LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1995
Shire of Gnowangerup
(Discontinuation of Ward System) Order 2007
Made by the Governor in Executive Council on the recommendation of the Minister for Local Government.
This order is the District of the Shire of Gnowangerup (Discontinuation of Ward System) Order 2007.
2. Discontinuation of ward system for the District of the Shire of Gnowangerup (s.2.2 (1) (d) of the Act)
All wards in the district of the Shire of Gnowangerup are abolished immediately before the first ordinary elections day after the commencement of this order.
3. Consequential directions (s.9.62 of the Act)
(1) Part 4 of the Act, modified to the extent necessary to give effect to clause 2, applies to preparing for and conducting the next ordinary elections of the Shire of Gnowangerup as if the change effected by that clause had taken effect on the day on which this order commenced.
(2) For the avoidance of doubt, clause 2 does not affect the term of office of any councillor.
I recommend that the order in clause 2 be made as recommended by the Local Government Advisory Board.
Hon. LJILJANNA RAVLICH, MLC, Minister for Local Government;
Racing and Gaming; Multicultural Interests and Citizenship;
Government Enterprises; Minister assisting the Minister for
Planning and Infrastructure; Goldfields-Esperance; Youth.
By Command of the Governor,
M. C. WAUCHOPE, Clerk of the Executive Council.