Title Electoral and Referendum Amendment Bill 1998
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act to amend the [itals]Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918[eitals] and the [itals]Referendum (Machinery Provisions) Act 1984[eitals], and for related purposes
Date 03-12-1997
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 38
Bill Number 97234
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Finance and Administration portfolio
Reps Bill Code O
Status Act
System Id legislation/bills/r408_first/0001


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                   Subject to section 2, each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.