Legislation Act 2019

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Commencement of legislation

24 Outline of commencement provisions


Sections 25 to 29 set rules for the commencement of legislation that—


give effect to the commencement stated or provided for in the legislation; and


provide default rules for commencement if the legislation does not state or provide for the commencement; and


provide further detail for the effective operation and application of those rules.


Subsection (1) is a guide only to the general scheme and effect of the provisions that affect commencement of legislation.