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Sale of Shares Act 1922 (NI)

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Act No. 3 of 1922
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This is an Act of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Registered 15 Dec 2015


NORFOLK                            ISLAND






[Consolidated as at 17 August 2003

on the authority of the Administrator

and in accordance with

the Enactments Reprinting Act 1980]






         1.      Short title

         2.      Administrator may require information from persons selling shares




NORFOLK                            ISLAND



Sale of Shares Act 1922



An Act relating to the Sale of Shares in Companies


Short title

      1.         This Act may be cited as the Sale of Shares Act 1922.

Administrator may require information from persons selling shares

      2.         (1)        The Administrator may require any person selling or offering for sale shares in any company to supply him with such information as he considers necessary in the public interest.

                  (2)        Any person who, on being required to supply information in pursuance of this section, fails or refuses to supply such information, shall be guilty of an offence.

            Penalty:           $40.




The Sale of Shares Act 1922 as shown in this consolidation comprises Act No. 3 of 1922 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.



and year

Date of


Application saving or transitional provision

Sale of Shares Act 1922

3,  1922







Acts Revision (Decimal Currency) Act 1980

31, 1980






Table of Amendments


ad =    added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs =      repealed and substituted


Provision affected

How affected










31, 1980











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The Copyright Act 1968 of the Commonwealth of Australia permits certain reproduction and publication of this legislation. For reproduction or publication beyond that permitted by the Act, written permission must be sought from the Legislative Counsel, Administration of Norfolk Island, Norfolk Island, South Pacific 2899.