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Circuit Layouts Regulations 1990, Australia

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Details Details Year of Version 2008 Dates Entry into force: October 1, 1990 Adopted: September 24, 1990 Type of Text Implementing Rules/Regulations Subject Matter Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits Notes The Circuit Layouts Regulations 1990 (in force under the Circuit Layouts Act 1989) as shown in this compilation incorporates all the amendments to the Circuit Layouts Regulations No. 302 of 1990 (Statutory Rules 1990 No. 302) up to Regulations No. 19 of 2008.

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Circuit Layouts Regulations 1990

Statutory Rules 1990 No. 302 as amended

made under the

Circuit Layouts Act 1989

This compilation was prepared on 21 March 2008 taking into account amendments up to SLI 2008 No. 19

Prepared by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing, Attorney-General’s Department, Canberra

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1 Name of regulations [see Note 1] 3 2 Definition 3 3 Eligible foreign countries 3

Notes 4

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Regulation 3

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1 Name of regulations [see Note 1] These regulations are the Circuit Layouts Regulations 1990.

2 Definition In these Regulations: Act means the Circuit Layouts Act 1989.

3 Eligible foreign countries For the definition of eligible foreign country in section 5 of the Act, a foreign country is an eligible foreign country if it is: (a) a member of the World Trade Organization; or (b) a separate customs territory that is a member of the World

Trade Organization; or (c) a territory (however described) of a member of the World

Trade Organization whose membership is extended, in accordance with international law, to include the territory.

Note For information as to which countries are members of the World Trade Organization, see the World Trade Organization website at http://www.wto.org.

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Notes to the Circuit Layouts Regulations 1990 Note 1 The Circuit Layouts Regulations 1990 (in force under the Circuit Layouts Act 1989) as shown in this compilation comprise Statutory Rules 1990 No. 302 amended as indicated in the Tables below. Under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003, which came into force on 1 January 2005, it is a requirement for all non-exempt legislative instruments to be registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments. From 1 January 2005 the Statutory Rules series ceased to exist and was replaced with Select Legislative Instruments (SLI series). Numbering conventions remain the same, ie Year and Number.

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Year and number

Date of notification in Gazette or FRLI registration

Date of commencement

Application, saving or transitional provisions

1990 No. 302 28 Sept 1990 1 Oct 1990 (see Gazette 1990, No. S261)

1991 No. 459 19 Dec 1991 19 Dec 1991 — 1995 No. 404 19 Dec 1995 19 Dec 1995 — 1998 No. 358 22 Dec 1998 22 Dec 1998 — 2003 No. 336 23 Dec 2003 23 Dec 2003 — 2008 No. 19 20 Mar 2008 (see

F2008L00778) 21 Mar 2008 —

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Table of Amendments

ad. = added or inserted am. = amended rep. = repealed rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected How affected

R. 1 ..................................... rs. 1998 No. 358 R. 2 ..................................... rs. 2003 No. 336 R. 3 ..................................... rs. 2008 No. 19 Schedule............................. am. 1991 No. 459

rs. 1995 No. 404; 1998 No. 358 am. 2003 No. 336 rep. 2008 No. 19

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