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No. 43. 16-Mar-2012
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Rights in Water and Irrigation Act 1914

Rights in Water and Irrigation Exemption (Section 26C) Order 2012

Made by the Governor in Executive Council under section 26C of the Act.

1. Citation

This order is the Rights in Water and Irrigation Exemption (Section 26C) Order 2012.

2. Commencement

This order comes into operation as follows —

(a) clauses 1 and 2 — on the day on which this order is published in the Gazette;

(b) the rest of the order — on the day after that day.

3. Term used: proclaimed area

In this order —

proclaimed area means an area proclaimed under section 26B of the Act.

4. Exemption from sections 5C and 26B(3) to (6)

(1) Sections 5C and 26B(3) to (6) of the Act do not apply in relation to a non-artesian well situated, or to be situated, in a proclaimed area if the well is used, or to be used, to take water solely for the purpose of monitoring either or both of the following —

(a) water levels;

(b) water quality.

(2) For the purposes of this order, all proclaimed areas are specified.

By Command of the Governor,

G. MOORE, Clerk of the Executive Council.


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