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SR 1927 No. 37 Regulations as made
Principal Regulations
Gazetted 03 May 1927
Date of repeal 01 May 1930
Repealed by Repeal of the enabling legislation by Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1930


1927. No. 37.



I, THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL in and over the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, hereby make the following Regulations, under the Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1924-1926, to come into operation as on and from the first day of January, One thousand nine hundred and twenty-five.

Dated this third day of May, 1927.



By His Excellency’s Command,

C. W. C. MARR,

Minister of State for Home and Territories.


Federal Capital Commission’s Powers Regulations.

Short title.

1.     These Regulations may be cited as the Federal Capital Commission’s Powers Regulations.

Extension of powers of Commission.

2.     The powers of the Commission in relation to the Territory shall extend to—

(a) public instruction and education;

(b) the provision of police services;

(c) the conduct of hotels and boardinghouses or similar places of accommodation.

Powers of Commission in relation to lease.

3.     The powers conferred, on the Commission by section 14a of the Seat of Government (Administration) Act 1924-1926 shall extend to, and shall be exercisable in respect of, leases granted for or on behalf of or in the name of the Commonwealth.



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