Part 1 Preliminary provisions

2 Commencement

(1)

The following sections come into force on the day after the date on which this Act receives the Royal assent:

(b)
(c)
(d)
(g)
(i)
(j)
(k)
(m)

section 372 as far as it relates to section 314; and

(n)
[Repealed]

(p)
(q)

Schedule 7 as far as it relates to the Casino Control Act 1990; and

(r)

section 4(1) as far as it relates to the sections specified in paragraphs (a) to (q).

(2)

Schedule 7 as far as it relates to the Gaming and Lotteries Act 1977 comes into force on 1 October 2003.

(3)

The rest of this Act comes into force on a date to be appointed by the Governor-General by Order in Council, and 1 or more Orders in Council may be made appointing different dates for different provisions.

(4)

An order under this section is secondary legislation (see Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019 for publication requirements).

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)
PresentationThe Minister must present it to the House of RepresentativesLA19 s 114, Sch 1 cl 32(1)(a)
DisallowanceIt may be disallowed by the House of Representatives LA19 ss 115, 116
This note is not part of the Act.

Section 2(1)(n): repealed, on 1 August 2020, by section 129 of the Racing Industry Act 2020 (2020 No 28).

Section 2(3): sections 16 and 376(3), and section 4(1), so far as it relates to those sections, brought into force, on 15 January 2004, by clause 2(1) of the Gambling Act Commencement Order 2003 (SR 2003/384).

Section 2(3): sections 220–223, 224(1)(o), 224(2), 225–234, and 235(5), and section 4(1), so far as it relates to those sections, brought into force, on 1 March 2004, by clause 2(2) of the Gambling Act Commencement Order 2003 (SR 2003/384).

Section 2(3): the rest of the Act, except for section 374 so far as it relates to the items in Schedule 9 relating to the Tax Administration Act 1994, brought into force, on 1 July 2004, by clause 2(3) of the Gambling Act Commencement Order 2003 (SR 2003/384).

Section 2(4): inserted, on 28 October 2021, by section 3 of the Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7).