Federal Register of Legislation - Australian Government

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Proclamations/Other as made
This Proclamation declares the area specified in the Schedule to be a park and assign to the park the name "Christmas Island National Park". It Specifies the depth of 1,000 metres below the surface of any land within the area so declared as the depth to which the subsoil beneath that land shall be taken to be within the park and specifies the depth of 1,000 metres below the sea-bed beneath any sea within the area so declared as the depth to which the subsoil beneath that sea-bed shall be taken to be within the park.
Administered by: Environment and Energy
General Comments: This Proclamation was originally made under section 7(2) of the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act 1975, and pursuant to Part 2 of Schedule 4 of the Environmental Reform (Consequential Provisions) Act 1999, is continued in force under section 344 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999.
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 25
Registered 30 Oct 2008
Gazetted 20 Dec 1989
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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
C2004A00485No. 91, 1999