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Fair Work Act 2009 - Proclamation

Authoritative Version
Proclamations/Commencement of Act as made
This Proclamation provides for the commencement of sections 3 to 40 of the Fair Work Act 2009.
Administered by: Employment
Registered 18 May 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR25-May-2009
Tabled Senate15-Jun-2009
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Employment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014


I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and under item 2 of the table in subsection 2 (1) of the Fair Work Act 2009, fix 26 May 2009 as the day on which sections 3 to 40 of that Act commence.

Signed and sealed with the
Great Seal of Australia
on 14 May 2009


By Her Excellency’s Command