Explanatory Memorandum(Circulated by authority of the Minister for the Environment and Heritage, The Honourable Dr David Kemp, MP)
Notes on clauses
Item 1 of the table in this clause specifies that sections 1 to 3 and anything in the Act not covered elsewhere in the table will commence on the day on which the Act receives the Royal Assent.
Item 2 of the table in this clause specifies the date and time of commencement of each of the two Schedules contained in the Bill.
Schedule 1 - will commence on a single day to be fixed by proclamation, subject to subsection (3) of Clause 2.
Schedule 2 - will commence on a single day to be fixed by proclamation, subject to subsection (3) of Clause 2.
This clause is the formal enabling provision for the Schedule to the Bill, providing that each Act specified in the Schedule is amended or repealed in accordance with the applicable items of that Schedule. The clause also provides that other items of the Schedules have effect according to their own terms.