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Human Rights Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 1999

Part 1 Preliminary

   

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Human Rights Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 1999 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Sections 1, 2, 3 and 21 commence on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

             (2)  The remaining sections of this Act, and the items of Schedule 1, commence on a day or days to be fixed by Proclamation.

             (3)  If a provision referred to in subsection (2) does not commence under that subsection 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   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                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.