ACTS INTERPRETATION ACT 1901

PART 5 - GENERAL INTERPRETATION RULES  

SECTION 20   20   REFERENCES TO HOLDERS OF APPOINTMENTS, OFFICES AND POSITIONS IN ACTS AND COMMONWEALTH AGREEMENTS  


In a provision of an Act, or of an agreement entered into by or on behalf of the Commonwealth, a reference in general terms to the holder or occupier of an office, appointment or position includes all persons who for the time being:


(a) hold or occupy the office, appointment or position; or


(b) perform the duties of the office, appointment or position.




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