(1) In this
publication day , for regulations made under
subsection (2), means the day on which those regulations are published in
the Gazette ;
specified means specified or described in
regulations made under subsection (2);
transitional matter means any matter of a
transitional or savings nature arising from the enactment of the Marketing of
Potatoes Amendment and Repeal Act 2016 .
(2) If there is no
sufficient provision in this Part for dealing with a transitional matter, the
Governor may make regulations prescribing matters necessary or convenient to
be prescribed for the purpose of dealing with the transitional matter.
(3) Regulations made
under subsection (2) may provide that specified provisions of a written
not apply to or in relation to a specified matter; or
apply with specified modifications to or in relation to a specified matter.
(4) If regulations
made under subsection (2) provide that a specified state of affairs is
taken to have existed, or not to have existed, on and after a day that is
earlier than the publication day but not earlier than transition day, the
regulations have effect according to their terms.
(5) If regulations
contain a provision referred to in subsection (4), the provision does not
operate so as —
affect in a manner prejudicial to a person (other than the State or an
authority of the State) the rights of that person existing before the
publication day for those regulations; or
impose liabilities on a person (other than the State or an authority of the
State) in respect of an act done or omission made before the publication day
for those regulations.
(6) Regulations can
only be made under subsection (2) within 24 months after the day on
which the Marketing of Potatoes Amendment and Repeal Act 2016 receives
the Royal Assent.
[Section 57 inserted by No. 22 of 2016