5 Abolition of Ministry for the Arts and transfer of
(1) All branches are removed from the Ministry for the Arts and added
to the Department of the Arts, Sport and Recreation.
Note. The branches concerned include the staff attached to the Art
Gallery of New South Wales, the Australian Museum, the Film and Television
Office, the Historic Houses Trust, the Powerhouse Museum, the State Library,
State Records and the Sydney Opera House.
(2) The Ministry for the Arts is abolished as a Department of the
(3) In any document, a reference to the Ministry for the Arts is to be
construed as a reference to the Department of the Arts, Sport and