Compensation to Relatives Act 1897 No 31
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Historical notes

Historical notes

The following abbreviations are used in the Historical notes:

Am

amended

LW

legislation website

Sch

Schedule

Cl

clause

No

number

Schs

Schedules

Cll

clauses

p

page

Sec

section

Div

Division

pp

pages

Secs

sections

Divs

Divisions

Reg

Regulation

Subdiv

Subdivision

GG

Government Gazette

Regs

Regulations

Subdivs

Subdivisions

Ins

inserted

Rep

repealed

Subst

substituted

See also Damages (Infants and Persons of Unsound Mind) Act 1929; Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1944; and Limitation Act 1969, secs 19, 60 and 62.

Table of amending instruments

Compensation to Relatives Act 1897 No 31 (formerly Compensation to Relatives Act of 1897). Assented to 6.12.1897. This Act has been amended as follows:

1928

No 8

Compensation to Relatives (Amendment) Act 1928. Assented to 12.6.1928.

1942

No 15

Motor Vehicles (Third Party Insurance) Act 1942. Assented to 29.6.1942.
Date of commencement of sec 44, 20.11.1942. sec 2 (2) (3) and GG No 152 of 20.11.1942, p 3002.

1946

No 23

Compensation to Relatives (Amendment) Act 1946. Assented to 4.4.1946.

1953

No 33

Compensation to Relatives (Amendment) Act 1953. Assented to 16.12.1953.

1969

No 31

Limitation Act 1969. Assented to 9.4.1969.
Date of commencement, 1.1.1971, sec 1 (2) and GG No 106 of 21.8.1970, p 3331.

1984

No 149

Compensation to Relatives (De Facto Relationships) Amendment Act 1984. Assented to 10.12.1984.
Date of commencement of Sch 1, 1.7.1985, sec 2 (2) and GG No 98 of 28.6.1985, p 3001.

1985

No 231

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1985. Assented to 18.12.1985.

1996

No 121

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 1996. Assented to 3.12.1996.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, 3 months after assent, sec 2 (3).

1999

No 4

Property (Relationships) Legislation Amendment Act 1999. Assented to 7.6.1999.
Date of commencement of Sch 2.3, 28.6.1999, sec 2 and GG No 72 of 25.6.1999, p 4082.

 

No 94

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sentencing) Act 1999. Assented to 8.12.1999.
Date of commencement of Sch 4.89, 1.1.2000, sec 2 (1) and GG No 144 of 24.12.1999, p 12184.

2006

No 80

Succession Act 2006. Assented to 27.10.2006.
Date of commencement, 1.3.2008, sec 2 and GG No 16 of 15.2.2008, p 707.

2010

No 19

Relationships Register Act 2010. Assented to 19.5.2010.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, assent, sec 2 (2).

2012

No 95

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2012. Assented to 21.11.2012.
Date of commencement of Sch 2, 4.1.2013, sec 2 (1).

Table of amendments

No reference is made to certain amendments made by Schedule 3 (amendments replacing gender-specific language) to the Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 1996.

Sec 1

Am 1985 No 231, Sch 31.

Sec 3

Am 1928 No 8, sec 2 (1); 1942 No 15, sec 44 (a); 1946 No 23, sec 2; 1999 No 94, Sch 4.89.

Sec 4

Am 1942 No 15, sec 44 (b); 1984 No 149, Sch 1 (1); 1999 No 4, Sch 2.3 [1] [2].

Sec 5

Am 1953 No 33, sec 2 (a); 1969 No 31, Sch 2.

Secs 6A, 6B

Ins 1928 No 8, sec 2 (2).

Sec 6C

Ins 1928 No 8, sec 2 (2). Am 1953 No 33, sec 2 (b); 1969 No 31, Sch 2.

Secs 6D, 6E

Ins 1928 No 8, sec 2 (2).

Sec 7

Am 1928 No 8, sec 2 (3); 1942 No 15, sec 44 (c); 1984 No 149, Sch 1 (2); 1999 No 4, Sch 2.3 [3]–[5]; 2006 No 80, Sch 3.3; 2010 No 19, Sch 3.21; 2012 No 95, Sch 2.5.

Sec 8

Ins 1999 No 4, Sch 2.3 [6].

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