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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA CONSTITUTION ACT - SECT 126

Power to Her Majesty to authorise Governor-General to appoint deputies [see Note 14]

                   The Queen may authorise the Governor-General to appoint any person, or any persons jointly or severally, to be his deputy or deputies within any part of the Commonwealth, and in that capacity to exercise during the pleasure of the Governor-General such powers and functions of the Governor-General as he thinks fit to assign to such deputy or deputies, subject to any limitations expressed or directions given by the Queen; but the appointment of such deputy or deputies shall not affect the exercise by the Governor-General himself of any power or function.

127  Aborigines not to be counted in reckoning population

                   In reckoning the numbers of people of the Commonwealth, or of a State or other part of the Commonwealth, aboriginal natives shall not be counted.


 

   

   



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