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Workplace Relations (Registered Organisations) Bill 2001

Part 1 Short title and commencement of Act etc.


1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Workplace Relations (Registered Organisations) Act 2001 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  This section and section 1 commence on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Subject to subsection (3), the remaining provisions of this Act commence on a day or days to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (3)  If a provision of this Act does not commence under subsection (2) within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, it commences on the first day after the end of that period.

3   Act binds Crown

             (1)  This Act binds the Crown in each of its capacities.

             (2)  However, this Act does not make the Crown liable to be prosecuted for an offence.