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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 (consolidated as of 7 July 2008)

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Year of current version:2008
Date of entry into force of original text:June 25, 1984
Date of Text (Enacted):June 25, 1984
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:
This compilation of Australia's law to protect places, areas, and objects of particular significance to Aboriginals consolidates the amendments to the Interim Protection Act (No. 79) of 1984 up to Act No. 73 of 3 July 2008 (prepared 7 July 2008 by the Office of Legislative Drafting and Publishing, Attorney-General's Department, Canberra).

See "Notes" section to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 on page 25 for a complete list of the consolidated ammendments.
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 (consolidated as of 7 July 2008) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 (consolidated as of 7 July 2008), Complete document (pdf) [80 KB] Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 (consolidated as of 7 July 2008), Complete document (htm) [174 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:AU202

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