Constitution Act 1902 No 32
Current version for 28 October 2014 to date (accessed 28 November 2014 at 11:14)
Part 2Section 8A

8A   Assent to Bills

(1)  Except as otherwise provided by this Act, every Bill:
(a)  shall be presented to the Governor for Her Majesty‚Äôs assent after its passage through the Legislative Council and the Legislative Assembly, and
(b)  shall become an Act of the Legislature when it is assented to by the Governor in the name and on behalf of Her Majesty.
(2)  Nothing in subsection (1) (b) precludes Her Majesty from assenting to a Bill while Her Majesty is personally present in the State.
(3)  Every Bill shall, on becoming an Act, be transmitted to and enrolled in a public repository of State documents.
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