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Estate Duty Amendment Act 1978

Authoritative Version
  • - C2004A01822
  • No longer in force
Act No. 23 of 1978 as made
An Act to amend the Estate Duty Act 1914.
Date of Assent 07 Jun 1978
Date of repeal 25 Mar 2015
Repealed by Amending Acts 1970 to 1979 Repeal Act 2015


No. 23 of 1978

An Act to amend the Estate Duty Act 1914.

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 Estate Duty Amendment Act 1978.


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

Imposition of succession duties

3. Section 3 of the Estate Duty Act 1914 is amended by adding at the end thereof “and before 1 July 1979”.