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Est. Apr. 21, 1930, and assumed transport functions from the former Dept. of Markets and Transport. Abolished Apr. 12, 1932, when its functions were transferred to the new Dept. of the Interior and Dept. of Commerce. Re-est. June 26, 1941; and succeeded Mar. 16, 1950, by Dept. of Fuel, Shipping and Transport. This was succeeded, May 11, 1951, by Dept. of Shipping and Transport and Dept. of National Development. On Dec. 19, 1972, Dept. of Shipping and Transport was succeeded by Dept. of Secondary Industry and a new Dept. of Transport, which absorbed the whole of the Dept. of Civil Aviation on Nov. 30, 1973. On May 7, 1982, Dept. of Transport was succeeded by Dept. of Aviation and Dept. of Transport and Construction. On Mar. 11, 1983, Dept. of Transport and Construction was succeeded by Dept. of Housing and Construction and another new Dept. of Transport. In 1987 Dept. of Transport merged with the Dept. of Aviation and the Dept. of Communications to form Dept. of Transport and Communications. In January 1994 this department was split to reestablish the Dept. of Transport and form a new Dept. of Communications and the Arts. In March 1996, the Dept. of Transport absorbed some of the regional development functions of the Dept. of Housing and Regional Development to form the Dept. of Transport and Regional Development. Works by these bodies are found under the name used at the time of publication

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