Parliamentary Service Act 2000

25 House of Representatives may add land to parliamentary precincts

(1)

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

(a)

add any land or premises to the parliamentary precincts; or

(b)

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

(2)

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

(3)

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.

(4)

A resolution under subsection (1) or (2) is secondary legislation (see Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019 for publication requirements).

(5)

The Clerk of the House of Representatives must lodge a copy of the resolution with the Parliamentary Counsel Office for the purpose of publication under the Legislation Act 2019.

Legislation Act 2019 requirements for secondary legislation made under this section
PublicationPCO must publish it on the legislation website and notify it in the GazetteLA19 s 69(1)(c)
PresentationIt is not required to be presented to the House of Representatives because an exemption applies under Schedule 3 of the Legislation Act 2019LA19 s 114, Sch 3
DisallowanceIt is not disallowableLA19 s 115
This note is not part of the Act.

Section 25(4): replaced, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).

Section 25(5): inserted, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).