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Interpretation Act 1987 No 15
Current version for 15 September 2015 to date (accessed 24 May 2017 at 00:53)
Part 2 Section 13A
13A   NSW Government agencies and statutory bodies representing the Crown
(1)  If an Act provides that a body is:
(a)  a NSW Government agency, or
(b)  a statutory body representing the Crown,
the body has the status, privileges and immunities of the Crown.
(2)  If an Act provides that a body:
(a)  is not or does not represent the Crown, or
(b)  is not a NSW Government agency or a statutory body representing the Crown,
the body does not have the status, privileges and immunities of the Crown.
(3)  This section extends (without limiting its operation):
(a)  to a provision that is expressed to be made for the purposes of any Act or more generally, and
(b)  to privileges and immunities conferred by law expressly or as a matter of construction.
(4)  In any Act or instrument:
(a)  a reference to a NSW Government agency includes a reference to a body that is declared to be a statutory body representing the Crown, or
(b)  a reference to a statutory body representing the Crown includes a reference to a body that is declared to be a NSW Government agency.
(5)  In this section, the Crown includes the State and the Government of the State.