Acts Amendment (Land Administration) Bill 1997

Bill No.8

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to establish a registration system for Crown Land under the Torrens system of land registration by substantially amending the Transfer of Land Act 1893. This Bill also removes the compulsory acquisition, resumption and compensation provisions from the Land Act 1933 and Public Works Act 1902. The Bill also removes the creation and dedication of roads, streets and ways from Division I of Part XII of the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1960.

StatusAssented to 10/03/1997
Royal Assent given 3 Oct 1997 as Act No. 31 of 1997. Different sections of this Act come into operation on Royal Assent and Proclamation. For details refer to Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 06/26/1997  
Second Reading 08/28/1997  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 09/09/1997 1 
Third Reading 09/18/1997  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/26/1997  
First Reading 03/26/1997  
Second Reading 03/26/1997  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 04/09/1997  
Committee of the whole 06/11/1997  
Third Reading 06/25/1997  

1. Referred to Legislative Assembly Legislation Committee 09/09/97