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Mabo : the native title legislation / edited by M.A. Stephenson
Bib ID 596619
Format BookBook
Description St. Lucia, Queensland : University of Queensland Press, 1995 
209 p. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 0702227463
Summary

The Native Title Legislation arose out of the landmark Mabo decision. This new legislation will reverberate on the whole of Australia. It will affect forever our dealings in land management, natural resources, property development, and valuation. In this collection by experts in law, native title claims, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander legal matters, this far-reaching legislation is viewed from many angles. Extending beyond Mabo's recognition of indigenous rights to land, the Native Title Act defines how native title rights will be formally recognised, implemented and protected.

Full contents
  • Parliamentary Responses to the Mabo Decision / Frank Brennan
  • Constitutional Issues and the Native Title Act, 1993 (Cth) / R. D. Lumb
  • Native Title and International Law / Garth Nettheim
  • Mabo and the Miners - ad infinitum? / J. R. S. Forbes
  • Native Title Legislation and Mining / Hugh Fraser
  • Applications for a Determination of Native Title to the National Native Title Tribunal / B. A. Keon-Cohen
  • Pastoral Leases and Reservation Clauses / M. A. Stephenson
  • The Commonwealth Native Title Act 1993: A Critique / P. D. Connolly
  • Compensation and Valuation of Native Title / M. A. Stephenson
  • The Relationship Between the National Native Title Tribunal and the Queensland Native Title Tribunal / Dominic McGann and David Yarrow
 
Notes

"Published as a special edition of the University of Queensland law journal"--P. opp. t.p.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Australia. - Native Title Act 1993.  |  Mabo decision.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Land tenure.  |  Native title (Australia)  |  Aboriginal Australians - Legal status, laws, etc.  |  Land tenure - Law and legislation - Australia.  |  Australia
Other authors/contributors Stephenson, M. A. (Margaret Anne), 1954-
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