Minister: Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships
Agency: Queensland Treasury

Minister: Attorney-General and Minister for Justice
Agency: Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Minister: Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Agency: Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy


Torres Strait Islander Land Act 1991 No. 33

Table of Reprints

Effective Date Publication Date Amendments Included Notes
02 July 1992 03 July 1992 1992 Act No. 36
27 January 1995 24 February 1995 1994 Act No. 81
01 July 1995 06 July 1995 1994 Act No. 81
28 November 1995 16 August 1996 1995 Act No. 57
01 December 1996 04 December 1996 1996 Act No. 37
01 December 1996 13 July 1998 1998 Act No. 24
30 September 1998 02 October 1998 1998 Act No. 30
30 April 1999 13 May 1999 1999 Act No. 19
13 September 2000 20 September 2000 2000 Act No. 34
07 June 2001 20 June 2001 2001 Act No. 33
28 February 2002 28 February 2002 2001 Act No. 71
01 March 2002 01 March 2002 2001 Act No. 71
28 March 2003 2003 Act No. 8
01 April 2003 2002 Act No. 74
06 November 2003 2003 Act No. 77
06 May 2004 2004 Act No. 4
31 December 2004 2004 Act No. 25
25 March 2005 2004 Act No. 12
15 March 2006 2006 Act No. 9
15 March 2008 2007 Act No. 59
18 July 2008 2008 Act No. 29
23 February 2009 2009 Act No. 3
01 July 2009 2008 Act No. 732009 Act No. 9
02 November 2009 2009 Act No. 25
07 May 2010 2010 Act No. 12
01 July 2010 2009 Act No. 17
20 September 2010 2010 Act No. 39
14 October 2010 2010 Act No. 42
09 September 2011 2011 Act No. 26

Act renumbered

11 September 2011

provs exp 10 September 2011

02 March 2012 2010 Act No. 31
19 February 2013 2013 Act No. 2
14 May 2013 2013 Act No. 23
23 September 2013 2013 Act No. 39
20 February 2014 2013 Act No. 2
01 January 2015 14 December 2016 2014 Act No. 45
03 July 2017 22 January 2019 2016 Act No. 27
29 March 2019 09 April 2019 2019 Act No. 7

List of Legislation

Torres Strait Islander Land Act 1991 No. 33

date of assent 12 June 1991

ss 1–3 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 21 December 1991 (1991 SL No. 222)

Amending legislation

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land (Consequential Amendments) Act 1991 No. 76 pts 1, 10

date of assent 21 November 1991

commenced on date of assent

Nature Conservation Act 1992 No. 20 ss 1–2, 159 sch 2

date of assent 22 May 1992

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 19 December 1994 (1994 SL No. 472)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1992 No. 36 ss 1–2 sch 2

date of assent 02 July 1992

commenced on date of assent

Lands Legislation Amendment Act 1992 No. 64 ss 1–3 sch 1

date of assent 07 December 1992

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 18 December 1992 (1992 SL No. 448)

Native Title (Queensland) Act 1993 No. 85 ss 1–2(2), (4) pt 13 div 2 (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 17 December 1993

ss 1–2 (2) commenced on date of assent

ss 2(4), 170A–170E, 171A and 172–172D commenced 28 November 1994 (1994 SL No. 408)

ss 165–168, 169 and 170 commenced 21 December 1991 (see s 2 (1), (4), 1994 SL No. 408 and 1991 SL No. 222)

s 171 never proclaimed into force and om 1998 No. 30 s 20

remaining provisions commenced 5 December 1994 (1994 SL No. 421)

Amending legislation

Native Title (Queensland) Amendment Act 1994 No. 61 s 2 sch 2 (amends 1993 No. 85 above)

date of assent 24 November 1994

commenced on date of assent

Fisheries Act 1994 No. 37 ss 1–2, 244 sch 2

date of assent 08 September 1994

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 27 January 1995 (1995 SL No. 9)

Transport Infrastructure Amendment Act (No. 2) 1994 No. 49 ss 1–2, 6 sch 2

date of assent 14 September 1994

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 18 November 1994 (1994 SL No. 399)

