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Page 125 - Pleasure shall not have any Force unless and until within Two Years from the Day on which it was presented to the...
Page 114 - ... the Commonwealth of Australia. But the Queen may, at any time after the proclamation, appoint a GovernorGeneral for the Commonwealth. 4. The Commonwealth shall be established, and the Constitution of the Commonwealth shall take effect, on and after the day so appointed. But the Parliaments of the several colonies may at any time after the passing of this Act...
Page 208 - Council, to declare by proclamation that, on and after a day therein appointed, not being later than one year after the passing of this Act, the people of New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Queensland, and Tasmania, and also, if Her Majesty is satisfied that the people of Western Australia have agreed thereto, of Western Australia, shall be united in a Federal Commonwealth under the name of the Commonwealth of Australia.
Page 319 - ... in like gold coin, beginning nine years after the date aforesaid. The provisions of this Article shall be in addition to all other benefits assured to the Republic of Panama under this convention. But no delay or difference of opinion under this Article or any other provisions of this treaty shall affect or interrupt the full operation and effect of this convention in all other respects.
Page 122 - The Parliament shall, subject to this constitution, have exclusive power to make laws for the peace, order, and good government of the Commonwealth with respect to — I. The seat of Government of the Commonwealth, and all places acquired by the Commonwealth for public purposes.
Page 122 - Naturalization and aliens: xx) Foreign corporations, and trading or financial corporations formed within the limits of the Commonwealth: xxi) Marriage: xxii) Divorce and matrimonial causes; and in relation thereto, parental rights, and the custody and guardianship of infants...
Page 124 - Representatives, in the same or the next session, again passes the proposed law with or without any amendments which have been made, suggested, or agreed to by the Senate, and the Senate rejects or fails to pass it or passes it with amendments to...
Page 127 - The Parliament may make laws conferring original jurisdiction on the High Court in any matter — (i.) Arising under this Constitution, or involving its interpretation : (ii.) Arising under any laws made by the Parliament . (iii.) Of Admiralty and maritime jurisdiction : (iv.) Relating to the same subject-matter claimed under the laws of different States : 77.
Page 113 - WHEREAS the people of New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Queensland, and Tasmania, humbly relying on the blessing of Almighty God, have agreed to unite in one indissoluble Federal Commonwealth under the Crown of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and under the Constitution hereby established...