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Chapter 20 Bills: 139 Assent To Bill

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139 Assent to bill

(1) A copy of an Act resulting from a bill which originated in the Senate, bearing the Governor-General’s signature and showing the date of assent, shall be retained by the Clerk.

(2) There shall be laid on the table, on or before 31 August each year, details of all provisions of Acts which come into effect on proclamation and which have not been proclaimed, together with a statement of reasons for their non-proclamation and a timetable for their operation.

(amended 13 February 1997, 22 November 1999)