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Post and Telegraph Rates Act 1911

Authoritative Version
  • - C1911A00008
  • No longer in force
Act No. 8 of 1911 as made
An Act to amend the Post and Telegraph Rates Act 1902-1910.
Date of Assent 12 Dec 1911
Date of repeal 01 Jul 1975
Repealed by Postal and Telecommunications Commissions (Transitional Provisions) Act 1975

POST AND TELEGRAPH RATES.

 

No. 8 of 1911.

An Act to amend the Post and Telegraph Rates Act 1902–1910.

[Assented to 12th December, 1911.]

BE it enacted by the King’s Most Excellent Majesty, the Senate, and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, as follows:—

Short title and citation.

1.—(1.)      This Act may be cited as the Post and Telegraph Rates Act 1911.

(2.)   The Post and Telegraph Rates Act 1902–1910 is in this Act referred to as the Principal Act.

(3.)   The Principal Act, as amended by this Act, may be cited as the Post and Telegraph Rates Act 1902–1911.

Amendment of First Schedule.

2.    The First Schedule to the Principal Act is amended—

(i.) by inserting in Part II. the words “except as prescribed” after the words “Books printed outside Australia” and after the words “Books printed in Australia” respectively; and

(ii.) by omitting from Part II. the definition of and rates of postage for “Magazines” and inserting in their stead the following definitions and rates of postage:—

“Magazines—that is to say,

(a) Magazines, reviews, and other similar publications, wholly set up and printed in Australia, and published for sale in numbers at intervals not exceeding three months

For each magazine, ½d. per 8 ounces or part of 8 ounces;

(b) Magazines, reviews, and other similar publications (including newspapers), not wholly set up and printed in Australia, and published for sale in numbers at intervals not exceeding three months

For each magazine, ½d. per 4 ounces or part of 4 ounces;

Catalogues wholly set up and printed in Australia”

For each catalogue. ½d. per 4 ounces or part of 4 ounces.