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STATE DEVELOPMENT AND PUBLIC WORKS ORGANISATION ACT 1971 - SECT 161A
Vesting land comprised in permanently closed road or unallocated State land
161A Vesting land comprised in permanently closed road or unallocated State
(1) Without limiting section 163 , the Coordinator-General may, by gazette
notice, declare that unallocated State land in a State development area is
vested in the Coordinator-General, in fee simple.
(2) Subsections (3) and (4)
apply if the Coordinator-General, by gazette notice, permanently closes all or
part of a road under section 161 (2) (a) .
(3) If the gazette notice states
that the land comprised in the road or part vests in the Coordinator-General
in fee simple, the land so vests.
(4) If the gazette notice states that the
land comprised in the road or part vests in the State, the land becomes
unallocated State land.
(5) Subsections (6) to (9) apply if land vests in the
Coordinator-General under subsection (1) or (3) .
(6) The vesting of the land
(a) on the day the gazette notice is published; or
(b) if the
gazette notice states a later day—on the later day.
(7) The chief executive
of the department in which the Land Act 1994 is administered must, under that
Act, register the vesting if the Coordinator-General lodges in the land
registry under that Act—
(a) a request under that Act to register the
(b) if that chief executive so requires—a plan of subdivision
under that Act for the land the subject of the vesting; and
(c) a copy of the
(8) On the registration of the request to vest, the Governor
in Council may issue to the Coordinator-General a deed of grant under the
Land Act 1994 for the land the subject of the vesting.
(9) Despite the
Land Act 1994 and the Land Title Act 1994 , no fee is payable by the
Coordinator-General in relation to the registration of the vesting or to give
effect to it.
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