In this Act:
"Advisory Board" means the Advisory Board of Multicultural NSW established under this Act.
"Chairperson" means the person appointed under this Act as the Chairperson of the Advisory Board.
"Chief Executive Officer" means the Chief Executive Officer of Multicultural NSW.
"citizenship" --see section 3 (2).
"commitment to Australia" --see section 3 (2A).
"cultural diversity" means the different linguistic, religious and ancestral backgrounds of the people of New South Wales.
"exercise" a function includes perform a duty.
"function" includes a power, authority or duty.
"Multicultural NSW" means Multicultural NSW constituted by this Act.
"multicultural principles" --see section 3.
"public authority" means any public or local authority constituted by or under an Act, and includes a Government department, a statutory State owned corporation, a local council, a body whose accounts are required to be audited by the Auditor General or any other body prescribed by the regulations.