Digital Hub Development Agency Act 2003

Amendment of Communications Regulation Act 2002.


45.The Communications Regulation Act 2002 is amended—

(a) in section 2(1), by substituting for the definition of “Minister” the following definition:

“ ‘Minister’ means Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources;”,

(b) in section 3(3), by substituting “done under the order or regulation” for “done under the order”,

(c) in section 51, by deleting subsection (2) and consequently renumbering subsection (1) of that section as section 51,

(d) in Schedule 1, Part 1—

(i) opposite the mention in column (2) of “Wireless Telegraphy Act 1926” —

(I) by substituting in column (3) for “Section 3(6) (inserted by section 11(c) of Act No. 5 of 1972)” the following:

“Section 3(3B), (3C) (inserted by section 12 of Act No. 19 of 1988) and (6) (inserted by section 11 (c) of Act No. 5 of 1972)”, and

(II) by inserting in column (3) “Section 12” above the mention of “Section 13”,


(ii) opposite the mention in column (2) of “Postal and Telecommunications Services Act 1983” by substituting in column (3) for “Section 111 (as amended by S.I. No. 96 of 1998)” the following:

“Sections 5(6) and 111 (as amended by S.I. No. 96 of 1998)”,


(e) in section 26, by substituting for subsection (8) the following:

“(8) In the case of the Commissioner deemed appointed under section 15(15)(a), she may, on ceasing to hold office, receive such superannuation benefits as may be determined by the Minister, with the consent of the Minister for Finance, up to but not exceeding those that would have been payable to her under the Superannuation Acts 1834 to 1963 and the Superannuation and Pensions Act 1976 had such cessation been from an established position in the civil service to which those Acts apply.”.