The Public Health Act 1889 (No. 1044) was 'An Act to create a Department of Public Health and to further amend the Law relating to Public Health' - amending the Public Health Amendment Statute 1883 (No. 782). It was passed on 25 November1889, and commenced 1 January 1890.
1883 - 1890 Public Health Amendment Statute 1883
1890 The Public Health Act 1889
Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Victorian Legislation', 1 February 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.
Prepared by: Christine Moje
Created: 8 September 2015, Last modified: 11 December 2015