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CIVIL AVIATION (CARRIERS' LIABILITY) ACT 1959 - SECT 11

Convention to have force of law

             (1)  The provisions of the Convention have, subject to this Part, the force of law in Australia in relation to any carriage by air to which the Convention applies, irrespective of the nationality of the aircraft performing that carriage.

             (2)  A reference in this Part to the Convention shall, unless the contrary intention appears, be read as a reference to the provisions of the Convention as having the force of law by virtue of this section.



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