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Recognitions as made
This instrument recognises the Carpentaria Land Council Aboriginal Corporation as the representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander body for the transitionally affected area described in Schedule 1.
Administered by: Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 26
Registered 28 Jun 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Aug-2007
Tabled Senate07-Aug-2007
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Spent and Redundant Instruments Repeal Regulation 2014

 

Commonwealth of Australia

 

Native Title Act 1993

 

Subsection 203AD(1A)

 

 

 

Recognition as Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body

2007 (No. 10)

 

 

I, Mal Brough, Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, acting under subsection 203AD(1A) of the Native Title Act 1993, recognise the Carpentaria Land Council Aboriginal Corporation as the representative body for the transitionally affected area described in
Schedule 1.

 

This recognition commences on 1 July 2007 and ceases to have effect at the end of 30 June 2008.

 

Dated   18      June 2007.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mal Brough

 

Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

 


 

Schedule 1

 

Description of transitionally affected area

(Queensland West)

 

1.      The Queensland West area is the area of land and waters bounded by a line commencing at the intersection of the centre thread of the Staaten River and the coastline of mainland Australia, and then proceeding generally easterly along the centreline of that River to the intersection with the boundary of the 1991 Local Government Area (LGA) of Carpentaria, then generally southerly, westerly and southerly along the eastern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with McKinlay LGA, then generally southerly along the eastern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Cloncurry LGA, then generally southerly along an eastern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Boulia LGA, then generally southerly along the eastern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Diamantina LGA, then generally south-easterly, southerly, westerly and southerly along the eastern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with the Queensland and South Australia State border, then west along that border to its intersection with the Queensland State border and Northern Territory border, then north along that border to its intersection with the coastline of mainland Australia, then northerly along the Queensland and Northern Territory adjacent area boundary as defined in Schedule 2 of the Petroleum (Submerged Land) Act 1967 to its intersection with the outer limit of the exclusive economic zone of Australia (EEZ), then generally north-easterly along that outer limit to its intersection with longitude 141 degrees east, then south along that meridian to a point latitude 11 degrees south longitude 141 degrees east, then east along that latitude to a point due north of the point where the line began, and then due south by a straight line to the point where the line began.

 

2.      In this Schedule:

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