The Social Welfare Act 1979 (Act No. 105/1979) amended the Social Welfare Ordinance 1978. The date of assent was 10 Sepember 1979. It commenced on 12 October 1979 and was effective until 20 April 1984, when the Social Welfare Act was repealed by the Community Welfare Ordinance (Act) 1983.
Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Northern Territory Legislation', 1 February 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.
Prepared by: Christine Moje
Created: 22 August 2014, Last modified: 24 September 2014