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Acts Interpretation Amendment Act 1980

Authoritative Version
  • - C2004A02202
  • No longer in force
Act No. 1 of 1980 as made
An Act to amend the Acts Interpretation Act 1901
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Date of Assent 01 Mar 1980
Date of repeal 10 Dec 2015
Repealed by Amending Acts 1980 to 1989 Repeal Act 2015

Acts Interpretation Amendment Act 1980

No. 1 of 1980

 

An Act to amend the Acts Interpretation Act 1901

[Assented to 1 March 1980]

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

Short title, &c.

1. (1) This Act may be cited as the Acts Interpretation Amendment Act 1980.

(2) The Acts Interpretation Act 1901 is in this Act referred to as the Principal Act.

Commencement

2. This Act shall be deemed to have come into operation on 1 January 1980.

Headings, schedules, marginal notes, footnotes and endnotes

3. Section 13 of the Principal Act is amended by omitting sub-section (3) and substituting the following sub-section:

“(3) No marginal note, footnote or endnote to an Act, and no heading to a section of an Act, shall be taken to be part of the Act.”.