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Recognitions as made
This instrument provides for the recognition of the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council Aboriginal Corporation as the representative body for the area specified in the Schedule until the end of 30 June 2010.
Administered by: Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 26
Registered 27 Jun 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Aug-2008
Tabled Senate26-Aug-2008
Date of repeal 01 Jul 2010
Repealed by Recognition of Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body 2010 (No. 1)

 

 

Recognition of Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body 2008 (No. 1)

 

Native Title Act 1993

I, JENNY MACKLIN, Minister for Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, acting under subsection 203AD(1) of the Native Title Act 1993, recognise the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council Aboriginal Corporation as the representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander body for the area described in the Schedule.

 

This Recognition commences on 1 July 2008.

 

This Recognition ceases to have effect at the end of 30 June 2010.

 

The Recognition of Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body 2007 (No. 3) is revoked with effect from the commencement of this Recognition.

 

 

Dated                         23 June                      2008

 

 

 

 

 

J Macklin

 

Minister for Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

 


Schedule

 

Description of transitionally affected Area (Western Australia South West)

 

1.      The Western Australia South West 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, as delineated on the map attached to this Schedule.

 

  1. In this Schedule:

 

Exclusive Economic Zone means the exclusive economic zone within the meaning of the Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973 (Cth).