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Aboriginal Land Rights Act 1983 No 42
Current version for 3 April 2017 to date (accessed 21 September 2017 at 22:31)
Part 1 Section 3
3   Purpose of Act
The purposes of this Act are as follows:
(a)  to provide land rights for Aboriginal persons in New South Wales,
(b)  to provide for representative Aboriginal Land Councils in New South Wales,
(c)  to vest land in those Councils,
(d)  to provide for the acquisition of land, and the management of land and other assets and investments, by or for those Councils and the allocation of funds to and by those Councils,
(e)  to provide for the provision of community benefit schemes by or on behalf of those Councils.