Land Act 1994 No. 81 ss 1–2, 527 sch 5 (this Act is amended, see amending legislation below)

date of assent 01 December 1994

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 1995 (1995 SL No. 185)

Amending legislation

Statute Law Revision Act 1995 No. 57 ss 1, 4 sch 1 (amends 1994 No. 81 above)

date of assent 28 November 1995

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 1995 (see s 4 sch 1)

Statute Law Revision Act 1995 No. 57 ss 1–2, 4 sch 1

date of assent 28 November 1995

commenced on date of assent

Public Service Act 1996 No. 37 ss 1–2, 147 sch 2

date of assent 22 October 1996

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 1996 (1996 SL No. 361)

Natural Resources Legislation Amendment Act 1998 No. 24 pts 1, 4

date of assent 14 May 1998

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 September 1998 (1998 SL No. 242)

Native Title (Queensland) State Provisions Act 1998 No. 30 ss 1–2, 21 sch

date of assent 03 September 1998

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 30 September 1998 (see 2(1) and 1998 SL No. 266)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1999 No. 19 ss 1–3 sch

date of assent 30 April 1999

commenced on date of assent

Mental Health Act 2000 No. 16 ss 1–2, 590 sch 1 pt 2

date of assent 08 June 2000

ss 1–2, 590 commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (1))

remaining provisions commenced 28 February 2002 (2002 SL No. 27)

Water Act 2000 No. 34 ss 1–2, 1145 sch 3

date of assent 13 September 2000

commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2))

Natural Resources Legislation Amendment Act 2001 No. 33 pts 1, 9

date of assent 07 June 2001

commenced on date of assent

Duties Act 2001 No. 71 ss 1–2(1), 551 sch 1

date of assent 13 November 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 March 2002 (2002 SL No. 10)

Discrimination Law Amendment Act 2002 No. 74 ss 1–2, 90 sch

date of assent 13 December 2002

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

s 90 commenced 31 March 2003 (2003 SL No. 51)

remaining provisions commenced 1 April 2003 (2003 SL No. 51)

Parliament of Queensland Amendment Act 2003 No. 8 ss 1, 17 sch

date of assent 28 March 2003

commenced on date of assent

Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2003 No. 77 ss 1, 2(2), pt 26

date of assent 06 November 2003

commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (2))

Natural Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2004 No. 4 ss 1, 57 sch

date of assent 06 May 2004

commenced on date of assent

Geothermal Exploration Act 2004 No. 12 ss 1–2, ch 8 pt 8

date of assent 31 May 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 25 March 2005 (2005 SL No. 43)

Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004 No. 25 ss 1, 2(2), 1038–1040 (prev ss 978–980)

date of assent 12 October 2004

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 31 December 2004 (2004 SL No. 308)

Audit Legislation Amendment Act 2006 No. 9 pt 1, s 53 sch

date of assent 15 March 2006

commenced on date of assent

Local Government and Other Legislation (Indigenous Regional Councils) Amendment Act 2007 No. 59 ss 1–2, 152 sch

date of assent 22 November 2007

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 15 March 2008 (2007 SL No. 336)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land Amendment Act 2008 No. 29 pts 1, 7, s 73 sch

date of assent 21 May 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 18 July 2008 (2008 SL No. 233)

Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Act 2008 No. 73 ss 1–2, 554 sch 1

date of assent 11 December 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2009 (2009 SL No. 40)

Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2009 No. 3 s 1, ch 9 pt 25

date of assent 23 February 2009

commenced on date of assent

Financial Accountability Act 2009 No. 9 ss 1, 2(2), 136 sch 1

date of assent 28 May 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2009 (2009 SL No. 80)

Local Government Act 2009 No. 17 ss 1, 2(4), 331 sch 1

date of assent 12 June 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2010 (2010 SL No. 122)

Criminal Code and Other Legislation (Misconduct, Breaches of Discipline and Public Sector Ethics) Amendment Act 2009 No. 25 pt 1, s 83 sch

date of assent 11 August 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 2 November 2009 (2009 SL No. 241)

