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Electoral and Referendum Amendment Bill 1998

 

 

 

 

Electoral and Referendum Amendment Act 1998

 

No. 94, 1998

 

 

 

 

   

   



 

 

 

 

Electoral and Referendum Amendment Act 1998

 

No. 94, 1998

 

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................

2............ Commencement..................................................................................

3............ Schedule(s).........................................................................................

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918        

Schedule 2—Amendment of the Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984  

 



Electoral and Referendum Amendment Act 1998

No. 94, 1998

 

 

 

An Act to amend the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 and the Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984 , and for related purposes

 

[ Assented to 17 July 1998 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Electoral and Referendum Amendment Act 1998 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Subject to subsection (2), this Act commences on the day after the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  Items 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 147, 153 and 154 of Schedule 1 commence on the 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

3   Schedule(s )

                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.