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Recognitions as made
The instrument recognises the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council Aboriginal Corporation as a Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander body for the area specified in the attached Schedule.
Administered by: Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
General Comments: This recognition takes effect on 1 February 2002.
Registered 08 Apr 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR19-Mar-2002
Tabled Senate19-Mar-2002
Gazetted 23 Jan 2002
Date of repeal 30 Aug 2012
Repealed by Native Title (Revocation of Recognition Instruments) Determination 2012

 

Commonwealth of Australia

Native Title Act 1993

 

 

Recognition of Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Bodies

(No. 4:2001)

 

I, Philip Ruddock, Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous
Affairs, acting under subsection 203AD(1) of the amended Native Title Act
1993
, recognise the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council Aboriginal Corporation as a Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander body for the
area specified in the attached Schedule.

 

I am satisfied, in respect of the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council Aboriginal Corporation, that:

 

(a)   the body will satisfactorily represent persons who hold or may hold
native title in the area; and

(b)   the body will be able to consult effectively with Aboriginals and Torres
Strait Islanders living in the area; and

(c)   the body would be able to perform satisfactorily the functions of a representative body.

 

This recognition takes effect on 1 February 2002.

 

 

 

Dated                         21 December 2001

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PHILIP RUDDOCK

 

Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs

 

Schedule

 

Description of Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body Area

 

Western Australia South West

 

1.      The area is the area of land and water bounded by a line commencing at the point of intersection of the northern boundary of the 1991 Local Government Area (LGA) of Coorow and the coastline of mainland Australia, and then proceeding generally easterly along the northern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Dalwallinu LGA, then generally easterly along the northern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Mount Marshall LGA, then generally easterly along the northern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Yilgam LGA, then generally south-easterly and southerly along the northern and eastern boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Kondinin LGA, then generally southerly along the eastern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Ravensthorpe LGA, then generally easterly and southerly along the northern and eastern boundaries of that LGA to the intersection with the coastline of mainland Australia, then due south in a straight line to the intersection with the Exclusive Economic Zone of Australia (EEZ), then generally north-westerly along the southern and western boundaries of that EEZ to a point due west of the point of commencement, and then due east by a straight line to the point of commencement.

 

  1. In this Schedule:

exclusive economic zone means the exclusive economic zone within
the meaning of the Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973.