Administrative Changes Orders
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Administrative Changes (Ministers) Order 1995

Administrative Changes (Ministers) Order 1995

Gazette No 38 of 4.4.1995, p 1831

1   Name of Order

This Order may be cited as the Administrative Changes (Ministers) Order 1995.

2   Commencement

This Order commences, or is taken to have commenced, on 4 April 1995.

3   Definition

In this Order, document means any Act or statutory instrument, or any other instrument, or any contract or agreement.

4   Construction of references to Minister for Economic Development

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Economic Development is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for State Development.

5   Construction of references to Minister for Public Works

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Public Works is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Public Works and Services.

6   Construction of references to Minister for Justice

(1)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Justice is to be construed as a reference to the Attorney General, except as provided by subclauses (2) and (3).
(2)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Justice is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Corrective Services if the reference is used in or in relation to legislation administered by the latter Minister.
(3)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Justice is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Community Services if the reference is used in or in relation to the Children (Detention Centres) Act 1987, the Children (Community Service Orders) Act 1987 or the Children (Interstate Transfer of Offenders) Act 1987.

7   Construction of references to Minister for Planning

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Planning is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Urban Affairs and Planning.

8   Construction of references to Minister for Education, Training and Youth Affairs

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Education, Training and Youth Affairs is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Education and Training.

9   Construction of references to Minister for Industrial Relations and Employment

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Industrial Relations and Employment is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Industrial Relations.

10   Construction of references to Minister for the Status of Women

In any document, a reference to the Minister for the Status of Women is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Women.

11   Construction of references to Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries

(1)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Agriculture, except as provided by subclause (2).
(2)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Fisheries if the reference is used in or in relation to legislation administered by the latter Minister.

12   Construction of references to Minister for Mines

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Mines is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Mineral Resources.

13   Construction of references to Minister for the Ageing

In any document, a reference to the Minister for the Ageing is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Aged Services.

14   Construction of references to Chief Secretary

(1)  In any document, a reference to the Chief Secretary is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Gaming and Racing, except as provided by subclause (2).
(2)  In any document, a reference to the Chief Secretary is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Sport and Recreation if the reference is used in or in relation to legislation administered by the latter Minister.

15   Construction of references to Minister for Administrative Services

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Administrative Services is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Public Works and Services.

16   Construction of references to Minister for Local Government and Co-operatives

(1)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Local Government and Co-operatives is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Local Government, except as provided by subclause (2).
(2)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Local Government and Co-operatives is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Consumer Affairs if the reference is used in or in relation to legislation administered by the latter Minister.

17   Construction of references to Minister for Multicultural and Ethnic Affairs

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Multicultural and Ethnic Affairs is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Ethnic Affairs.

18   Construction of references to Minister for Sport, Recreation and Racing

(1)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Sport, Recreation and Racing is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Sport and Recreation, except as provided by subclause (2).
(2)  In any document, a reference to the Minister for Sport, Recreation and Racing is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Gaming and Racing if the reference is used in or in relation to legislation administered by the latter Minister.

19   Construction of references to Minister for Small Business

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Small Business is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Small Business and Regional Development.

20   Construction of references to Minister for Regional Development

In any document, a reference to the Minister for Regional Development is to be construed as a reference to the Minister for Small Business and Regional Development.
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