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Australian Constitutions Act 1842 (Imp.).
General provisions; Constitutional law
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
State or Province
Type of legislation (Type of text)
This Constitution created a partly elective legislature for New South Wales (of which Queensland was a part) and authorised the establishment of representative legislative councils for New South Wales and Tasmania.
Amending Text region
Australian Constitutions Act 1844 (Imp.).
Electronic source title
Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel
AUS93305.pdf (PDF of Act as in force 11 April 1996)