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Aborigines Act and Torres Strait Islanders Act Amendment Act 1974 (1974 - 1995)

Amending Act

This act has the full title "An Act to amend the Aborigines Act 1971 and the Torres Strait Islander Act 1971, each in certain particulars" (Act no.80/1974). This act amends the Aborigines Act 1971(Act no.59/1971) and Torres Strait Islanders Act 1971 (Act no.60/1971). The amendments primarily refer to the termination of property management by Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This act was repealed by the Statute Law Revision Act 1995 (Act No.57) on 29 November 1995. This act was repealed after the acts it amends where replaced, it is therefore assumed that it applied to the subsequent legislation until 1995.

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Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Queensland Legislation', 4 April 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.

Prepared by: Elizabeth Daniels