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Loan (War Service Land Settlement) Act 1975

Authoritative Version
Act No. 62 of 1975 as made
An Act to authorize the Raising and Expending of a sum not exceeding $4,000,000 for a Defence Purpose, namely, Financial Assistance to South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania in connexion with War Service Land Settlement.
Administered by: Finance
Date of Assent 19 Jun 1975

LOAN (WAR SERVICE LAND SETTLEMENT)

ACT 1975

No. 62 of 1975

An Act to authorize the Raising and Expending of a sum not exceeding $4,000,000 for a Defence Purpose, namely, Financial Assistance to South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania in connexion with War Service Land Settlement.

BE IT ENACTED by the Queen, the Senate and the House of Representatives of Australia, as follows:—

Short title.

1.   This Act may be cited as the Loan (War Service Land Settlement) Act 1975.

Commencement.

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

Authority to borrow $4,000,000.

3.   The Treasurer may, from time to time, in accordance with the provisions of the Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Act 1911-1973, or in accordance with the provisions of any Act authorizing the issue of Treasury Bills, borrow moneys not exceeding in the whole $4,000,000.

Application of moneys.

4.   Moneys borrowed under this Act shall be issued and applied only for the expenses of borrowing and for the purpose of financial assistance to South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania in accordance with sub-section 2(1) of the States Grants (War Service Land Settlement) Act 1952-1953.

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