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A Bill for an Act to amend the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976
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Introduced Senate 26 Jun 1996

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 1996
First Reading

1996

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

THE SENATE

Presented and read a first time

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 1996

No. , 1996

(Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs)

A Bill for an Act to amend the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976

9607620--1,115/21.6.1996--(76/96) Cat. No. 96 4769 4 ISBN 0644 439866

Contents

1       Short title

2       Commencement

3       Schedule(s)

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976       

A Bill for an Act to amend the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1 Short title

        This Act may be cited as the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Act 1996.

2 Commencement

        This Act commences on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

3 Schedule(s)

        Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1--Amendment of the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976
1 Part 4 of Schedule 1 (before the item relating to Catfish Dreaming)

Insert:

Bauhinia Downs

        All that piece of land being Northern Territory Portion 1203 containing an area of approximately 1449 square kilometres and being more particularly registered as Volume 365 Folio 123 with the Northern Territory Registrar-General, but excluding all of the land within 50 metres from either side of the centre line of the road known as the Borroloola to Roper Bar Road.

Brumby Plains

        All that piece of land being Northern Territory Portion 4091 containing an area of approximately 117,000 hectares and being more particularly delineated on Survey Plan S92/164 lodged with the Surveyor-General, Darwin, but excluding all of the land within 50 metres from either side of the centre line of the access road between Northern Territory Portion 2989 and the northernmost boundary of Northern Territory Portion 2929.

2 At the end of Part 4 of Schedule 1

Add:

Western Desert (North) Locality

        All that piece of land being Northern Territory Portion 4198 containing an area of approximately 239,200 hectares and being more particularly delineated on Survey Plan S96/175 lodged with the Surveyor-General, Darwin.