Natural Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2010 No. 12 ss 1, 2(1), pt 19

date of assent 26 March 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 7 May 2009 (2010 SL No. 78)

Geothermal Energy Act 2010 No. 31 ss 1–2(1), ch 10 pt 3 div 9, s 575 sch 2 pt 4

date of assent 01 September 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 577, 575 sch 2 pt 4 amdts 2 and 4 (to the extent it amends s 187 (3) (a) (ii)) commenced 2 March 2012 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2) (2011 SL No. 156 s 2)) (amdts could not be given effect)

remaining provisions commenced 2 March 2012 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2) (2011 SL No. 156 s 2))

Land Valuation Act 2010 No. 39 s 1, ch 11 pt 5

date of assent 20 September 2010

commenced on date of assent

Justice and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2010 No. 42 s 1, pt 35

date of assent 14 October 2010

commenced on date of assent

Aboriginal Land and Torres Strait Islander Land and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2011 No. 26 pts 1, 12, s 189 sch

date of assent 29 August 2011

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 9 September 2011 (2011 SL No. 173)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land Holding Act 2013 No. 2 ss 1–2, pt 12 div 10

date of assent 19 February 2013

ss 1–2, pt 12 div 10 sdivs 1–2 commenced on date of assent (see s 2)

remaining provisions commenced 20 February 2014 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2))

Land, Water and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 23 s 1, pt 17, s 352 sch 1 pt 1

date of assent 14 May 2013

commenced on date of assent

Treasury and Trade and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 39 ss 1, 109 sch 2

date of assent 23 September 2013

commenced on date of assent

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land (Providing Freehold) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2014 No. 45 ss 1–2(1), ch 2 pt 4, s 58 sch 1 pt 1

date of assent 05 September 2014

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2015 (see s 2 (1))

Planning (Consequential) and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 27

date of assent 25 May 2016

ss 1–2 comm on date of assent

pts 2–69 comm 3 July 2017 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA(2))

Land, Explosives and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2019 No. 7

date of assent 29 March 2019

pts 1–3, 7–8, 9 divs 1–2, 10–11, 12 divs 1–2, 13–15, sch 1 pt 1 comm on date of assent

Natural Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

Tables of renumbered provisions

under the Reprints Act 1992 s 43 as required by the Torres Strait Islander Land Act 1991, s 205 [Reprint No. 7G]

