Act Government

Some articles on act government, act, governments, government, acts:

Alexander Maconochie Centre - History - Controversy
... Committee on Justice and Community Safety of the ACT Government resolved that it would inquire into and report on the circumstances surrounding the delay in the commencement of operations of the Centre, the cost ... At the same time, there was confusion between the ACT and the NSW Governments about willingness and ability of Corrective Services NSW to continue to accept ... The cessation of transfers of prisoners to NSW in December 2008 added to the pressure on ACT remand facilities and contributed further to their failure to be human ...
Australian Local Government Association
... The Australian Local Government Association is the national voice of local government, representing 560 councils across the country ... In structure, ALGA is a federation of state and territory local government associations ... Since 2001, membership has included the Government of the Australian Capital Territory (uniquely in Australia, the ACT Government combines both state and local government functions) ...
Recognition Of Same-sex Unions In Australia - Civil Partnerships and Registries - Australian Capital Territory
... Since 1994 the ACT has had the Domestic Relationships Act 1994 becoming the first jurisdiction in Australia to "acknowledge same-gender couples legally" ... On 16 August 2003, The ACT enacted laws relating to same-sex adoption. 9 years later 6 extra acts came into force that was passed by the Stanhope Government to abolish all discrimination against LGBT individual people, their ...
History Of The Australian Capital Territory - Government and The ACT - Self-government
... On 6 December 1988, the ACT was granted full self-government with the passage of the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act 1988 ... The Australian Labor Party formed the ACT's first government, led by Chief Minister Rosemary Follett, who made history as Australia's first female head of government ... Although since the commencement of self-government, ACT law has continued to apply in general to the Jervis Bay Territory under section 4A of the Jervis ...
Gungahlin Drive Extension - Protests
... In 2004 Save The Ridge had a legal victory with the ACT Government in relation to local planning laws ... The ACT Government then passed a new law with the purpose of overriding further legal challenges at the local level ... In 2005 Save The Ridge took the ACT Government and the National Capital Authority to the Federal Court of Australia in a further effort to have the project shut ...

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