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Governor-General Amendment Act 1977

  • - C2004A01756
  • No longer in force
Act No. 118 of 1977 as made
An Act to amend the Governor-General Act 1974 with respect to the salary of the Governor-General.
Date of Assent 10 Nov 1977
Date of repeal 25 Mar 2015
Repealed by Amending Acts 1970 to 1979 Repeal Act 2015
 

GOVERNOR-GENERAL AMENDMENT ACT 1977 No. 118, 1977

GOVERNOR-GENERAL AMENDMENT ACT 1977 No. 118 of 1977 - SECT. 1.
Short title.

GOVERNOR-GENERAL AMENDMENT ACT 1977

No. 118 of 1977
An Act to amend the Governor-General Act 1974 with respect to the salary of the Governor-General.

BE IT ENACTED by the Queen, and the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, as follows:
Short title
1. This Act may be cited as the Governor-General Amendment Act 1977.*1*

GOVERNOR-GENERAL AMENDMENT ACT 1977 No. 118 of 1977 - SECT. 2.
Commencement

2. This Act shall come into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent, but the amendment made by section 3 does not have effect during the continuance in office of the person holding office as Governor-General immediately before the commencement of this Act.

GOVERNOR-GENERAL AMENDMENT ACT 1977 No. 118 of 1977 - SECT. 3.

3. Section 3 of the Governor-General Act 1974*2* is repealed and the following section substituted:
Salary of Governor-General
''3. The annual sum payable out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund for the salary of the Governor-General shall be $37,000.''. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ --

GOVERNOR-GENERAL AMENDMENT ACT 1977 No. 118 of 1977 - NOTES


NOTES
1. Act No. 118, 1977; assented to 10 November 1977.
2. Act No. 16, 1974.