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Lands Acquisition Amendment Regulations 2007 (No. 1)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2007L02272
  • No longer in force
SLI 2007 No. 223 Regulations as made
These Regulations amend the Lands Acquisition Regulations 1989 to exempt from the Lands Acquisition Act 1989, the acquisition of a lease by the Commonwealth of land on Bathurst Island, where the acquisition is carried out in accordance with section 19A of the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976.
Administered by: Finance
Registered 23 Jul 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Aug-2007
Tabled Senate07-Aug-2007
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Finance (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

Lands Acquisition Amendment Regulations 2007 (No. 1)1

Select Legislative Instrument 2007 No. 223

I, PHILIP MICHAEL JEFFERY, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Regulations under the Lands Acquisition Act 1989.

Dated 19 July 2007



By His Excellency’s Command


1              Name of Regulations

                These Regulations are the Lands Acquisition Amendment Regulations 2007 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                These Regulations commence on the day after they are registered.

3              Amendment of Lands Acquisition Regulations 1989

                Schedule 1 amends the Lands Acquisition Regulations 1989.

Schedule 1        Amendment

(regulation 3)


[1]           After regulation 4B


4C           Specified circumstance – paragraph 21 (1) (b) of the Act (lease of township area vested in the Tiwi Aboriginal Land Trust)

         (1)   The Act does not apply in relation to the acquisition by the Commonwealth of a lease of the land mentioned in subregulation (2) in the circumstance that the acquisition occurs in accordance with section 19A of the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976.

         (2)   The land is the parcel of land on Bathurst Island in the Northern Territory with an area of 454 hectares more or less, being Northern Territory Portion 6798, delineated on Survey Plan S2007/183 lodged with the Northern Territory Surveyor‑General in Darwin.

         (3)   This regulation ceases to have effect at the end of 31 March 2008.


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