Parliamentary Service Act 2000

25 House of Representatives may add land to parliamentary precincts


The House of Representatives may from time to time, by resolution,—


add any land or premises to the parliamentary precincts; or


exclude from the parliamentary precincts any land or premises that are part of the parliamentary precincts by virtue of this Act.


The House of Representatives may at any time revoke, vary, or modify a resolution under subsection (1).


No land or premises may be added under this section to the parliamentary precincts unless the Crown or the Parliamentary Corporation holds, on the date on which the resolution takes effect, an interest in the land or premises.


A resolution made under subsection (1) is a legislative instrument, but not a disallowable instrument, for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2012.

Section 25(4): replaced, on 5 August 2013, by section 77(3) of the Legislation Act 2012 (2012 No 119).