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Standard Time and Daylight Saving Time Ordinance 1980

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Standard Time and Daylight Saving Time Ordinance 1980

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									TERRITORY OF CHRISTMAS ISLAND


Standard Time and Daylight Saving
Time Ordinance 1980

Ordinance No. 8 of 1980 as amended

made under the

Christmas Island Act 1958

This compilation was prepared on 17 January 2002
taking into account amendments up to Ordinance No. 10 of 1981

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




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Contents




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Contents
            1     Short title [see Note 1]                                   3
            2     Interpretation                                             3
            3     Legal time during period other than daylight saving
                  period                                                     3
            4     Legal time during daylight saving period                   3
            5     Construction of instruments etc                            4

Notes                                                                        5




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                                                                        Section 4




An Ordinance relating to standard time and daylight
saving time

1      Short title [see Note 1]
       This Ordinance may be cited as the Standard Time and
       Daylight Saving Time Ordinance 1980.

2      Interpretation
       In this Ordinance, unless the contrary intention appears:
       daylight saving period means a period fixed by the Minister by
       notice published in the Gazette.
       daylight saving time means the time declared by section 4 of
       this Ordinance to be legal time throughout the Territory during
       a daylight saving period.
       prescribed meridian means the meridian of longitude 105˚ east
       of Greenwich, England.
       standard time means the time declared by section 3 of this
       Ordinance to be legal time throughout the Territory during any
       period other than a daylight saving period.

3      Legal time during period other than daylight saving
       period
       The mean time of the prescribed meridian is declared to be
       legal time throughout the Territory during any period other
       than a daylight saving period.

4      Legal time during daylight saving period
       The time that is one hour in advance of the mean time of the
       prescribed meridian is declared to be legal time throughout the
       Territory during a daylight saving period.




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Section 5



5           Construction of instruments etc
             Where:
            (a) an expression of time occurs in an Ordinance, regulation,
                  by-law, rule, notice or order, or in a contract or agreement
                  (whether made orally or in writing) or in a deed or other
                  instrument; or
            (b) the doing or refraining from doing anything at, before or
                  after a certain time has an effect in law,
             that time shall, unless it is otherwise specifically stated, be
             determined:
            (c) with respect to a daylight saving period — by reference to
                  daylight saving time; and
            (d) with respect to any other period — by reference to
                  standard time.




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                Notes to the Standard Time and Daylight Saving Time Ordinance 1980


                                                                     Table of Ordinances




Notes to the Standard Time and Daylight Saving
Time Ordinance 1980
Note 1
The Standard Time and Daylight Saving Time Ordinance 1980 (in force
under the Christmas Island Act 1958) as shown in this compilation
comprises Ordinance No 8. of 1980 amended as indicated in the Tables
below.

Table of Ordinances

Year and          Date of                  Date of                          Application,
number            notification             commencement                     saving or
                  in Gazette                                                transitional
                                                                            provisions
No. 8, 1980       23 Dec 1980              23 Dec 1980
No. 10, 1981      21 Oct 1981              21 Oct 1981                      —




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Notes to the Standard Time and Daylight Saving Time Ordinance 1980


Table of Amendments




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

Provision affected                           How affected
S. 2 .....................................   am. No. 10, 1981




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