7. Application of Act
(1) This Act applies to all natural persons, whether Australian citizens or not, and whether resident in the State or not, and to all corporations, whether incorporated or carrying on business in the State or not.
(2) The conferral by or under this Act or by any permit, drilling reservation, lease, licence, special prospecting authority or access authority of rights over any land to which Part III of the Aboriginal Affairs Planning Authority Act 1972 applies does not prevent or in any way affect the application of section 31 of that Act to any person exercising those rights.
[Section 7 amended by No. 107 of 1982 s.6; No. 12 of 1990 s.6; No. 78 of 1990 s.7.]