Section 29 of the Constitution of Urabba Parks

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Section 29 of the Constitution of Urabba Parks provides for the formation of electoral divisions that elect members of the House of Ordinaries.

Compiled text (Section 29 - Electoral divisions)

(1)    The Parliament may provide for the allocation of membership of Urabba Parks eligible to elect members of the House of Ordinaries to electoral divisions, and specify the number of electoral divisions and the number of parliamentary memberships in those divisions.

(2)    An electoral division shall not be formed out of membership granted by or subject to the law of different jurisdictional divisions, unless the electoral division comprises all the membership of Urabba Parks eligible to elect members of the House of Ordinaries granted by or subject to the law of those jurisdictional divisions.

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Statute or Instrument Number and year Assent Commencement Application, saving and transitional provisions
Constitution Adoption 2021 No. 1, 2021 11 Jan 2021 1 Feb 2021 (gaz 2021,p. 1)
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Relevant notes from the explanatory memorandum

125. This section, based on the corresponding section of the Australian Constitution, provides for the allocation of membership of Urabba Parks to electoral divisions by the Parliament and clarifies the situation regarding membership granted by or subject to the law of different jurisdictional divisions – membership granted by or subject to the law of different jurisdictional divisions may not form an electoral division unless the electoral division consists of all membership granted by or subject to the law of those jurisdictional divisions.

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