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Flags Act 1954

Authoritative Version
  • - C1954A00058
  • No longer in force
Act No. 58 of 1954 as made
An Act to amend the Flags Act 1953.
Date of Assent 06 Nov 1954
Date of repeal 24 Jun 2014
Repealed by Amending Acts 1901 to 1969 Repeal Act 2014



No. 58 of 1954.

An Act to amend the Flags Act 1953.

[Assented to 6th November, 1954.]

BE it enacted by the Queen’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 Flags Act 1954.

(2.)    The Flags Act 1953, as amended by this Act, may be cited as the Flags Act 1953–1954.


2.  This Act shall be deemed to have come into operation on the fourteenth day of April, One thousand nine hundred and fifty-four.

First Schedule.

3.  The First Schedule to the Flags Act 1953 is amended by omitting from the second column of Table A the word “Three-eighths” and inserting in its stead the word “Three-tenths”.