Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion Act 1977

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1 Short Title and commencement
  • (1) This Act may be cited as the Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion Act 1977.

    (2) Sections 11 to 17, 19 to 28, 30, 31, and 38 to 43 of this Act shall come into force on the 1st day of January 1978.

    (3) Sections 18, 29, and 32 to 37 of this Act shall come into force on the 1st day of April 1978.

    (4) Except as provided in subsection (2) or subsection (3) of this section, this Act shall come into force on the date on which it receives the Governor-General's assent.