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Recognitions as made
This instrument revokes the Recognition of Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body 2013 (No. 54) and recognises the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council Aboriginal Corporation as the representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander body for the area described in Schedule 1 of the instrument.
Administered by: Prime Minister and Cabinet
Registered 30 Jun 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Aug-2015
Tabled Senate10-Aug-2015
Date ceased to have effect 30 Jun 2016
Ceased by Self Ceasing

 

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Recognition as Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body 2015 (No.  5)

 

Native Title Act 1993

 

I, NIGEL SCULLION, Minister for Indigenous Affairs, 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 Schedule 1.

 

This Recognition takes effect on 1 July 2015 and ceases to have effect on 30 June 2016.

 

The Recognition of Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body 2013 (No.  5) is revoked with effect from the date that this Recognition takes effect. 

 

 

Dated 2.6.15   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NIGEL SCULLION

Minister for Indigenous Affairs

 

 


Schedule 1Description of 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.

 

2   In this Schedule:

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