ss 106– 149) inserted by No. 44/2003 s. 3.
Part 9—Inspections and searches concerning heavy vehicles
Division 1—Preliminary matters
S. 106 inserted by No. 44/2003 s. 3.