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ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS ACT 1991


TABLE OF PROVISIONS

   PART 1--PRELIMINARY

   1.      Purposes  
   2.      Commencement  
   3.      Definitions  
   3A.     Filming Approval Act 2014  
   4.      Act binds the Crown  
   5.      Objectives  

   PART 2--THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS BOARD

           Division 1--Establishment and membership

   6.      Establishment  
   7.      Board represents Crown  
   8.      Board member's immunity  
   9.      Board's accountability  
   10.     Membership and procedure  

           Division 2--Functions and general powers

   11.     Functions  
   12.     General powers  
   13.     Delegation  

           Division 3--Miscellaneous specific powers

   14.     Specific powers  
   15.     Services  

           Division 4--Powers over land

   16.     Botanic gardens  
   17.     Managed Crown land  
   18.     Managed freehold land  
   19.     Notice of managed land  
   20.     Land acquired by gift  
   21.     When is acquired land not managed land?  
   22.     Notice where land ceases to be managed land  
   23.     Disposal of land  
   24.     Leases, licences and permits  
   24A.    Further power to lease land at Royal Botanic Gardens, Cranbourne  

           Division 5--Powers over the State botanical collection

   25.     Additions to the collection  
   26.     Maintaining the collection  
   27.     Disposal of the collection  

           Division 6--Works

   28.     Board may carry out works  

           Division 7--Finance and reporting

   29.     General fund  
   30.     Borrowing and investment powers  
   31.     Treasurer's guarantees  
   32.     Agreements with Secretary  
   33.     Secretary's access to financial information  
   35.     Corporate plan and budget  

   PART 3--THE DIRECTOR AND STAFF

           Division 1--The Director

   38.     Appointment  
   39.     Terms of office  
   40.     Resignation  
   41.     Removal from office  
   41A.    Appointment of acting Director  
   42.     Reappointment to public service and superannuation  
   43.     Director's role  
   44.     Director must give Secretary financial information  

           Division 2--Chief botanist and other staff

   45.     Nomination of chief botanist  
   46.     Role of the chief botanist  
   47.     Delegation by chief botanist  
   48.     Other staff  

           Division 3--General

   49.     Staff not subject to Public Administration Act 2004  

   PART 4--ENFORCEMENT AND REGULATIONS

   50.     Who may take proceedings?  
   50A.    Offences  
   50B.    Requirement to give name and address  
   50C.    Authorised officers must identify themselves  
   51.     Regulations  

   PART 5--AMENDMENTS AND TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS

           Division 2--Transitional provisions

   53.     Assets and liabilities to vest in Board  
   54.     Reservations and tenures to continue  
   55.     Gifts, trusts etc.  
   56.     Continued regulations  
   57.     Transferred staff  
   58.     Superannuation and reappointment to the public service  
   59.     References to government botanist  
   61.     Savings provision for Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson  
           SCHEDULE 1
           SCHEDULE 2
           SCHEDULE 3
           ENDNOTES


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