Previous

Renumbered as

3

2

4

3

6

4

7

5

8

6

9

7

10

8

11

9

12

10

13

11

pt 2 div 3A hdg

pt 2 div 4 hdg

13A

12

13B

13

13C

14

13D

15

13G

16

13H

17

13I

18

pt 2 div 4 hdg

pt 2 div 5 hdg

16

19

16A

20

17

21

18

22

19

23

20

24

21

25

22

26

23

27

pt 2 div 5 hdg

pt 2 div 6 hdg

24

28

pt 2A hdg

pt 3 hdg

24A

29

24B

30

24C

31

24D

32

24E

33

pt 3 hdg

pt 4 hdg

25

34

25A

35

26

36

26AA

37

27

38

28

39

30

40

31

41

32

42

33

43

35

44

36

45

37

46

38

47

38A

48

39

49

40

50

pt 4 hdg

pt 5 hdg

41

51

42

52

43

53

pt 4A hdg

pt 6 hdg

44

54

45

55

46

56

47

57

48

58

49

59

50

60

51

61

52

62

53

63

pt 4B hdg

pt 7 hdg

54

64

54A

65

54B

66

55

67

56

68

56A

69

57

70

57A

71

57B

72

57C

73

57D

74

58

75

58A

76

58B

77

58C

78

58D

79

59

80

60

81

60A

82

60B

83

pt 4C hdg

pt 8 hdg

61

84

62

85

62A

86

62B

87

63

88

63A

89

63B

90

64

91

65

92

66

93

66A

94

66B

95

66C

96

67

97

68

98

69

99

69A

100

69B

101

70

102

70A

103

70B

104

71

105

72

106

72A

107

72B

108

72C

109

73

110

73A

111

74

112

74A

113

75

114

75A

115

75B

116

75C

117

75D

118

76

119

76A

120

76B

121

76C

122

76D

123

76E

124

76F

125

77

126

77A

127

77B

128

77C

129

77D

130

78

131

78A

132

78B

133

pt 5 hdg

pt 9 hdg

79

134

80

135

pt 5A hdg

pt 10 hdg

80AA

136

80A

137

80B

138

80C

139

pt 5B hdg

pt 11 hdg

80D

140

80E

141

80F

142

80G

143

80H

144

80I

145

80J

146

80K

147

pt 6 hdg

pt 12 hdg

81

148

82

149

83

150

pt 7 hdg

pt 13 hdg

84

151

85

152

pt 8 hdg

pt 14 hdg

86

153

87

154

88

155

89

156

90

157

91

158

92

159

93

160

94

161

95

162

95(2)(c)(ii)

162(2)(c)(i)

95(2)(c)(iii)

162(2)(c)(ii)

96

163

97

164

98

165

99

166

100

167

101

168

102

169

103

170

104

171

105

172

pt 8A hdg

pt 15 hdg

106

173

107

174

108

175

109

176

110

177

111

178

112

179

113

180

114

181

pt 8B hdg

pt 16 hdg

115

182

116

183

117

184

118

185

119

186

pt 9 hdg

pt 17 hdg

128

187

129

188

130

189

131

190

133

191

133A

192

133B

193

134

194

134A

195

134B

196

135

197

pt 9A hdg

pt 18 hdg

135A

198

pt 10 hdg

pt 19 hdg

136

199

137

200

138

201

139

202

140

203

141

204

pt 11 hdg

pt 20 hdg

142

205

143

206

sch

sch 1

under the Reprints Act 1992 s 43 as required by the Aboriginal Land Act 1991 s 9.11 [Reprint No. 2]

Previous

Renumbered as

1.01

1

1.02

2

1.04

3

1.05

4

1.05A

5

1.06

6

2.01

7

2.02

8

2.03

9

2.04

10

2.05

11

2.06

12

2.07

13

2.08

14

2.09

15

2.10

16

2.11

17

2.12

18

2.13

19

2.14

20

2.15

21

2.16

22

2.17

23

2.18

24

3.01

25

3.02

26

3.02(4A)

26(5)

3.02(5)

26(6)

3.03

27

3.04

28

3.04A

29

3.05

30

3.06

31

3.07

32

3.08

33

3.09

34

3.10

35

3.11

36

3.12

37

3.13

38

3.14

39

3.15

40

4.01

41

4.02

42

4.03

43

4.04

44

4.05

45

4.06

46

4.07

47

4.08

48

4.08A

49

4.09

50

4.10

51

4.11

52

4.12

53

4.13

54

4.14

55

4.15

56

4.16

57

4.17

58

4.18

59

5.01

60

5.02

61

5.03

62

5.04

63

5.04A

64

5.05

65

5.06

66

5.07

67

5.08

68

5.09

69

5.10

70

5.11

71

5.12

72

5.13

73

5.14

74

5.15

75

5.16

76

5.17

77

5.18

78

5.19

79

5.20

80

6.01

81

6.02

82

6.03

83

7.01

84

7.02

85

8.01

86

8.02

87

8.03

88

8.04

89

8.05

90

8.06

91

8.07

92

8.08

93

8.09

94

8.10

95

8.11

96

8.12

97

8.13

98

8.14

99

8.15

100

8.16

101

8.17

102

8.18

103

8.19

104

8.20

105

8.21

106

8.22

107

8.23

108

8.24

109

8.25

110

8.26

111

8.27

112

8.28

113

8.29

114

8.29(3A)

114(4)

8.29(4)

114(5)

8.29(5)

114(6)

8.29(6)

114(7)

8.29(7)

114(8)

8.30

115

8.30A

116

8.31

117

8.31A

118

8.32

119

8.33

120

8.34

121

8.35

122

8.36

123

8.37

124

8.38

125

8.39

126

8.40

127

9.01

128

9.02

129

9.03

130

9.04

131

9.06

132

9.07

133

9.08

134

9.10

135

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