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States Grants Act 1950

Authoritative Version
Act No. 24 of 1950 as made
An Act to grant and apply out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund sums for the purposes of Financial Assistance to the States of South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania.
Date of Assent 15 Nov 1950
Date of repeal 31 Dec 1973
Repealed by Statute Law Revision Act 1973

STATES GRANTS.

 

No. 24 of 1950.

An Act to grant and apply out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund sums for the purposes of Financial Assistance to the States of South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania.

[Assented to 15th November, 1950.]

BE it enacted by the King’s Most Excellent Majesty, the Senate, and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, for the purpose of appropriating the grant originated in the House of Representatives, as follows:—

Short title.

1.  This Act may be cited as the States Grants Act 1950.

Commencement.

2.  This Act shall come into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

Payment of financial assistance to States.

3.  There shall be payable to the States of South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania, during the year which commenced on the first day of July, One thousand nine hundred and fifty, for the purposes of financial assistance, the sum of Twelve million one hundred and seventy-five thousand pounds.

Allocation of grants.

4.  The amount payable to each State under this Act shall be the amount shown in the following table opposite the name of that State:—

 

£

South Australia.......................................................

5,332,000

Western Australia....................................................

5,839,000

Tasmania................................................................

1,004,000

 

12,175,000

Appropriation.

5.  Payments in accordance with this Act shall be made out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund which is, to the necessary extent, hereby appropriated accordingly.