(1) An amendment to which this Division applies that has not been ratified in accordance with section 46AH lapses on the day immediately after the last day on which it could have been so ratified.
(2) When an amendment has lapsed under subsection (1) the Minister must publish a notice in the Government Gazette setting out the date on which the amendment lapsed.
(3) The publication of the notice under subsection (2) is conclusive proof of the date that the amendment lapsed.
S. 46AL inserted by No. 43/2003 s. 3.