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Titles (Validation) and Native Title (Effect of Past Acts) Act 1995 (WA) ('WA Titles Act')

Category: Legislation
Binomial Name: State of Western Australia
Sub Category:Legislation
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State/Country:Western Australia, Australia
Summary Information:

Under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) the State of Western Australia is able to pass legislation to validate acts that occurred between 1 January 1994 and 23 December 1996. As such, it has passed its validation legislation, the Titles (Validation) and Native Title (Effect of Past Acts) Act which came into operation on 5 May 1999.

Under Section 12H, notification is to be given of:

  1. grants of freehold title;
  2. grants of leases, licences and easements; and
  3. the creation, vesting or amendments to reserves,

    which occurred under the Land Act 1933 between 1 January, 1994 and 23 December, 1996.

(Department for Planning and Infrastructure (WA) website: http://www.dpi.wa.gov.au/las/native.html (at 29 November 2004).


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    State of Western Australia Titles (Validation) and Native Title (Effect of Past Acts) Act 1995

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