Constitutional Powers (Coastal Waters) Act 1980 No. 1
|Effective Date||Publication Date||Amendments Included||Notes|
|24 March 1980||08 March 2021||
2nd revised version, RA ss 35, 44A
date of assent 24 March 1980
commenced on date of assent
This Act is part of a series of Acts giving effect to an offshore constitutional settlement between the States and the Commonwealth. All States passed Acts asking the Commonwealth Parliament to legislate in, or substantially in, the terms set out in the Schedule to this Act. The Commonwealth Parliament responded by passing the Coastal Waters (State Powers) Act 1980.